Can I do a System Restore if windows wont get to the "Welc.. Tags: Microsoft System Restore Windows XP Last response: July 6, 2005 1:10 AM in Windows XP Share Anonymous July 5, 2005 8:08:03 PM Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.general (More info?) I need help w/a system restoration More about : system restore windows wont welc Anonymous July 5, 2005 10:04:53 PM Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.general (More info?) In article <E50CC278-2E2B-4557-8672-58A5984B4DE1@microsoft.com>, Jenni73931ok <Jenni73931ok@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote: >I need help w/a system restoration Please see this Microsoft Knowledge Base article: How to start the System Restore tool at a command prompt in Windows XP http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;304449 To search the Knowledge Base, go to this web page: http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=fh;EN-US;KBHOWTO -- Best Wishes, Steve Winograd, MS-MVP (Windows Networking) Please post any reply as a follow-up message in the news group for everyone to see. I'm sorry, but I don't answer questions addressed directly to me in E-mail or news groups. Microsoft Most Valuable Professional Program http://mvp.support.microsoft.com galen July 5, 2005 11:25:30 PM Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.general (More info?) In news:E50CC278-2E2B-4557-8672-58A5984B4DE1@microsoft.com, Jenni73931ok <Jenni73931ok@discussions.microsoft.com> had this to say: My reply is at the bottom of your sent message: > I need help w/a system restoration No. (The question in the subject.) Well no, not with Windows Restore. If you made a bare metal backup using a third party application then yes. Can you get in via safe mode and restore from there? Safe Mode : http://kgiii.info/windows/all/general/safemode.html Galen -- "But there are always some lunatics about. It would be a dull world without them." Sherlock Holmes Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Anonymous July 6, 2005 1:10:35 AM Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.general (More info?) Hi, Boot to Safe mode with command prompt, then load rstrui.exe from the C:\Windows\system32\restore folder. How to start in Safe mode: http://www.rickrogers.org/fixes.htm#Safe%20mode -- Best of Luck, Rick Rogers, aka "Nutcase" - Microsoft MVP http://mvp.support.microsoft.com/ Associate Expert - WindowsXP Expert Zone www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/expertzone Windows help - www.rickrogers.org "Jenni73931ok" <Jenni73931ok@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message news:E50CC278-2E2B-4557-8672-58A5984B4DE1@microsoft.com... >I need help w/a system restoration Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Trying to remove fun moods to no avail. Windows 8.1 system restore wont complete successfully Forum Windows won't start, startup repair can't help, neither does system restore Forum Want to system restore windows 8 but won't boot past BSOD error code 0xc0000185 Forum Windows won't let me restore my system. Forum Windows XP home won\'t do system restore. Forum Windows XP home won't do system restore. Forum System Restore Won't Open. I tried fixing it and now Microsoft Office & Programs in Add/Remove window won't show or open Forum internet window closes - system wont restore Forum SolvedIs there a way i can only restore system files in windows 8.1? Forum SolvedWindows randomly deactivated, no system restore points, now what? Forum SolvedSystem Restore on Windows 7 Professional but.... Forum SolvedPowered off during system restore now wont start Forum SolvedHow to Restore PC after Windows re-install w/ system image Forum SolvedWindows 7 freezes after start-up but is fine after system restore.... Forum SolvedI switched of my windows 8 toshiba during a system restore Forum SolvedNeed help to make a Windows 8.1 System Restore On a USB Flash Drive Forum SolvedMultiple Partition Windows 8 System Restore Forum I atttempted to complete a restore point and now windows won't load Forum Windows 7 won't boot, or restore Forum Solvedwhy isnt system restore working on my windows xp emachine, and how can i fix it without the recovery cd? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !