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Anonymous
August 23, 2005 1:10:46 AM

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I turned off system restore to eliminate the current restore points. Now I
can't start system restore because there is no longer a System Restore tab.
I get the following errors in the System event log:

Event Type: Error
Event Source: SRService
Event Category: None
Event ID: 104
Date: 8/21/2005
Time: 20:45:23
User: N/A
Computer: D875PBZ
Description:
The System Restore initialization process failed.
Data:
0000: 05 00 00 00 ....

Event Type: Error
Event Source: Service Control Manager
Event Category: None
Event ID: 7023
Date: 8/21/2005
Time: 20:45:13
User: N/A
Computer: D875PBZ
Description:
The System Restore Service service terminated with the following error:
Access is denied.

I reinstalled sr.inf but that hasn't helped.

Help!

TIA

Regards,
Sam Holbrook
Anonymous
August 23, 2005 1:10:47 AM

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Try this, go to the start button, run, type in gpedit.msc, click
administrative templates, system, system restore and see - turn off system
restore/config, click properties and mark not configured..

j;-)

"Sam Holbrook" wrote:

> I turned off system restore to eliminate the current restore points. Now I
> can't start system restore because there is no longer a System Restore tab.
> I get the following errors in the System event log:
>
> Event Type: Error
> Event Source: SRService
> Event Category: None
> Event ID: 104
> Date: 8/21/2005
> Time: 20:45:23
> User: N/A
> Computer: D875PBZ
> Description:
> The System Restore initialization process failed.
> Data:
> 0000: 05 00 00 00 ....
>
> Event Type: Error
> Event Source: Service Control Manager
> Event Category: None
> Event ID: 7023
> Date: 8/21/2005
> Time: 20:45:13
> User: N/A
> Computer: D875PBZ
> Description:
> The System Restore Service service terminated with the following error:
> Access is denied.
>
> I reinstalled sr.inf but that hasn't helped.
>
> Help!
>
> TIA
>
> Regards,
> Sam Holbrook
>
>
>
Anonymous
August 23, 2005 1:45:30 AM

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"Sam Holbrook" <samuel.holbrook@comcast.net> wrote:

>I turned off system restore to eliminate the current restore points. Now I
>can't start system restore because there is no longer a System Restore tab.
>I get the following errors in the System event log:
>
For future reference the Disk Cleanup utility (in Accessories - System
Tools) has an advanced option that will remove all but the most recent
System Restore point.

Also see MVP Bert Kinney's System Restore pages:
http://bertk.mvps.org/index.html for addtional information and advice
regarding System Restore.

Good luck

Ron Martell Duncan B.C. Canada
--
Microsoft MVP
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http://onlinehelp.bc.ca

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Anonymous
August 24, 2005 1:04:47 PM

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Hi Sam,

Here are the instruction on regaining the System Restore Tab.
http://bertk.mvps.org/html/tips.html#DisabledByPolicy

--
Regards,
Bert Kinney MS-MVP Shell/User
http://bertk.mvps.org

Sam Holbrook wrote:
> I turned off system restore to eliminate the current
> restore points. Now I can't start system restore because
> there is no longer a System Restore tab. I get the
> following errors in the System event log:
> Event Type: Error
> Event Source: SRService
> Event Category: None
> Event ID: 104
> Date: 8/21/2005
> Time: 20:45:23
> User: N/A
> Computer: D875PBZ
> Description:
> The System Restore initialization process failed.
> Data:
> 0000: 05 00 00 00 ....
>
> Event Type: Error
> Event Source: Service Control Manager
> Event Category: None
> Event ID: 7023
> Date: 8/21/2005
> Time: 20:45:13
> User: N/A
> Computer: D875PBZ
> Description:
> The System Restore Service service terminated with the
> following error: Access is denied.
>
> I reinstalled sr.inf but that hasn't helped.
>
> Help!
>
> TIA
>
> Regards,
> Sam Holbrook
Anonymous
August 26, 2005 10:16:50 AM

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Bert,

How do I find out what it is that 'access is denied' to?

TIA

Regards,
Sam Holbrook

"Bert Kinney" <bert@NSmvps.org> wrote in message
news:%23GTcoxKqFHA.2592@TK2MSFTNGP12.phx.gbl...
> Hi Sam,
>
> Here are the instruction on regaining the System Restore Tab.
> http://bertk.mvps.org/html/tips.html#DisabledByPolicy
>
> --
> Regards,
> Bert Kinney MS-MVP Shell/User
> http://bertk.mvps.org
>
> Sam Holbrook wrote:
>> I turned off system restore to eliminate the current
>> restore points. Now I can't start system restore because
>> there is no longer a System Restore tab. I get the
>> following errors in the System event log:
>> Event Type: Error
>> Event Source: SRService
>> Event Category: None
>> Event ID: 104
>> Date: 8/21/2005
>> Time: 20:45:23
>> User: N/A
>> Computer: D875PBZ
>> Description:
>> The System Restore initialization process failed.
>> Data:
>> 0000: 05 00 00 00 ....
>>
>> Event Type: Error
>> Event Source: Service Control Manager
>> Event Category: None
>> Event ID: 7023
>> Date: 8/21/2005
>> Time: 20:45:13
>> User: N/A
>> Computer: D875PBZ
>> Description:
>> The System Restore Service service terminated with the
>> following error: Access is denied.
>>
>> I reinstalled sr.inf but that hasn't helped.
>>
>> Help!
>>
>> TIA
>>
>> Regards,
>> Sam Holbrook
>
>
Anonymous
August 26, 2005 4:11:18 PM

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Hi Sam,

The fact that the System Restore tab is missing indicates a policy was set to deny access
to SR.
This can be set via Security Setting, a registry edit, or as I suspect, by virus/malware
infection.

Follow these instruction on regain the System Restore Tab in System Properties.
http://bertk.mvps.org/html/tips.html#DisabledByPolicy

--
Regards,
Bert Kinney MS-MVP Shell/User
http://bertk.mvps.org

Sam Holbrook wrote:
> Bert,
>
> How do I find out what it is that 'access is denied' to?
>
> TIA
>
> Regards,
> Sam Holbrook
>
> "Bert Kinney" wrote
>> Hi Sam,
>>
>> Here are the instruction on regaining the System Restore
>> Tab.
>> http://bertk.mvps.org/html/tips.html#DisabledByPolicy --
>> Regards,
>> Bert Kinney MS-MVP Shell/User
>> http://bertk.mvps.org
>>
>> Sam Holbrook wrote:
>>> I turned off system restore to eliminate the current
>>> restore points. Now I can't start system restore
>>> because there is no longer a System Restore tab. I get
>>> the following errors in the System event log:
>>> Event Type: Error
>>> Event Source: SRService
>>> Event Category: None
>>> Event ID: 104
>>> Date: 8/21/2005
>>> Time: 20:45:23
>>> User: N/A
>>> Computer: D875PBZ
>>> Description:
>>> The System Restore initialization process failed.
>>> Data:
>>> 0000: 05 00 00 00 ....
>>>
>>> Event Type: Error
>>> Event Source: Service Control Manager
>>> Event Category: None
>>> Event ID: 7023
>>> Date: 8/21/2005
>>> Time: 20:45:13
>>> User: N/A
>>> Computer: D875PBZ
>>> Description:
>>> The System Restore Service service terminated with the
>>> following error: Access is denied.
>>>
>>> I reinstalled sr.inf but that hasn't helped.
>>>
>>> Help!
>>>
>>> TIA
>>>
>>> Regards,
>>> Sam Holbrook
Anonymous
August 26, 2005 6:11:27 PM

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Bert,

Still no Tab.

Using secpol.msc what security policy do I need to activate with fail to
create a log in security folder the item that 'access is denied' refers to?

Regards,
Sam Holbrook

"Bert Kinney" <bert@NSmvps.org> wrote in message
news:o pLk8qlqFHA.3544@TK2MSFTNGP15.phx.gbl...
> Hi Sam,
>
> The fact that the System Restore tab is missing indicates a policy was set
> to deny access to SR.
> This can be set via Security Setting, a registry edit, or as I suspect, by
> virus/malware infection.
>
> Follow these instruction on regain the System Restore Tab in System
> Properties.
> http://bertk.mvps.org/html/tips.html#DisabledByPolicy
>
> --
> Regards,
> Bert Kinney MS-MVP Shell/User
> http://bertk.mvps.org
>
> Sam Holbrook wrote:
>> Bert,
>>
>> How do I find out what it is that 'access is denied' to?
>>
>> TIA
>>
>> Regards,
>> Sam Holbrook
>>
>> "Bert Kinney" wrote
>>> Hi Sam,
>>>
>>> Here are the instruction on regaining the System Restore
>>> Tab.
>>> http://bertk.mvps.org/html/tips.html#DisabledByPolicy --
>>> Regards,
>>> Bert Kinney MS-MVP Shell/User
>>> http://bertk.mvps.org
>>>
>>> Sam Holbrook wrote:
>>>> I turned off system restore to eliminate the current
>>>> restore points. Now I can't start system restore
>>>> because there is no longer a System Restore tab. I get
>>>> the following errors in the System event log:
>>>> Event Type: Error
>>>> Event Source: SRService
>>>> Event Category: None
>>>> Event ID: 104
>>>> Date: 8/21/2005
>>>> Time: 20:45:23
>>>> User: N/A
>>>> Computer: D875PBZ
>>>> Description:
>>>> The System Restore initialization process failed.
>>>> Data:
>>>> 0000: 05 00 00 00 ....
>>>>
>>>> Event Type: Error
>>>> Event Source: Service Control Manager
>>>> Event Category: None
>>>> Event ID: 7023
>>>> Date: 8/21/2005
>>>> Time: 20:45:13
>>>> User: N/A
>>>> Computer: D875PBZ
>>>> Description:
>>>> The System Restore Service service terminated with the
>>>> following error: Access is denied.
>>>>
>>>> I reinstalled sr.inf but that hasn't helped.
>>>>
>>>> Help!
>>>>
>>>> TIA
>>>>
>>>> Regards,
>>>> Sam Holbrook
>
>
Anonymous
August 28, 2005 2:15:54 PM

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Following the instructions provided, is the System Restore visible?

I am not familiar with the policy question you are referring to.

--
Regards,
Bert Kinney MS-MVP Shell/User
http://bertk.mvps.org


Sam Holbrook wrote:
> Bert,
>
> Still no Tab.
>
> Using secpol.msc what security policy do I need to
> activate with fail to create a log in security folder the
> item that 'access is denied' refers to?
> Regards,
> Sam Holbrook
>
> "Bert Kinney" <bert@NSmvps.org> wrote in message
> news:o pLk8qlqFHA.3544@TK2MSFTNGP15.phx.gbl...
>> Hi Sam,
>>
>> The fact that the System Restore tab is missing
>> indicates a policy was set to deny access to SR.
>> This can be set via Security Setting, a registry edit,
>> or as I suspect, by virus/malware infection.
>>
>> Follow these instruction on regain the System Restore
>> Tab in System Properties.
>> http://bertk.mvps.org/html/tips.html#DisabledByPolicy
>>
>> --
>> Regards,
>> Bert Kinney MS-MVP Shell/User
>> http://bertk.mvps.org
>>
>> Sam Holbrook wrote:
>>> Bert,
>>>
>>> How do I find out what it is that 'access is denied' to?
>>>
>>> TIA
>>>
>>> Regards,
>>> Sam Holbrook
>>>
>>> "Bert Kinney" wrote
>>>> Hi Sam,
>>>>
>>>> Here are the instruction on regaining the System
>>>> Restore Tab.
>>>> http://bertk.mvps.org/html/tips.html#DisabledByPolicy
>>>> -- Regards,
>>>> Bert Kinney MS-MVP Shell/User
>>>> http://bertk.mvps.org
>>>>
>>>> Sam Holbrook wrote:
>>>>> I turned off system restore to eliminate the current
>>>>> restore points. Now I can't start system restore
>>>>> because there is no longer a System Restore tab. I get
>>>>> the following errors in the System event log:
>>>>> Event Type: Error
>>>>> Event Source: SRService
>>>>> Event Category: None
>>>>> Event ID: 104
>>>>> Date: 8/21/2005
>>>>> Time: 20:45:23
>>>>> User: N/A
>>>>> Computer: D875PBZ
>>>>> Description:
>>>>> The System Restore initialization process failed.
>>>>> Data:
>>>>> 0000: 05 00 00 00 ....
>>>>>
>>>>> Event Type: Error
>>>>> Event Source: Service Control Manager
>>>>> Event Category: None
>>>>> Event ID: 7023
>>>>> Date: 8/21/2005
>>>>> Time: 20:45:13
>>>>> User: N/A
>>>>> Computer: D875PBZ
>>>>> Description:
>>>>> The System Restore Service service terminated with the
>>>>> following error: Access is denied.
>>>>>
>>>>> I reinstalled sr.inf but that hasn't helped.
>>>>>
>>>>> Help!
>>>>>
>>>>> TIA
>>>>>
>>>>> Regards,
>>>>> Sam Holbrook
Anonymous
August 28, 2005 3:02:49 PM

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Bert,

No. Control Panel, Performance and Maintenance, System no longer has a
System Restore tab. However, on the Performance and Maintenance panel under
'See Also' there is an icon System Restore. When I double click, I get
"System Restore is not able to protect your computer. Please restart your
computer, and then run System Restore again.".
After restart and after cold boot same icon same no tab same message. I use
NAV and NPF faithfully, do weekly system scans with NAV, spybot and adaware.

The event log for security does't log anything by default. You have set,
for example, protected system file accesses to successful and/or failure
from default none to get security event logging.

Regards,
Sam Holbrook

>"Bert Kinney" <bert@NSmvps.org> wrote in message
>news:%23$iZ%23r9qFHA.1788@tk2msftngp13.phx.gbl...
> Following the instructions provided, is the System Restore visible?
>
> I am not familiar with the policy question you are referring to.
>
> --
> Regards,
> Bert Kinney MS-MVP Shell/User
> http://bertk.mvps.org
>
>
> Sam Holbrook wrote:
>> Bert,
>>
>> Still no Tab.
>>
>> Using secpol.msc what security policy do I need to
>> activate with fail to create a log in security folder the
>> item that 'access is denied' refers to?
>> Regards,
>> Sam Holbrook
>>
>> "Bert Kinney" <bert@NSmvps.org> wrote in message
>> news:o pLk8qlqFHA.3544@TK2MSFTNGP15.phx.gbl...
>>> Hi Sam,
>>>
>>> The fact that the System Restore tab is missing
>>> indicates a policy was set to deny access to SR.
>>> This can be set via Security Setting, a registry edit,
>>> or as I suspect, by virus/malware infection.
>>>
>>> Follow these instruction on regain the System Restore
>>> Tab in System Properties.
>>> http://bertk.mvps.org/html/tips.html#DisabledByPolicy
>>>
>>> --
>>> Regards,
>>> Bert Kinney MS-MVP Shell/User
>>> http://bertk.mvps.org
>>>
>>> Sam Holbrook wrote:
>>>> Bert,
>>>>
>>>> How do I find out what it is that 'access is denied' to?
>>>>
>>>> TIA
>>>>
>>>> Regards,
>>>> Sam Holbrook
>>>>
>>>> "Bert Kinney" wrote
>>>>> Hi Sam,
>>>>>
>>>>> Here are the instruction on regaining the System
>>>>> Restore Tab.
>>>>> http://bertk.mvps.org/html/tips.html#DisabledByPolicy
>>>>> -- Regards,
>>>>> Bert Kinney MS-MVP Shell/User
>>>>> http://bertk.mvps.org
>>>>>
>>>>> Sam Holbrook wrote:
>>>>>> I turned off system restore to eliminate the current
>>>>>> restore points. Now I can't start system restore
>>>>>> because there is no longer a System Restore tab. I get
>>>>>> the following errors in the System event log:
>>>>>> Event Type: Error
>>>>>> Event Source: SRService
>>>>>> Event Category: None
>>>>>> Event ID: 104
>>>>>> Date: 8/21/2005
>>>>>> Time: 20:45:23
>>>>>> User: N/A
>>>>>> Computer: D875PBZ
>>>>>> Description:
>>>>>> The System Restore initialization process failed.
>>>>>> Data:
>>>>>> 0000: 05 00 00 00 ....
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Event Type: Error
>>>>>> Event Source: Service Control Manager
>>>>>> Event Category: None
>>>>>> Event ID: 7023
>>>>>> Date: 8/21/2005
>>>>>> Time: 20:45:13
>>>>>> User: N/A
>>>>>> Computer: D875PBZ
>>>>>> Description:
>>>>>> The System Restore Service service terminated with the
>>>>>> following error: Access is denied.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> I reinstalled sr.inf but that hasn't helped.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Help!
>>>>>>
>>>>>> TIA
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Regards,
>>>>>> Sam Holbrook
>
>
Anonymous
August 28, 2005 4:11:05 PM

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At this point I would suggest reinstalling System Restore.
http://bertk.mvps.org/html/tips.html#ReinstallSR

--
Regards,
Bert Kinney MS-MVP Shell/User
http://bertk.mvps.org

Sam Holbrook wrote:
> Bert,
>
> No. Control Panel, Performance and Maintenance, System
> no longer has a System Restore tab. However, on the
> Performance and Maintenance panel under 'See Also' there
> is an icon System Restore. When I double click, I get
> "System Restore is not able to protect your computer. Please restart your computer, and
> then run System Restore again.". After restart and after cold boot same icon same no
> tab
> same message. I use NAV and NPF faithfully, do weekly
> system scans with NAV, spybot and adaware.
> The event log for security does't log anything by
> default. You have set, for example, protected system
> file accesses to successful and/or failure from default
> none to get security event logging.
> Regards,
> Sam Holbrook
>
>> "Bert Kinney" <bert@NSmvps.org> wrote in message
>> news:%23$iZ%23r9qFHA.1788@tk2msftngp13.phx.gbl...
>> Following the instructions provided, is the System
>> Restore visible? I am not familiar with the policy question you are
>> referring to. --
>> Regards,
>> Bert Kinney MS-MVP Shell/User
>> http://bertk.mvps.org
>>
>>
>> Sam Holbrook wrote:
>>> Bert,
>>>
>>> Still no Tab.
>>>
>>> Using secpol.msc what security policy do I need to
>>> activate with fail to create a log in security folder
>>> the item that 'access is denied' refers to?
>>> Regards,
>>> Sam Holbrook
>>>
>>> "Bert Kinney" <bert@NSmvps.org> wrote in message
>>> news:o pLk8qlqFHA.3544@TK2MSFTNGP15.phx.gbl...
>>>> Hi Sam,
>>>>
>>>> The fact that the System Restore tab is missing
>>>> indicates a policy was set to deny access to SR.
>>>> This can be set via Security Setting, a registry edit,
>>>> or as I suspect, by virus/malware infection.
>>>>
>>>> Follow these instruction on regain the System Restore
>>>> Tab in System Properties.
>>>> http://bertk.mvps.org/html/tips.html#DisabledByPolicy
>>>>
>>>> --
>>>> Regards,
>>>> Bert Kinney MS-MVP Shell/User
>>>> http://bertk.mvps.org
>>>>
>>>> Sam Holbrook wrote:
>>>>> Bert,
>>>>>
>>>>> How do I find out what it is that 'access is denied'
>>>>> to? TIA
>>>>>
>>>>> Regards,
>>>>> Sam Holbrook
>>>>>
>>>>> "Bert Kinney" wrote
>>>>>> Hi Sam,
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Here are the instruction on regaining the System
>>>>>> Restore Tab.
>>>>>> http://bertk.mvps.org/html/tips.html#DisabledByPolicy
>>>>>> -- Regards,
>>>>>> Bert Kinney MS-MVP Shell/User
>>>>>> http://bertk.mvps.org
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Sam Holbrook wrote:
>>>>>>> I turned off system restore to eliminate the current
>>>>>>> restore points. Now I can't start system restore
>>>>>>> because there is no longer a System Restore tab. I
>>>>>>> get the following errors in the System event log:
>>>>>>> Event Type: Error
>>>>>>> Event Source: SRService
>>>>>>> Event Category: None
>>>>>>> Event ID: 104
>>>>>>> Date: 8/21/2005
>>>>>>> Time: 20:45:23
>>>>>>> User: N/A
>>>>>>> Computer: D875PBZ
>>>>>>> Description:
>>>>>>> The System Restore initialization process failed.
>>>>>>> Data:
>>>>>>> 0000: 05 00 00 00 ....
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> Event Type: Error
>>>>>>> Event Source: Service Control Manager
>>>>>>> Event Category: None
>>>>>>> Event ID: 7023
>>>>>>> Date: 8/21/2005
>>>>>>> Time: 20:45:13
>>>>>>> User: N/A
>>>>>>> Computer: D875PBZ
>>>>>>> Description:
>>>>>>> The System Restore Service service terminated with
>>>>>>> the following error: Access is denied.
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> I reinstalled sr.inf but that hasn't helped.
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> Help!
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> TIA
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> Regards,
>>>>>>> Sam Holbrook
Anonymous
August 28, 2005 4:28:19 PM

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Bert,

Already done. See original post. Last sentence.

Regards,
Sam Holbrook

"Bert Kinney" <bert@NSmvps.org> wrote in message
news:u00bVs%23qFHA.3216@TK2MSFTNGP12.phx.gbl...
> At this point I would suggest reinstalling System Restore.
> http://bertk.mvps.org/html/tips.html#ReinstallSR
>
> --
> Regards,
> Bert Kinney MS-MVP Shell/User
> http://bertk.mvps.org
>
> Sam Holbrook wrote:
>> Bert,
>>
>> No. Control Panel, Performance and Maintenance, System
>> no longer has a System Restore tab. However, on the
>> Performance and Maintenance panel under 'See Also' there
>> is an icon System Restore. When I double click, I get
>> "System Restore is not able to protect your computer. Please restart your
>> computer, and then run System Restore again.". After restart and after
>> cold boot same icon same no tab
>> same message. I use NAV and NPF faithfully, do weekly
>> system scans with NAV, spybot and adaware.
>> The event log for security does't log anything by
>> default. You have set, for example, protected system
>> file accesses to successful and/or failure from default
>> none to get security event logging.
>> Regards,
>> Sam Holbrook
>>
>>> "Bert Kinney" <bert@NSmvps.org> wrote in message
>>> news:%23$iZ%23r9qFHA.1788@tk2msftngp13.phx.gbl...
>>> Following the instructions provided, is the System
>>> Restore visible? I am not familiar with the policy question you are
>>> referring to. --
>>> Regards,
>>> Bert Kinney MS-MVP Shell/User
>>> http://bertk.mvps.org
>>>
>>>
>>> Sam Holbrook wrote:
>>>> Bert,
>>>>
>>>> Still no Tab.
>>>>
>>>> Using secpol.msc what security policy do I need to
>>>> activate with fail to create a log in security folder
>>>> the item that 'access is denied' refers to?
>>>> Regards,
>>>> Sam Holbrook
>>>>
>>>> "Bert Kinney" <bert@NSmvps.org> wrote in message
>>>> news:o pLk8qlqFHA.3544@TK2MSFTNGP15.phx.gbl...
>>>>> Hi Sam,
>>>>>
>>>>> The fact that the System Restore tab is missing
>>>>> indicates a policy was set to deny access to SR.
>>>>> This can be set via Security Setting, a registry edit,
>>>>> or as I suspect, by virus/malware infection.
>>>>>
>>>>> Follow these instruction on regain the System Restore
>>>>> Tab in System Properties.
>>>>> http://bertk.mvps.org/html/tips.html#DisabledByPolicy
>>>>>
>>>>> --
>>>>> Regards,
>>>>> Bert Kinney MS-MVP Shell/User
>>>>> http://bertk.mvps.org
>>>>>
>>>>> Sam Holbrook wrote:
>>>>>> Bert,
>>>>>>
>>>>>> How do I find out what it is that 'access is denied'
>>>>>> to? TIA
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Regards,
>>>>>> Sam Holbrook
>>>>>>
>>>>>> "Bert Kinney" wrote
>>>>>>> Hi Sam,
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> Here are the instruction on regaining the System
>>>>>>> Restore Tab.
>>>>>>> http://bertk.mvps.org/html/tips.html#DisabledByPolicy
>>>>>>> -- Regards,
>>>>>>> Bert Kinney MS-MVP Shell/User
>>>>>>> http://bertk.mvps.org
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> Sam Holbrook wrote:
>>>>>>>> I turned off system restore to eliminate the current
>>>>>>>> restore points. Now I can't start system restore
>>>>>>>> because there is no longer a System Restore tab. I
>>>>>>>> get the following errors in the System event log:
>>>>>>>> Event Type: Error
>>>>>>>> Event Source: SRService
>>>>>>>> Event Category: None
>>>>>>>> Event ID: 104
>>>>>>>> Date: 8/21/2005
>>>>>>>> Time: 20:45:23
>>>>>>>> User: N/A
>>>>>>>> Computer: D875PBZ
>>>>>>>> Description:
>>>>>>>> The System Restore initialization process failed.
>>>>>>>> Data:
>>>>>>>> 0000: 05 00 00 00 ....
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> Event Type: Error
>>>>>>>> Event Source: Service Control Manager
>>>>>>>> Event Category: None
>>>>>>>> Event ID: 7023
>>>>>>>> Date: 8/21/2005
>>>>>>>> Time: 20:45:13
>>>>>>>> User: N/A
>>>>>>>> Computer: D875PBZ
>>>>>>>> Description:
>>>>>>>> The System Restore Service service terminated with
>>>>>>>> the following error: Access is denied.
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> I reinstalled sr.inf but that hasn't helped.
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> Help!
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> TIA
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> Regards,
>>>>>>>> Sam Holbrook
>
>
Anonymous
August 28, 2005 5:00:36 PM

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OK.

I have not seen the registry edit to restore the SR tab not work when logged on as
Administrator.

I would then suspect there's a application/virus interfering with SR and suggest
uninstalling NAV and any other Norton products. Then retry the registry edit to restore
the tab.

Here's some more information on the issue.
System Restore Group Policy restrictions
http://windowsxp.mvps.org/srpolicy.htm

--
Regards,
Bert Kinney MS-MVP Shell/User
http://bertk.mvps.org






Sam Holbrook wrote:
> Bert,
>
> Already done. See original post. Last sentence.
>
> Regards,
> Sam Holbrook
>
> "Bert Kinney" <bert@NSmvps.org> wrote in message
> news:u00bVs%23qFHA.3216@TK2MSFTNGP12.phx.gbl...
>> At this point I would suggest reinstalling System
>> Restore. http://bertk.mvps.org/html/tips.html#ReinstallSR
>>
>> --
>> Regards,
>> Bert Kinney MS-MVP Shell/User
>> http://bertk.mvps.org
>>
>> Sam Holbrook wrote:
>>> Bert,
>>>
>>> No. Control Panel, Performance and Maintenance, System
>>> no longer has a System Restore tab. However, on the
>>> Performance and Maintenance panel under 'See Also' there
>>> is an icon System Restore. When I double click, I get
>>> "System Restore is not able to protect your computer.
>>> Please restart your computer, and then run System
>>> Restore again.". After restart and after cold boot
>>> same icon same no tab same message. I use NAV and NPF faithfully, do weekly
>>> system scans with NAV, spybot and adaware.
>>> The event log for security does't log anything by
>>> default. You have set, for example, protected system
>>> file accesses to successful and/or failure from default
>>> none to get security event logging.
>>> Regards,
>>> Sam Holbrook
>>>
>>>> "Bert Kinney" <bert@NSmvps.org> wrote in message
>>>> news:%23$iZ%23r9qFHA.1788@tk2msftngp13.phx.gbl...
>>>> Following the instructions provided, is the System
>>>> Restore visible? I am not familiar with the policy
>>>> question you are referring to. --
>>>> Regards,
>>>> Bert Kinney MS-MVP Shell/User
>>>> http://bertk.mvps.org
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> Sam Holbrook wrote:
>>>>> Bert,
>>>>>
>>>>> Still no Tab.
>>>>>
>>>>> Using secpol.msc what security policy do I need to
>>>>> activate with fail to create a log in security folder
>>>>> the item that 'access is denied' refers to?
>>>>> Regards,
>>>>> Sam Holbrook
>>>>>
>>>>> "Bert Kinney" <bert@NSmvps.org> wrote in message
>>>>> news:o pLk8qlqFHA.3544@TK2MSFTNGP15.phx.gbl...
>>>>>> Hi Sam,
>>>>>>
>>>>>> The fact that the System Restore tab is missing
>>>>>> indicates a policy was set to deny access to SR.
>>>>>> This can be set via Security Setting, a registry
>>>>>> edit, or as I suspect, by virus/malware infection.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Follow these instruction on regain the System Restore
>>>>>> Tab in System Properties.
>>>>>> http://bertk.mvps.org/html/tips.html#DisabledByPolicy
>>>>>>
>>>>>> --
>>>>>> Regards,
>>>>>> Bert Kinney MS-MVP Shell/User
>>>>>> http://bertk.mvps.org
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Sam Holbrook wrote:
>>>>>>> Bert,
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> How do I find out what it is that 'access is denied'
>>>>>>> to? TIA
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> Regards,
>>>>>>> Sam Holbrook
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> "Bert Kinney" wrote
>>>>>>>> Hi Sam,
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> Here are the instruction on regaining the System
>>>>>>>> Restore Tab.
>>>>>>>> http://bertk.mvps.org/html/tips.html#DisabledByPolicy
>>>>>>>> -- Regards,
>>>>>>>> Bert Kinney MS-MVP Shell/User
>>>>>>>> http://bertk.mvps.org
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> Sam Holbrook wrote:
>>>>>>>>> I turned off system restore to eliminate the
>>>>>>>>> current restore points. Now I can't start system
>>>>>>>>> restore because there is no longer a System
>>>>>>>>> Restore tab. I get the following errors in the
>>>>>>>>> System event log: Event Type: Error
>>>>>>>>> Event Source: SRService
>>>>>>>>> Event Category: None
>>>>>>>>> Event ID: 104
>>>>>>>>> Date: 8/21/2005
>>>>>>>>> Time: 20:45:23
>>>>>>>>> User: N/A
>>>>>>>>> Computer: D875PBZ
>>>>>>>>> Description:
>>>>>>>>> The System Restore initialization process failed.
>>>>>>>>> Data:
>>>>>>>>> 0000: 05 00 00 00 ....
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> Event Type: Error
>>>>>>>>> Event Source: Service Control Manager
>>>>>>>>> Event Category: None
>>>>>>>>> Event ID: 7023
>>>>>>>>> Date: 8/21/2005
>>>>>>>>> Time: 20:45:13
>>>>>>>>> User: N/A
>>>>>>>>> Computer: D875PBZ
>>>>>>>>> Description:
>>>>>>>>> The System Restore Service service terminated with
>>>>>>>>> the following error: Access is denied.
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> I reinstalled sr.inf but that hasn't helped.
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> Help!
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> TIA
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> Regards,
>>>>>>>>> Sam Holbrook
Anonymous
August 28, 2005 6:25:21 PM

Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.help_and_support (More info?)

Is the system restore service disabled in services.msc? If so, set to
automatic in it's properties.. Sart, run, type "services.msc" scroll to
system restore and double click..
j;-)
"Sam Holbrook" wrote:

> Bert,
>
> Already done. See original post. Last sentence.
>
> Regards,
> Sam Holbrook
>
> "Bert Kinney" <bert@NSmvps.org> wrote in message
> news:u00bVs%23qFHA.3216@TK2MSFTNGP12.phx.gbl...
> > At this point I would suggest reinstalling System Restore.
> > http://bertk.mvps.org/html/tips.html#ReinstallSR
> >
> > --
> > Regards,
> > Bert Kinney MS-MVP Shell/User
> > http://bertk.mvps.org
> >
> > Sam Holbrook wrote:
> >> Bert,
> >>
> >> No. Control Panel, Performance and Maintenance, System
> >> no longer has a System Restore tab. However, on the
> >> Performance and Maintenance panel under 'See Also' there
> >> is an icon System Restore. When I double click, I get
> >> "System Restore is not able to protect your computer. Please restart your
> >> computer, and then run System Restore again.". After restart and after
> >> cold boot same icon same no tab
> >> same message. I use NAV and NPF faithfully, do weekly
> >> system scans with NAV, spybot and adaware.
> >> The event log for security does't log anything by
> >> default. You have set, for example, protected system
> >> file accesses to successful and/or failure from default
> >> none to get security event logging.
> >> Regards,
> >> Sam Holbrook
> >>
> >>> "Bert Kinney" <bert@NSmvps.org> wrote in message
> >>> news:%23$iZ%23r9qFHA.1788@tk2msftngp13.phx.gbl...
> >>> Following the instructions provided, is the System
> >>> Restore visible? I am not familiar with the policy question you are
> >>> referring to. --
> >>> Regards,
> >>> Bert Kinney MS-MVP Shell/User
> >>> http://bertk.mvps.org
> >>>
> >>>
> >>> Sam Holbrook wrote:
> >>>> Bert,
> >>>>
> >>>> Still no Tab.
> >>>>
> >>>> Using secpol.msc what security policy do I need to
> >>>> activate with fail to create a log in security folder
> >>>> the item that 'access is denied' refers to?
> >>>> Regards,
> >>>> Sam Holbrook
> >>>>
> >>>> "Bert Kinney" <bert@NSmvps.org> wrote in message
> >>>> news:o pLk8qlqFHA.3544@TK2MSFTNGP15.phx.gbl...
> >>>>> Hi Sam,
> >>>>>
> >>>>> The fact that the System Restore tab is missing
> >>>>> indicates a policy was set to deny access to SR.
> >>>>> This can be set via Security Setting, a registry edit,
> >>>>> or as I suspect, by virus/malware infection.
> >>>>>
> >>>>> Follow these instruction on regain the System Restore
> >>>>> Tab in System Properties.
> >>>>> http://bertk.mvps.org/html/tips.html#DisabledByPolicy
> >>>>>
> >>>>> --
> >>>>> Regards,
> >>>>> Bert Kinney MS-MVP Shell/User
> >>>>> http://bertk.mvps.org
> >>>>>
> >>>>> Sam Holbrook wrote:
> >>>>>> Bert,
> >>>>>>
> >>>>>> How do I find out what it is that 'access is denied'
> >>>>>> to? TIA
> >>>>>>
> >>>>>> Regards,
> >>>>>> Sam Holbrook
> >>>>>>
> >>>>>> "Bert Kinney" wrote
> >>>>>>> Hi Sam,
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>> Here are the instruction on regaining the System
> >>>>>>> Restore Tab.
> >>>>>>> http://bertk.mvps.org/html/tips.html#DisabledByPolicy
> >>>>>>> -- Regards,
> >>>>>>> Bert Kinney MS-MVP Shell/User
> >>>>>>> http://bertk.mvps.org
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>> Sam Holbrook wrote:
> >>>>>>>> I turned off system restore to eliminate the current
> >>>>>>>> restore points. Now I can't start system restore
> >>>>>>>> because there is no longer a System Restore tab. I
> >>>>>>>> get the following errors in the System event log:
> >>>>>>>> Event Type: Error
> >>>>>>>> Event Source: SRService
> >>>>>>>> Event Category: None
> >>>>>>>> Event ID: 104
> >>>>>>>> Date: 8/21/2005
> >>>>>>>> Time: 20:45:23
> >>>>>>>> User: N/A
> >>>>>>>> Computer: D875PBZ
> >>>>>>>> Description:
> >>>>>>>> The System Restore initialization process failed.
> >>>>>>>> Data:
> >>>>>>>> 0000: 05 00 00 00 ....
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>> Event Type: Error
> >>>>>>>> Event Source: Service Control Manager
> >>>>>>>> Event Category: None
> >>>>>>>> Event ID: 7023
> >>>>>>>> Date: 8/21/2005
> >>>>>>>> Time: 20:45:13
> >>>>>>>> User: N/A
> >>>>>>>> Computer: D875PBZ
> >>>>>>>> Description:
> >>>>>>>> The System Restore Service service terminated with
> >>>>>>>> the following error: Access is denied.
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>> I reinstalled sr.inf but that hasn't helped.
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>> Help!
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>> TIA
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>> Regards,
> >>>>>>>> Sam Holbrook
> >
> >
>
>
>
Anonymous
August 29, 2005 12:31:12 AM

Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.help_and_support (More info?)

Jaymon,

The System Restore Service is okay.
Thanks for the suggestion.

Regards,
Sam Holbrook

"Jaymon" <Jaymon@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
news:9C0C0832-38E6-4996-B51F-CC23D73E1D4F@microsoft.com...
> Is the system restore service disabled in services.msc? If so, set to
> automatic in it's properties.. Sart, run, type "services.msc" scroll to
> system restore and double click..
> j;-)
> "Sam Holbrook" wrote:
>
>> Bert,
>>
>> Already done. See original post. Last sentence.
>>
>> Regards,
>> Sam Holbrook
>>
>> "Bert Kinney" <bert@NSmvps.org> wrote in message
>> news:u00bVs%23qFHA.3216@TK2MSFTNGP12.phx.gbl...
>> > At this point I would suggest reinstalling System Restore.
>> > http://bertk.mvps.org/html/tips.html#ReinstallSR
>> >
>> > --
>> > Regards,
>> > Bert Kinney MS-MVP Shell/User
>> > http://bertk.mvps.org
>> >
>> > Sam Holbrook wrote:
>> >> Bert,
>> >>
>> >> No. Control Panel, Performance and Maintenance, System
>> >> no longer has a System Restore tab. However, on the
>> >> Performance and Maintenance panel under 'See Also' there
>> >> is an icon System Restore. When I double click, I get
>> >> "System Restore is not able to protect your computer. Please restart
>> >> your
>> >> computer, and then run System Restore again.". After restart and
>> >> after
>> >> cold boot same icon same no tab
>> >> same message. I use NAV and NPF faithfully, do weekly
>> >> system scans with NAV, spybot and adaware.
>> >> The event log for security does't log anything by
>> >> default. You have set, for example, protected system
>> >> file accesses to successful and/or failure from default
>> >> none to get security event logging.
>> >> Regards,
>> >> Sam Holbrook
>> >>
>> >>> "Bert Kinney" <bert@NSmvps.org> wrote in message
>> >>> news:%23$iZ%23r9qFHA.1788@tk2msftngp13.phx.gbl...
>> >>> Following the instructions provided, is the System
>> >>> Restore visible? I am not familiar with the policy question you are
>> >>> referring to. --
>> >>> Regards,
>> >>> Bert Kinney MS-MVP Shell/User
>> >>> http://bertk.mvps.org
>> >>>
>> >>>
>> >>> Sam Holbrook wrote:
>> >>>> Bert,
>> >>>>
>> >>>> Still no Tab.
>> >>>>
>> >>>> Using secpol.msc what security policy do I need to
>> >>>> activate with fail to create a log in security folder
>> >>>> the item that 'access is denied' refers to?
>> >>>> Regards,
>> >>>> Sam Holbrook
>> >>>>
>> >>>> "Bert Kinney" <bert@NSmvps.org> wrote in message
>> >>>> news:o pLk8qlqFHA.3544@TK2MSFTNGP15.phx.gbl...
>> >>>>> Hi Sam,
>> >>>>>
>> >>>>> The fact that the System Restore tab is missing
>> >>>>> indicates a policy was set to deny access to SR.
>> >>>>> This can be set via Security Setting, a registry edit,
>> >>>>> or as I suspect, by virus/malware infection.
>> >>>>>
>> >>>>> Follow these instruction on regain the System Restore
>> >>>>> Tab in System Properties.
>> >>>>> http://bertk.mvps.org/html/tips.html#DisabledByPolicy
>> >>>>>
>> >>>>> --
>> >>>>> Regards,
>> >>>>> Bert Kinney MS-MVP Shell/User
>> >>>>> http://bertk.mvps.org
>> >>>>>
>> >>>>> Sam Holbrook wrote:
>> >>>>>> Bert,
>> >>>>>>
>> >>>>>> How do I find out what it is that 'access is denied'
>> >>>>>> to? TIA
>> >>>>>>
>> >>>>>> Regards,
>> >>>>>> Sam Holbrook
>> >>>>>>
>> >>>>>> "Bert Kinney" wrote
>> >>>>>>> Hi Sam,
>> >>>>>>>
>> >>>>>>> Here are the instruction on regaining the System
>> >>>>>>> Restore Tab.
>> >>>>>>> http://bertk.mvps.org/html/tips.html#DisabledByPolicy
>> >>>>>>> -- Regards,
>> >>>>>>> Bert Kinney MS-MVP Shell/User
>> >>>>>>> http://bertk.mvps.org
>> >>>>>>>
>> >>>>>>> Sam Holbrook wrote:
>> >>>>>>>> I turned off system restore to eliminate the current
>> >>>>>>>> restore points. Now I can't start system restore
>> >>>>>>>> because there is no longer a System Restore tab. I
>> >>>>>>>> get the following errors in the System event log:
>> >>>>>>>> Event Type: Error
>> >>>>>>>> Event Source: SRService
>> >>>>>>>> Event Category: None
>> >>>>>>>> Event ID: 104
>> >>>>>>>> Date: 8/21/2005
>> >>>>>>>> Time: 20:45:23
>> >>>>>>>> User: N/A
>> >>>>>>>> Computer: D875PBZ
>> >>>>>>>> Description:
>> >>>>>>>> The System Restore initialization process failed.
>> >>>>>>>> Data:
>> >>>>>>>> 0000: 05 00 00 00 ....
>> >>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>>>> Event Type: Error
>> >>>>>>>> Event Source: Service Control Manager
>> >>>>>>>> Event Category: None
>> >>>>>>>> Event ID: 7023
>> >>>>>>>> Date: 8/21/2005
>> >>>>>>>> Time: 20:45:13
>> >>>>>>>> User: N/A
>> >>>>>>>> Computer: D875PBZ
>> >>>>>>>> Description:
>> >>>>>>>> The System Restore Service service terminated with
>> >>>>>>>> the following error: Access is denied.
>> >>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>>>> I reinstalled sr.inf but that hasn't helped.
>> >>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>>>> Help!
>> >>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>>>> TIA
>> >>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>>>> Regards,
>> >>>>>>>> Sam Holbrook
>> >
>> >
>>
>>
>>
Anonymous
August 29, 2005 12:58:19 AM

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Bert,

My gut feeling is that srservice is not able to access my C: or F: SVI
folder to write the drivetable.txt file or the restore files themselves.
Do you know a security policy guru that can help set policies to log events
to the Security event log for the system event ID 104 error type 5: access
is denied
or should I post a new question to windowsxp.security_admin?

Regards,
Sam Holbrook

"Bert Kinney" <bert@NSmvps.org> wrote in message
news:%23jrXIj$qFHA.2540@TK2MSFTNGP09.phx.gbl...
> OK.
>
> I have not seen the registry edit to restore the SR tab not work when
> logged on as Administrator.
>
> I would then suspect there's a application/virus interfering with SR and
> suggest uninstalling NAV and any other Norton products. Then retry the
> registry edit to restore the tab.
>
> Here's some more information on the issue.
> System Restore Group Policy restrictions
> http://windowsxp.mvps.org/srpolicy.htm
>
> --
> Regards,
> Bert Kinney MS-MVP Shell/User
> http://bertk.mvps.org
>
>
>
>
>
>
> Sam Holbrook wrote:
>> Bert,
>>
>> Already done. See original post. Last sentence.
>>
>> Regards,
>> Sam Holbrook
>>
>> "Bert Kinney" <bert@NSmvps.org> wrote in message
>> news:u00bVs%23qFHA.3216@TK2MSFTNGP12.phx.gbl...
>>> At this point I would suggest reinstalling System
>>> Restore. http://bertk.mvps.org/html/tips.html#ReinstallSR
>>>
>>> --
>>> Regards,
>>> Bert Kinney MS-MVP Shell/User
>>> http://bertk.mvps.org
>>>
>>> Sam Holbrook wrote:
>>>> Bert,
>>>>
>>>> No. Control Panel, Performance and Maintenance, System
>>>> no longer has a System Restore tab. However, on the
>>>> Performance and Maintenance panel under 'See Also' there
>>>> is an icon System Restore. When I double click, I get
>>>> "System Restore is not able to protect your computer.
>>>> Please restart your computer, and then run System
>>>> Restore again.". After restart and after cold boot
>>>> same icon same no tab same message. I use NAV and NPF faithfully, do
>>>> weekly
>>>> system scans with NAV, spybot and adaware.
>>>> The event log for security does't log anything by
>>>> default. You have set, for example, protected system
>>>> file accesses to successful and/or failure from default
>>>> none to get security event logging.
>>>> Regards,
>>>> Sam Holbrook
>>>>
>>>>> "Bert Kinney" <bert@NSmvps.org> wrote in message
>>>>> news:%23$iZ%23r9qFHA.1788@tk2msftngp13.phx.gbl...
>>>>> Following the instructions provided, is the System
>>>>> Restore visible? I am not familiar with the policy
>>>>> question you are referring to. --
>>>>> Regards,
>>>>> Bert Kinney MS-MVP Shell/User
>>>>> http://bertk.mvps.org
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> Sam Holbrook wrote:
>>>>>> Bert,
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Still no Tab.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Using secpol.msc what security policy do I need to
>>>>>> activate with fail to create a log in security folder
>>>>>> the item that 'access is denied' refers to?
>>>>>> Regards,
>>>>>> Sam Holbrook
>>>>>>
>>>>>> "Bert Kinney" <bert@NSmvps.org> wrote in message
>>>>>> news:o pLk8qlqFHA.3544@TK2MSFTNGP15.phx.gbl...
>>>>>>> Hi Sam,
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> The fact that the System Restore tab is missing
>>>>>>> indicates a policy was set to deny access to SR.
>>>>>>> This can be set via Security Setting, a registry
>>>>>>> edit, or as I suspect, by virus/malware infection.
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> Follow these instruction on regain the System Restore
>>>>>>> Tab in System Properties.
>>>>>>> http://bertk.mvps.org/html/tips.html#DisabledByPolicy
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> --
>>>>>>> Regards,
>>>>>>> Bert Kinney MS-MVP Shell/User
>>>>>>> http://bertk.mvps.org
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> Sam Holbrook wrote:
>>>>>>>> Bert,
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> How do I find out what it is that 'access is denied'
>>>>>>>> to? TIA
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> Regards,
>>>>>>>> Sam Holbrook
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> "Bert Kinney" wrote
>>>>>>>>> Hi Sam,
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> Here are the instruction on regaining the System
>>>>>>>>> Restore Tab.
>>>>>>>>> http://bertk.mvps.org/html/tips.html#DisabledByPolicy
>>>>>>>>> -- Regards,
>>>>>>>>> Bert Kinney MS-MVP Shell/User
>>>>>>>>> http://bertk.mvps.org
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> Sam Holbrook wrote:
>>>>>>>>>> I turned off system restore to eliminate the
>>>>>>>>>> current restore points. Now I can't start system
>>>>>>>>>> restore because there is no longer a System
>>>>>>>>>> Restore tab. I get the following errors in the
>>>>>>>>>> System event log: Event Type: Error
>>>>>>>>>> Event Source: SRService
>>>>>>>>>> Event Category: None
>>>>>>>>>> Event ID: 104
>>>>>>>>>> Date: 8/21/2005
>>>>>>>>>> Time: 20:45:23
>>>>>>>>>> User: N/A
>>>>>>>>>> Computer: D875PBZ
>>>>>>>>>> Description:
>>>>>>>>>> The System Restore initialization process failed.
>>>>>>>>>> Data:
>>>>>>>>>> 0000: 05 00 00 00 ....
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> Event Type: Error
>>>>>>>>>> Event Source: Service Control Manager
>>>>>>>>>> Event Category: None
>>>>>>>>>> Event ID: 7023
>>>>>>>>>> Date: 8/21/2005
>>>>>>>>>> Time: 20:45:13
>>>>>>>>>> User: N/A
>>>>>>>>>> Computer: D875PBZ
>>>>>>>>>> Description:
>>>>>>>>>> The System Restore Service service terminated with
>>>>>>>>>> the following error: Access is denied.
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> I reinstalled sr.inf but that hasn't helped.
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> Help!
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> TIA
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> Regards,
>>>>>>>>>> Sam Holbrook
>
>
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