system restore missing

  Jomi 17:34 06 Jan 05
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I'd like to set a restore point but when I went to control panel/system there's no longer a system restore tab in the system properties.

Can anyone tell me where it went - or if I'm looking in the wrong place?

Thanks

  VoG II 17:40 06 Jan 05

What happens if you go to Start, Run, type in

C:\windows\system32\restore\rstrui.exe

and click OK?

  Jomi 17:53 06 Jan 05

Hi VoG

I get a message which says:

This application has failed to start because framedyn was not found. Reinstalling the application may fix this problem

  VoG II 18:00 06 Jan 05
  Jomi 18:01 06 Jan 05

sorry - typo,

above should have read - framedyn.dll was not found

  Stuartli 18:02 06 Jan 05

Can you access System Restore via Programs>System Tools?

If so, check that SR has not been disabled.

You also need to ensure that at least 200MB is available for SR's use as it will otherwise be disabled by default.

With today's very large HDDs, SR's original 12 per cent of capacity by default is too much and you can drop the percentage to around five or six per cent (how much system resources are being allocated is provided).

  Stuartli 18:03 06 Jan 05

MS solution:

click here;en-us;319114

or download it from here:

click here

  Stuartli 18:04 06 Jan 05

MS link in TinyURL form:

click here

  VoG II 18:05 06 Jan 05

Already posted that one, Stuartli :o)

  Jomi 18:07 06 Jan 05

Brilliant!!

thanks VoG

  Jomi 18:09 06 Jan 05

Oops sorry - thanks everyone else too, you must have posted while I was following the microsoft instructions.

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