We use cookies to provide you with a better experience. If you continue to use this site, we'll assume you're happy with this. Alternatively, click here to find out how to manage these cookies

hide cookie message
Contact Forum Editor

Send an email to our Forum Editor:


PLEASE NOTE: Your name is used only to let the Forum Editor know who sent the message. Both your name and email address will not be used for any other purpose.

Tech Helproom


It's free to register, to post a question or to start / join a discussion


 

Can't "Restore" Win XP


geedad

Likes # 0

I have recently updated drivers, and it seems that something has not worked properly. So, I tried to go back with Restore, but now I can't restore further back than today! When I updated the drivers, each update requested a restore point which I ticked 'yes' to, but obviously something has gone wrong and I can't start again! The Windows 'Restore' program seems frozen on today's date! Can anyone help, please? geedad

Like this post
Fruit Bat /\0/\

Likes # 0

In device manager click on the devices you installed new drivers for,

,right click select Properties - driver tab - Roll back driver

Like this post
woodchip

Likes # 0

And with regards to Restore, its now corrupt and needs turning off then back on and create a new restore point. All your old points are gone, so you will have to do the above

Like this post
geedad

Likes # 0

Fruit Bat /\0/\ woodchip Many thanks to both of you guys - again! -! Greatly appreciated. geedad

Like this post

Reply to this topic

This thread has been locked.



IDG UK Sites

Galaxy S6 UK release date, price, specs: When is the Samsung Galaxy S6 coming out? Galaxy S6 launch6......

IDG UK Sites

5 things we hate about MWC: What it's like to be a journalist at a technology trade show

IDG UK Sites

Interview: Lauren Currie aims to help design students bridge skills gap

IDG UK Sites

12in Retina MacBook Air release date rumours: new MacBook Air to have fingerprint ID, could launch...