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Old 12-28-2006, 12:16 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Unhappy WinXP Boot with specific "System Restore Point"


My PC just crashed, i couln't reboot: it was hanging on the win logo screen.
I reinstalled on my other drive (D)and now, I wonder if i can restore from a specific "System Restore Point"
(C:\System Volume Information\_restore{80C4973B-BBF1-4E36-BBC0-236C2BF92D01}\RP961\snapshot\...)?
I know I can restore part of the the registry
(ie. _REGISTRY_MACHINE_SYSTEM to c:\windows\system32\config\system)
but can i restore it all with some Utilities that can rename and/or move the files? I have no idea what the files in the \snapshot\Repository\FS\ folder are????
Anyone knows what i'm talking about?
Thanks for any help!!!

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Old 12-28-2006, 04:19 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Interesting..what happens if you copy that restore point to the new partition? Does it detect it as a restore point in the system restore tool? Never tried it before.
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