Restore point error

  1.    29 Nov 2015 #1

    Restore point error

    When I manually try and make a restore point using the windows program it ends with a property page error.
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    It still does the restore point ok and seems to work all right if I need to use that point to restore
    no error notifications pop up using the System Restore Point shortcut tool or when system does a restore point when adding new programs or drivers.
    So my best guess is the error is showing up because this page is open
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    Does it on two machines running Home 10586.14
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  2.    29 Nov 2015 #2

    In the past I've had mixed success with restore points. These days I make a system image anytime I have a system change. Much more reliable.
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  3.    30 Nov 2015 #3

    I agree with KACI. That said, what could you try? I suggest turning system restore off, reboot, then on again, then try again.

    If you get the same error, you could have a look at the event log and see if there's any other hint.

    You say you have encountered this on 2 PCs. So, did these ever create restore points successfully since installing Win 10? If so, what is unique to their configuration now?

    System - Microsoft Community

    - not the same error no. but it may be worth searching generally for 'system restore property page' and similar.

    Try sfc /scannow from an elevated command prompt.
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  4.    06 Dec 2015 #4

    All good now on one machine no errors popping up my best guess is Cumulative Update for Windows 10 Version 1511 for x64-based Systems (KB3116908) fixed it or running sfc /scannow a few times.
    Will run sfc /scan and have a look at error logs on other machine
    edit.. came good after sfc scan.
    I had ran sfc scans before to try and fix this error with no positive results.
    O well
    Both machines running well
    thx for the replies
    Last edited by mattfromoz; 06 Dec 2015 at 04:27.
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  5.    06 Dec 2015 #5

    Third party AV can interfere with System restore. Do you have any installed ?
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  6.    06 Dec 2015 #6

    No other AV only defender
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