Can't delete all but last restore point in the usual manner. Solved


  1. Posts : 47
    Windows10 Home Edition
       28 Aug 2017 #1

    Can't delete all but last restore point in the usual manner.


    Been deleting all but last restore point for a very long time.Now it doesn't work the usual way.Anyone else had this problem?
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    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 18290
       28 Aug 2017 #2
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  3. Posts : 47
    Windows10 Home Edition
    Thread Starter
       28 Aug 2017 #3

    Thanks for the link,been using option 2 for years,now it doesn't work.Went into settings and deleted it that way but
    does not keep the last one,oh what the hell.
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  4. Brink's Avatar
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    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 18290
       28 Aug 2017 #4

    I just tested Option 2 on my system with Windows 10 build 16273, and it still deleted all but the latest restore point for me.

    Was it a really old restore point?
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  5. Posts : 47
    Windows10 Home Edition
    Thread Starter
       28 Aug 2017 #5

    No,it wasn't but I might have done something wrong in option 2.I will try it again.
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  6. Brink's Avatar
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    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 18290
       28 Aug 2017 #6

    Ok. It'll be interesting to hear your results. :)
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