Today, I’ll am going to show you How to Restore Windows 7 to a Previous Date. The Easiest Windows Error Fixing Method that you should know about it.
You can fix your Windows PC issues only if you know, what’s the issue actually, right.
I have a lot of knowledge about Windows troubleshooting, error fixing but so many times I didn’t even find where’s the error is coming from.
Yes, it happens. But today I am talking about the System Restore feature. It’s very simple to use.
Just Create a Restore point, when your Windows PC is working perfectly and this restore point will work as a backup file of your whole Windows system.
Whenever your Windows PC stops working perfectly, you can simply restore all the system settings to the previous date when your system was working perfectly.
Let’s know more about system restore and how to create the system restore point in Windows PC.
What is System Restore
System restore is a powerful tool that in most cases, should not be disabled. This feature just recovers all the settings and software at the date when you created the restore point.
Yes! I’ll also show you How to Restore Windows 7 to a Previous Date.
Windows having lots of features but it is difficult to get knowledge about every feature.
It is difficult because we learn about those features we need to know.
That’s why a normal user doesn’t have any knowledge about these features like system restore.
Whenever we install, uninstall any software, or make some changes to system settings or delete any file by mistaken from recycle bin.
Also, system restore will help you out with all of these issues.
Example: RAM is running out in your PC and suddenly you decided to remove some unnecessary software and by mistaken you uninstall the audio driver.
And then, you play a video and sound is gone, now you’re remembering about you uninstall the audio driver, but it is too late now.
System restore rolled back your PC in the previous date when your audio driver existed in software, get it.
So, In this post, I am going to show you How to Restore Windows 7 to a Previous Date.
What can I restore from System Restore
System restore tool allows restoring…
- System Settings
- Application/Software data
- All Files
It means you can restore almost everything from system restore in windows PC.
How to Restore Windows 7 to a Previous Date
The system restore is enabled by default, so you just need to create a restore point because if you have a restore point stored in system restore.
You can restore your PC and rolled back settings, software or files whenever you want.
I am using windows7 in this tutorial, for your information.
Follow Steps to Create a Restore Point:
Step 1. Open My Computer >> System Properties
Firstly, Open My Computer where all the drives are available and click on system properties. It’s just located on the top.
Step 2. System Protection
Step 3. Reach to System Restore (Another way)
Open search bar and type Create Restore Point then you’ll see create a restore point option, click on it.
Step 4. Click on System Protection Tab
In the System properties, click on the system protection tab.
Step 5. Select Drive >> Click on Configure
Select the Local Disk which you want to get protected by system restore and system restore will Create a Backup of this drive. You also can select All drives.
Then Click on Configure then you will prompt to choose from two actions
- Restore system settings and previous files
- Only restore the previous version of files
Choose an option from these two according to your needs, I am suggesting you use 1st one then click on Apply.
Now you can see the protection option is turned on. System Restore will automatically create a current date restore point for your system.
You’re all done now, System Restore point is auto-created successfully. However, if you want to create a restore point manually.
Step 6. Click on Create
As you can see in the above image, there is an option Create just below the Configure option, Click on Create.
Enter any name which will help you to remember the restore point you’re going to create like tag or label.
How to Restore the System
That’s it, whenever you want to restore the system, simply Open this System restore tab again.
Click on system restore >> choose a restore point >> Choose Drive >> restore.
Step 7. Open System Restore Tab >> Select System Restore point
Open the System restore tab as we’ve earlier mentioned, select the restore point and click on next.
Step 8. Choose the Drive to restore
Choose any drive or multiple drives to restore a previous restore point date and click on next.
Step 9. Confirm Restore
Finally, Click on finish and your system will rollback to the previous date when you created the restore point and your system was running perfectly.
Your system will take a restart and after that enjoy your day.