Your Windows PC can easy to compromised by any factors and this can cause a lot of stress for you. Many of times Virus or malware can infect your computer or sometime simple tasks such as installing a new app, driver, or update can create issues with your computer, and you may want to undo the changes you made to revert your PC back to normal. If this only driver or app problem, you can easily restore your Windows 10 by windows restore point, but if problem is bigger and you have to completely reinstall your windows 10. But Windows 10 restore point is very useful.
Restore Point allows you to essentially save a ‘snapshot’ of your computer system copy at a given moment which is then stored as a restore point. If your computer Somehow starts working abnormal or becomes laggy, you can then revert to this restore point that you saved and your PC will go back to how it was at that time.
Importance of creating a Restore Point in Windows PC:
Most of us had encountered with windows pc that after installing new software or driver and problems starts with your computer, and wished that we could undo changes and bring back our PC to how it was before. By creating a restore point on a Windows PC, you can effectively bring back your computer to a previously saved state if you think that its current state is compromised.
It should be noted that if you have installed any programs after a restore point has been created, that once a restore is performed those programs will not be there anymore.
How to create a Restore Point in Windows 10:
Step 1: Open up Control Panel on your PC. You can access it by either using your computers built-in search function, through the Quick Access Menu, or by using Windows assistant Cortana [Type “Control Panel” as search keyword]. Open up the System and Security section and then click on System.
Or you can open System by alternative method. Open any folder >> Right click on My computer from the left panel >> Properties.
Step 2: Now from the left pane click on System Protection.
Note- Make sure that the Windows Drive (usually C) has Protection set to On by selecting the drive and clicking on Configure.
Step 3: Click on the Create button to create a system restore point. You can write a description so that you can remember in future why this restore point is important to you.
All Done and you have successfully created a restore point.
How to Restore your Windows 10 through saved Restore point:
- Open up System Protection as mentioned above.
- Click on System Restore, and you will see a list of available restore points to choose from.
- Click on Next and then Finished to begin a system restore.
Through this process you can easily create and restore windows 10 inbuilt restore point feature. Having a Restore point can help windows users, and you always have an option to take your PC back in time when your System was working like normal.