How to create Restore Point in Windows 10 a Step by step guide

In Windows 10 it is super easy to create a restore point and you should know it right now, as restore points come as a life saver in emergency situations. Manually creating a restore point at certain intervals makes your mind peaceful. Even if something bad happens, like unintentional installation of a crappy software or messing up of system files on your windows, you can always choose to restore your windows at an earlier created restore point date.

How to Create a Restore Point in Windows 10

Step 1 – First of all search create a restore point in the windows taskbar in bottom left of your computer screen. Click on create a restore point as shown in the screenshot below.





Step 2 – In the menu that pops out, you can optionally click on configure first to check settings.




If you have a large hard disk say 1TB or more than 1 TB, its better to drag the max usage to 4-5 % as it will be used for storing system restore backups in case of emergency.

Step 3– If you feel all is Ok at the configuration end, Just press ok and then click on create in the main window.




Step 4 – Enter any name you wish so that you can identify it later. Finally click on create.

Step 5 – It will take a while while the restore point is being created. After that a dialogue box will come out saying your system restore point has been created.




Tip – Its better to name it as date or an important work or a suspicious system file change which you are unsure of.

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