46. How Do I Clear System Restore Points To
Although system restore is a good feature,
creating a system restore point every 10 hours or
so, the files it stores can rapidly clog up your
hard drive, thus reducing performance. The default
space required by System restore is around 12% or
12GB on a 100GB hard drive. Obviously with this
extra baggage no wonder performance is affected.
You should be aware that, after you have deleted
all your restore points, it is advisable to manually
create a new restore point.
- Click the Start Button.
- In the Start Menu click All
- On the All Programs menu
- From the Accessories
drop down menu click, System Tools.
- From the System tools
drop down menu click, System Restore.
- On the Left Hand Side of
the System Restore Window you will see an option
marked System Restore Settings.
Click on this to open the System Properties
window. The system restore tab is already
system restore tab click to add a check
mark to the Turn of System restore on
All Drives option.
- Now click Apply.
- You will be warned that ALL restore points
will be deleted. Click Yes to