How to Create a System Restore Point in Windows 7 & Windows 8
Creating a System Restore Point in your system is very essential to recover your system after a crash. It becomes essential to create a system restore point especially when you are installing a new software for the first time . This feature was first introduced in Windows Me and is still present in Windows 7 as well as Windows 8 .
Create a System Restore Point
It is recommended that you create a system restore point especially before installing new software or when you are making major changes to your computer .
Just follow the steps below to create a restore point in Windows 7 or Windows 8 .
Right click on My Computer and go to Properties.
Then click on ‘System Protection’ link .
The System Properties dialog screen opens up . Then click on Create .
Type in a description for the restore point , which will help you remember the point at which it was created .
The time it takes to create a restore point , depends on the amount of data , computer speed , etc .
Now the restore point has been created . If anything goes wrong now , you will not have to worry as you can go back to that state in which you were before the changes were made .