Ashampoo releases Backup 14 with fuss-free cloud support
September 9, 2019 – 10:24 | Comments Off on Ashampoo releases Backup 14 with fuss-free cloud support
Ashampoo releases Backup 14 with fuss-free cloud support

Although we understand backing up our data is essential, finding the right backup tool isn’t easy at all. Many are just too complicated, designed to offer every possible option to suit advanced users. Problem is, …

Restore Point Creator: an easier way to manage Windows System Restore
November 26, 2013 – 10:42 | Comments Off on Restore Point Creator: an easier way to manage Windows System Restore
Restore Point Creator: an easier way to manage Windows System Restore

Windows System Restore is a very useful PC safety net which regularly backs up your key system settings and files, then helps you restore them later if disaster strikes. So it’s a shame that its …

Restore lost files from your Windows shadow copies with Z-VSSCopy
September 13, 2013 – 11:31 | 2 Comments
Restore lost files from your Windows shadow copies with Z-VSSCopy

In principle, the Windows Volume Shadow Copy service (VSS) was a great idea: a fully automatic system which would transparently back up your files at regular intervals, maintain multiple file versions as required, and allow …

Reliably create System Restore points from the command line with QuickSystemRestore
February 4, 2013 – 13:08 | Comments Off on Reliably create System Restore points from the command line with QuickSystemRestore
Reliably create System Restore points from the command line with QuickSystemRestore

Windows System Restore is usually an excellent technology. Your PC creates Restore Points automatically at key times, and if disaster strikes then you can restore your system settings or key files in a click or …

Quick tip: ditch System Restore for a more reliable solution
February 1, 2011 – 11:22 | Comments Off on Quick tip: ditch System Restore for a more reliable solution
Quick tip: ditch System Restore for a more reliable solution

System Restore is good when you’re in a tight spot, allowing you to roll back your computer’s key program and system files to earlier versions in an attempt to fix a problem. But it’s not …

Save valuable hard drive space with this quick System Restore tweak
November 10, 2009 – 13:37 | Comments Off on Save valuable hard drive space with this quick System Restore tweak
Save valuable hard drive space with this quick System Restore tweak

Windows can be, well, a little fragile at times (you may have noticed). Just one Registry error, or a single corrupt system file could be enough to stop your system booting. So it’s good to …