Re: [NTO] System Restore in XP
- Sorry about my messages being wrapped weird. I'm testing out Mozilla's
I love Mozilla, but don't use quoted text much. Just trying to get the
hag of it! :P
Ray Shapp wrote:
> Of course, those are fall-back options. I was hoping someone had a readyIt serves about the same purpose as it did in Windows Me. When
> reference for finding targeted info on the System Restore function.
Microsoft saw that Roxio (Adaptec)
was doing good with "GoBack", it decided to make it a part of the
Doesn't surprise me, look at what they did with ZIP folders!
The more they add, the more money they get from consumers because of the
functionality. Anyways, on with a little more detail on System Restore
This is one article that should give a pretty good (and detailed) overview:
>Tech support for Dell has really gone down the tube from every single
> You did answer my question about BIOS roll-back. Thank you very
> much. I was
> afraid SR would be unable to restore an updated BIOS. I will download
> a fresh
> copy of my current BIOS before I install the update.
> This machine is only a week old and it is under warranty. I did phone
> Tech Support once already about this machine and I have called them at
> least a
> dozen times during the past few years about other computers. My
> experience is
> that I get wrong or misleading or incomplete answers from a live support
> person just as often as I get anyone who really helps. Direct access
> to their
> Knowledge Base is often more useful, and it is always faster (I
> haven't opted
> to pay for premium access to Tech Supp).
person that I talk to or email. This
is really a topic of its own. Just remember, the economy is getting
worse and worse, especially for techs.
You either have warm bodies getting paid nothing for their help (95%),
or you get people with experience
that have been doing it for years, have seen exactly what you are
describing, etc. (5%)
>Thanx from me (and I'm sure everyone else); I love helping out when I
> Folks like you, Brian and many others on this forum have been most
can. I sign up on boards and stuff
just to help out and gain more knowledge. I am very surprised that the
NoteTab list users even discuss these
things. Expert-Exchange.com is a place I help people out. Lockergnome
forums are another. There's so
much information out there!