Explore the System Restore window and review the default settings. Create a System Restore point manually. Configure the Disk Space Usage setting to maximize the number of points saved while at the same time balancing that figure with the how much free space is available to work with. Learn how to access those restore points when necessary. Locate Local Group Policy entries.
- [Instructor] System Restore has been a part…of Windows since Windows ME,…and automatically takes snapshots of the…operating system and its various components,…including the registry without input from you.…The snapshots it saves are called…System Restore Points.…Let's open System Restore.…I'll type system restore in the search window…on the task bar, and in the results,…click Create a restore point.…Note that System Restore only restores…the operating system and registry.…
System Restore won't make any changes…to your files, your pictures, your music,…downloads, videos, or any other personal data.…All of that remains the same.…Notice here that the C drive is listed,…and protection is on.…C is usually the drive we're concerned with,…although other drives can certainly exist…and contain data.…If you ever feel like you're about to do…something risky such as installing…a new device or device driver,…you can create a restore point manually.…
Click Create to get started.…I'll name my restore point Sample Restore,…and click Create.…
Note: The course also maps to the third part of MCSA exam 70-698, Installing and Configuring Windows 10. Taking this course will prepare you for objectives in the Manage and Maintain Windows domain of the test.
- Configuring Windows Update
- Updating Windows apps
- Reviewing event logs
- Using Resource Monitor and Performance Monitor
- Managing security with Windows Defender
- Creating a recovery drive
- Restoring and recovering files
- Recovering the OS with Windows Recovery
- Configuring authorization and authentication
- Securing Windows 10 with passwords
- Joining workgroups and domains
- Creating and using accounts
- Automating tasks with PowerShell
Skill Level Intermediate
1. Configure Updates
2. Monitor Windows
3. Configure System and Data Recovery
4. Configure Authorization and Authentication
5. Configure Advanced
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