XPlite can uninstall System Restore, re-install or repair System Restore on Windows XP and Windows 2000. Improve Windows performance and security.
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System Restore System Restore

System Restore monitors changes to your system allowing you to roll-back to previous configurations

Detailed information has not been added for this feature.

In XPlite Professional you can find System Restore under the group titled - Advanced Components - - Advanced Components -.

Install System Restore:

If you install System Restore to your system using XPlite Professional you will also be required to install the following components that System Restore requires:

Uninstall System Restore:

System Restore is not required by other system components in XPlite Professional. You can safely uninstall System Restore without compromising other XPlite Professional components.

BUT PLEASE NOTE: You may have other software installed that does require System Restore. If you encounter any compatibility issues with other software you can quickly and easily reinstall System Restore using XPlite Professional.


XPlite Professional can completely uninstall System Restore and reinstall to repair System Restore on:

  • Windows XP Professional: orig, SP1, SP2
  • Windows XP Home: orig, SP1, SP2
  • Windows 2003 Server: SP2(coming!)

User Removal Statistics for System Restore

Of 164 sampled Windows XP users, 69 left System Restore installed and 95 people uninstalled System Restore from their system.

Pro Users can help us collect these removal statistics.

  1. In XPlite or 2000lite press XPlite properties button to access preferences.
  2. Ensure logging is on.
  3. Check "Send component state data when checking for upgrades" on the Preferences tab.
  4. Using the Check for Upgrades button on the About tab.

The information sent is the last block only of component installation state data - you can see this in the log as "option=1" or "option=0". No personal information is conveyed.

The option to uninstall System Restore is only included in XPlite Professional.

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System Restore is avalable as option in XPlite ProfessionalPRO System Restore is not in the XPlite Free TrialTrial