Win XP spack 2 System Restore



A Pires
07-09-2005, 11:37 PM
Can anyone please help???
When i try to do a system restore i get a message saying:
System restore has been turned off by goup policy. To turn on system restore
contact your domain administrator.
what are group policy????
I am the administrator on my computer.
i am geting more and more frustrated and more and more stupid.
Any help will be much appreciated.
thanx
Amandio Pires

Thorsten Matzner
07-09-2005, 11:38 PM
"A Pires" <APires@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote:

>Can anyone please help???
>When i try to do a system restore i get a message saying:
>System restore has been turned off by goup policy. To turn on system restore
>contact your domain administrator.
>what are group policy????

For Windows XP Professional Edition: run GPEDIT from Start > Run. In
the Home Edition this is not available.
Also scan the computer for viruses and other malware.

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(tm)

A Pires
07-09-2005, 11:38 PM
Thanx Thorsten My winxp is home edition.
I have run spyware and virus killer and still with the problem.
Thanx again.
Amandio Pires

"Thorsten Matzner" wrote:

> "A Pires" <APires@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote:
>
> >Can anyone please help???
> >When i try to do a system restore i get a message saying:
> >System restore has been turned off by goup policy. To turn on system restore
> >contact your domain administrator.
> >what are group policy????
>
> For Windows XP Professional Edition: run GPEDIT from Start > Run. In
> the Home Edition this is not available.
> Also scan the computer for viruses and other malware.
>
> --
> (tm)
>

Rick \Nutcase\ Rogers
07-09-2005, 11:38 PM
Hi,

This from MVP Bert Kinney should help:
http://home.earthlink.net/~mvp_bert/html/tips.html#DisabledByPolicy

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Best of Luck,

Rick Rogers, aka "Nutcase" - Microsoft MVP
http://mvp.support.microsoft.com/
Associate Expert - WindowsXP Expert Zone
www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/expertzone
Windows help - www.rickrogers.org

"A Pires" <APires@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
news:7B58F3F9-36C1-4005-A1CE-C55B17D8EACA@microsoft.com...
> Can anyone please help???
> When i try to do a system restore i get a message saying:
> System restore has been turned off by goup policy. To turn on system
> restore
> contact your domain administrator.
> what are group policy????
> I am the administrator on my computer.
> i am geting more and more frustrated and more and more stupid.
> Any help will be much appreciated.
> thanx
> Amandio Pires


Win XP spack 2 System Restore