How to restore Windows 10 to the previous state using a restore point

Here is how to rollback Windows 10 to the previous state using the previously created system restore point. But note! You need to do two things before you will be able to restore your system:

  1. Enable system protection;
  2. Create a restore point.

How to restore Windows 10 to the previous state using a restore point

Step 1. Go to “System”

  • The esiest way to do it is to press Win+Break.
  • Another way is right-click “This Computer” and select “Properties”:
    this pc system

Step 2. Click “System protection”

system protection in Windows 10

Step 3. Click “System Restore”

system restore in windows 10

Step 4. Select “Choose a different restore point” and click “Next” :

restore system files and settings in Windows 10

Step 5. Choose desired restore point paying attention to date and time of its creation. Then click “Next” :

restore your computer to the state it was in

Step 6. Click “Finish” to confirm your restore point:

restore your system using selected restore point

Step 7. Click “Yes” to start System Restore:

confirm system restore in Windows 10

Wait… You PC is about to reboot soon:

preparing to restore your system

Wait while your Windows files and settings are being restored:

please wait system restore is initializing

In a few minutes you should see the following message “System Restore completed successfully. The system has been restored to date time. Your documents have not been affected”. You can click Close and start using your restored operating system:

system restore completed successfully

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