Create a shortcut to access System Restore

December 2016

To create a desktop shortcut pointing to the System Restore feature:
  • Right Click on your Desktop, then select >New > Shortcut
  • In the "Type the location of the item, type:
  • C:\Windows\System32\rstrui.exe
  • Click on Next
  • Give a name to the shortcut
  • Validate with OK

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