To enable or disable the System restore feature of Windows 8, follow the below procedure:
Move the cursor to the bottom right corner of your screen to display the "Charm Bar" and choose "Settings" (or press the Windows key + C).
Then choose "PC info" > "System Protection".
Click on "Configure".
To disable System Restore: select "Disable system protection" and then click on "Apply".
To enable System Restore: select "Turn on system protection" and then click on "Apply".
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