Create Restore Point In Windows 10

How to create restore point in Windows 10?

  1. First of all search create a restore point in the windows taskbar in bottom left of your computer screen. Click on create a restore point as shown in the screenshot below.
  1. First click on system protection tab in the window that appears
  2. Click on create
  3. Finally enter the restore name you wish to provide and then click ok. your restore point will be created


  1. Enter any name you wish so that you can identify it later. Finally click on create.
  2. It will take a while while the restore point is being created. After that a dialogue box will come out saying your system restore point has been created.


Note: It is recommended to name it as date or an important work or a suspicious system file change, which you are unsure of.

How to configure system restore settings ?

  1. In the menu that pops out, you can optionally click on configure first to check settings.


If you have a large hard disk say 1TB or more than 1 TB, its better to drag the max usage to 4-5 % as it will be used for storing system restore backups in case of emergency.

  1. If you feel all is Ok at the configuration end, Just press ok.
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