System Restore – How to run a system restore from the command line or prompt

Posted on November 20, 2010 by admin.
Categories: Windows Tips.

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Start System Restore from a command prompt

You can start System Restore from a command prompt window if you can’t start your computer in any mode other than safe mode with command prompt.

  1. Start your computer in safe mode with command prompt. For more information, see Start your computer in safe mode.

  2. At the command prompt, type rstrui.exe, and then press ENTER. Administrator permission required If you are prompted for an administrator password or confirmation, type the password or provide confirmation.