Windows 10 – How To Back Up & Restore An System Image File

Re-Blogged From PC Magazine

Windows 10“Has your Windows 10 environment ever become so hosed that it was unusable? A special backup feature from Microsoft could rescue you should you ever find yourself in that predicament.

Known as System Image Backup, the feature creates an entire image file of Windows 10 rather than just select folders and files, like File History. This way if Windows ever gets corrupted, ...

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Dell Inspiron N5050 Windows 10 Compatibility – Solved!

Dell Inspiron m5050Customer came in with a Dell Insprion N5050 which was upgraded to Windows 10 recently and has not really worked properly since the upgrade, and recently would not boot up at all. The Dell Inspiron N5050 model laptop needs Bio’s update “A05” on Dells website for Windows 10 to function properly.

Entered the advanced repair options for Windows 10 on the laptop, system restore AND “reset” ...

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System Restore Error 0x81000203 – Solved

System Restore tab is either missing from “My Computer” properties menu or, the tab is there but produces an error code of 0x81000203. This error comes about when one or both of these 2 services are not running – Volume Shadow Copy & Microsoft Software Shadow Copy Provider.

System Restore error 0x81000203 on a recent computer here, “Volume Shadow Copy” was set to manual and service was running. “Microsoft Software Shadow Copy Provider” service was set as “disabled”… not running. “Microsoft ...

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Windows 8 System Interrupts High CPU Usage – Solved

Working on a HP Compaq CQ58 series laptop with very limited hardware with Windows 8, and upgraded to Windows 8.1. Dealing with “System Interrupts” in task manager running cpu at 45-65% alone non stop, 24/7 constantly. With no option to end the process in task manager. Spent 2 full days tweaking services, to lower memory & cpu usage down so the laptop will function.
 
 
By the way this Compaw CQ58 series was built with Windows 8, with an ...

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