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Settings>change pc settings problem

  1. #1


    Posts : 13
    windows 8.1

    Settings>change pc settings problem and questions


    solved
    Last edited by freezcool; 07 Jan 2015 at 19:30. Reason: solved

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  2. #2


    Posts : 2,627
    win8.1.1 enterprise


    hello, i'll only answer 2 question ,#4and 5.that all I use for over 2 years now , and have had no issues at all with the 3 program uyou mention ,but iam a safe surfer in my own opinion .
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  3. #3


    Posts : 2,690
    Windows 3.1 > Windows 10


    Macrium will create a full system image and when used it will restore to the point the image, any changes after image creation will be lost..

    System Restore will undo recent changes - say you install a program and something happens - it will restore back to before program

    Custom Refresh Image is some what like marcium except it only creates an image of the windows partition, not the system..

    And I only use windows defender.. I just don't care to use 3rd party software..
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  4. #4


    Posts : 22,565
    64-bit Windows 10


    Hello freezcool, and welcome to Eight Forums.

    This may help with your PC settings issue.

    PC settings - Fix and Restore in Windows 8.1
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  5. #5


    Posts : 13
    windows 8.1


    Quote Originally Posted by caperjack View Post
    hello, i'll only answer 2 question ,#4and 5.that all I use for over 2 years now , and have had no issues at all with the 3 program uyou mention ,but iam a safe surfer in my own opinion .
    thnx
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  6. #6


    Posts : 13
    windows 8.1


    Quote Originally Posted by KYHI View Post
    Macrium will create a full system image and when used it will restore to the point the image, any changes after image creation will be lost..

    System Restore will undo recent changes - say you install a program and something happens - it will restore back to before program

    Custom Refresh Image is some what like marcium except it only creates an image of the windows partition, not the system..

    And I only use windows defender.. I just don't care to use 3rd party software..
    i just tried system restore just now to undo my recent installed program, however still there's folders leftover. So if i use macrium, there would be no left over? Thnx
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  7. #7


    Posts : 13
    windows 8.1


    Quote Originally Posted by Brink View Post
    Hello freezcool, and welcome to Eight Forums.

    hehe thnx

    This may help with your PC settings issue.

    PC settings - Fix and Restore in Windows 8.1
    i already tried that yesterday but didn't work.
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