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W7 deleting W8 restore Points when in dual boot.

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    W7 Pro 64bit

    W7 deleting W8 restore Points when in dual boot.


    Does anyone have a real solution to get W7 to stop deleting W8 restore points? The registry update like what was done for XP does not work.

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    7/8/ubuntu/Linux Deepin


    That is interesting, it is the other way round for me. Win 7 shadow copies are deleted.
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W7 deleting W8 restore Points when in dual boot.
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