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    Windows 10 Pro 64 bit

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    In Disk Cleanup, Under Cleanup System Files- If you delete all but last restore points and Shadow Copies, It says backup shadow copies will be deleted also. Does that mean that Image backups that you have made will not restore?
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    Windows 8.1 Pro


    Quote Originally Posted by Clint View Post
    In Disk Cleanup, Under Cleanup System Files- If you delete all but last restore points and Shadow Copies, It says backup shadow copies will be deleted also. Does that mean that Image backups that you have made will not restore?
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    I don't think so. I always delete restore points and still refresh from a backup no problem.
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    Windows 10 Pro 64 bit


    I don't think so. I always delete restore points and still refresh from a backup no problem.
    Thanks Edwin. Glad to know it works. Maybe it means just backups made by Windows.
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