System restore is one of the recovery features in Windows 10 which allows you to take your PC back to a point where everything was working correctly before installing a driver or software.

In this article, I'll show you the quickest method to create a system restore point in Windows 10.

Creating a System Restore Point in Windows 10

Step 1: Type "Create a restore point" in search bar and click Enter.

Create a restore point

Step 2: Choose the drive you would like to create a restore point for and click Create.

Choose the drive

Step 3: Provide a descriptive name for this restore point and click Create.


Provide a descriptive name


Step 3: Click Close when prompted after successful creation.


Restoring from a System Restore Point

Step 1: Click System Restore.

System Restore

Step 2: Choose the restore point and click Next.

Choose the restore point

Step 3: Click on Finish.

Finish restore

Step 4: Click Yes.

Confirm by clicking on yes

Wait while your system is restored.

Ongoing Windows system restore

How to Create a System Restore Point in Windows 10

Karim Buzdar

About the Author: Karim Buzdar holds a degree in telecommunication engineering and holds several sysadmin certifications. As an IT engineer and technical author, he writes for various web sites. He blogs at LinuxWays.

One thought on “How to Create a System Restore Point in Windows 10

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    September 26, 2018 at 1:25 pm

    I was a trying a lot create System Restore Point in Windows 10 but I couldn’t. It is really bad with windows 10 but You have made this easy for us. Thank you for this information.


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