How to delete System Restore Points?

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If you want to remove System Restore points from your computer’s hard drive , then follow the easy 12-step resolution given below and you can free up more disk space. Each step is accompanied by an indicative screenshot for ease of mirroring the action.

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Step 12

Delete files: Press ‘Delete’ button on keyboard and click on ‘Yes’ on dialog box.


You have accessed your computer and removed temporary files by deleting content of Prefetch and Temporary folder. This frees up some space on your hard drive. We recommend that you delete temporary files and unwanted programs from your PC from time-to-time to enhance its performance. If you face any problems related to your computer, operating system, software applications or peripheral devices like printers, MP3 players, digital cameras etc then call iYogi and we’ll fix it.