Windows 10: Built-in System Restore fails

Discus and support Built-in System Restore fails in Windows 10 Backup and Restore to solve the problem; Win 10 ver 1809 build 17763.253 Running the built-in System Restore but fails to complete. I wonder if anyone has the same problem or it's my... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Backup and Restore' started by davidhk, Jan 19, 2019.

  1. davidhk Win User

    Built-in System Restore fails


    Win 10 ver 1809 build 17763.253

    Running the built-in System Restore but fails to complete.

    I wonder if anyone has the same problem or it's my computer's problem.

    P.S. I am not interested in those fabulous 3rd party backup program(s).
    I just want to find out if this problem is due to build 17763.253.

    Thank you.

    :)
     
    davidhk, Jan 19, 2019
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  2. Mark Isi Win User

    Failed to complete System Restore

    Hello Passegua,

    The error code 0x80070005 may indicate a few things that are causing System Restore Failure. It could be corrupted system files, conflict with other programs such as Anti-virus protection, and etc. As a first troubleshooting step, we suggest
    that you perform System restore in Safe Mode. Kindly refer to this link for more information and steps.

    Another step that I can suggest is Clean Boot, if the above step fails.

    Let us know the outcome.
     
    Mark Isi, Jan 19, 2019
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  3. glivo Win User
    System Restore fails: AppxStaging %ProgramFiles%\WindowsApp 0x80070091


    Steps taken.
    Part 1/
    Install W10. User -Test (No additional updates. No OEM drivers)
    Create Restore Point -"Pristine"
    Make a system alteration. ie; D/L and Install Google Chrome.
    System Restore to RP "Pristine". (Note: Chrome should be gone.)
    Successful. Chrome is gone and Edge reset. ??? Chromesetup file removed from \downloads??? Why???
    New Restore Point - "Undo Restore" created by system.

    Step 2/
    D/L and install KB3213986. Reboot.
    Make a system alteration. ie; D/L and Install Google Chrome.
    Create Restore Point - "Update 1 Chrome"
    Make a system alteration. Uninstall Chrome.
    System Restore. (Note: Chrome should come back but may not work correctly.)
    Fail. 0x80070091

    To me that represents a conclusive result.

    The next obvious thing to do was to roll back the Update, assuming that this will fix System Restore. However, rolling back the Update DID NOT restore the functionality of System Restore. So now my confident claim, above, is a bit shaky. If performing the update does in fact cause the issue, removing it doesn't put it right.

    So now, the next obvious thing is to perform the WindowsApps rename or deletion process, to apply the fix, and run a series of testing to see if System Restore becomes stable.

    Results.
    Performing the WindowsApps rename fix, instead of deleting it this time, once again resulted in System Restore operating correctly. I have been able to install the remaining updates and flip back and forth between Restore Points without issue.

    At this point I am done with it. My testing shows that:
    • It is update KB3213986 that causes the problem to occur in the first instance.
    • Rolling back the update does not correct the problem.
    • Performing the known fix returns System Restore functionality.
    • For how long, we don't yet know.

    Should you wish to rename the WindowsApps directory rather than delete it, the attrib WindowsApps -h command line can only be performed after the icacls command line.
     
    glivo, Jan 19, 2019
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  4. graye Win User

    Built-in System Restore fails

    graye, Jan 19, 2019
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