Windows 10: System restore/recovery error message 0x81000203

Discus and support System restore/recovery error message 0x81000203 in Windows 10 Installation and Upgrade to solve the problem; I cannot set a restore point nor open recovery. I get error message 0x81000203. Running Windows 10 Home with all current updates. Cannot find System... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Installation and Upgrade' started by RayHawkins1947, Oct 17, 2020 at 3:07 PM.

  1. System restore/recovery error message 0x81000203


    I cannot set a restore point nor open recovery. I get error message 0x81000203. Running Windows 10 Home with all current updates. Cannot find System Restore in registry, nor Windows NT folder.

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    RayHawkins1947, Oct 17, 2020 at 3:07 PM
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  2. dalchina Win User

    System Restore, Error 0x81000203

    Hi, it looks like you've done what this suggests
    Actual Solution for System Restore Error Code 0x81000203 | Windows Forum
    Note this (obviously older post) indicates some 3rd party software can interact adversely with system restore.
    Please help re: System Restore encountered an error (0x81000203) Solved - Windows 7 Help Forums

    A VERY long post where this error message was generated ended up with an in-place upgrade repair install
    Macrium Reflect Backup Failures

    Noting your comments about services, it may be something's been changed there: you could try
    Tweaking.com's free cautious repair tool and run just the repairs related to services.
     
  3. System Restore, Error 0x81000203

    Sorry you wasted a post, thanks anyway. I had to reformat. I did all the "Fixes" but something was permanently messed up.
     
  4. System restore/recovery error message 0x81000203

    System Restore Error 0x81000203

    Good day,

    We can see here that you are having issues performing system restore on your computer. Having said that, we need to determine the cause of this problem. Before we proceed, may we know the following:

    • Any changes made on the computer prior to this concern?
    • What troubleshooting steps have you tried so far?
    • Are you getting any error messages when trying to perform system restore? If so, can you send us a screenshot?
      Note: Please do not include any personal information.
    • Have you performed all the suggested troubleshooting steps found on this thread?
     
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