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Is there any application that I could use to backup system restore points in windows 7? Or do you know where restore points are saved when you create them?

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Restore points are hidden in the "System Volume Information" folder, the folder itself may be hidden.

You are better off using 3rd party backup software like Acronis. Make a full disk Image and use the incremental backup feature. Store the image on an external usb hard drive.

http://www.acronis.com/homecomputing/products/trueimage/index.html

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