Take the 2-minute tour ×
Super User is a question and answer site for computer enthusiasts and power users. It's 100% free, no registration required.

Is there a way of determining which files and registry values were added\deleted\modified during a Windows 7 system restore? Maybe a log file?

share|improve this question
    
You might try this software to browse the shadow copies, no log file I know of. shadowexplorer.com –  Moab Aug 18 '10 at 0:19
1  
Might want to check out the 'Event Viewer' I searched through it but since I haven't done a restore ever on this laptop I couldn't spot anything that stuck out. –  MrStatic Aug 18 '10 at 1:39

1 Answer 1

Have you tried Windows Event Viewer?

Win key + R -> Write " EVENTVWR.MSC "

share|improve this answer
    
Event viewer doesn't detail the registry keys changed during a restore. It shows the time, eventID, user, machine - but not the actual changes committed. –  Uninspired Jan 23 '11 at 19:53

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.