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When I would like to remove old restore points on my machine, it takes approx. 5 minutes for the disk cleanup utility to scan the drive and tell me that I can save N megabytes with such operation. I only want to access the system restore point removal utility, is there a way of bypassing this scan and get quickly what I want?

Thank you.

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  1. Click Start, right-click (My) Computer and click Properties

  2. Click System protection link in the left pane

  3. In the System Protection options, select a drive-letter and click Configure

  4. Click Delete, and click Continue when prompted.

  5. Click OK, OK

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Thank you, this is exactly what I wanted. – Benoit Jan 20 '11 at 10:06
:) glad I could help – Shekhar Jan 20 '11 at 10:11

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