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If you open up the Run dialog box, you can type cmd for the command prompt, and msconfig for the configuration utility. What's the equivalent for System Restore?

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rstrui.exe

As documented here.

If you want to run this command from within Safe Mode, start the computer in Safe Mode, login with an account with Admin privileges, and then type the following command in the command prompt/run dialog box:

%systemroot%\system32\restore\rstrui.exe

For more information, go here for Microsoft's instructions.

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