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    Joe Average

    I don't use System Restore, so I turned it off. I do not have apps installed that take more than a couple of minutes to reinstall.

    1) If my computer breakes down, it's a sign telling me I've messed up too much and not just one thing. In that case I rather do a clean install, however that takes quite some time. I need a clean install once a year or so.

    2) Because I need a clean install only once a year I'm not willing to sacrifice the amount of disk space System Restore requires.

    3) I make backups of things that are important to me, so a full system crash (if I accidentily throw my computer through the window for example) doesn't hurt me (well, my data) that much.