Enable-ComputerRestore

Turn on System Restore on a specified file system drive.

Syntax
      Enable-ComputerRestore [-Drive] string[]
         [-Confirm] [-WhatIf] [CommonParameters]

Key
   -drive string
       The file system drive, one or more drive letters, each followed by :\ and
       enclosed in quotation marks, such as "C:\" or "D:\"

   -confirm
       Prompt for confirmation before executing the command.

   -whatIf
       Describe what would happen if you executed the command without actually
       executing the command.

   CommonParameters:
       -Verbose, -Debug, -ErrorAction, -ErrorVariable, -WarningAction, -WarningVariable,
       -OutBuffer -OutVariable.

By default, System Restore is enabled on all eligible drives.

Examples

Enable System Restore on the C: drive:

PS C:> enable-computerrestore -drive "C:\"

Enable System Restore on the C: and D: drives:

PS C:> enable-computerrestore "C:\", "D:\"

“Everything else you grow out of, but you never recover from childhood” - Beryl Bainbridge

Related:

Disable-ComputerRestore - Disable System Restore on a drive
Restore-Computer - Restore the computer to a previous state
Rstrui.exe - Find the state of System Restore for a drive


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