System Restore keeps being turned off

On a Microsoft 2008 network, with Vista work stations, the restore to a previous point turns off from time to time.  It can be set to be on, and the next time one looks at the workstation, it is off, and no one has changed its status.

Is there a method to keep this from happening
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First of all I would suggest checking "eventvwr.msc" for any error messages that can point you to a probable cause for the problem.

Also check if you have enough free disk space available for the System Restore to operate.

And see this to verify that SR is not disabled through Group Policy.

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that sounds like maleware or a virus behavior if you have enough space avail on HD.

iobit toolbox (the older version) has fixes for restoring system functions that have been disabled/changed by virus/maleware.
The newer version is available on: - search for iobit

or try and find the older (about a yr old) iobit toolbox.

Excuse me, but would you point out what was the cause of the problem?
WilfAuthor Commented:
The Computer Browser was turned off in services.  When I started looking at the info you provided, I discovered this.  Does not seem logical, but now restore points work .
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