Access Previous Versions of a File Using Shadow Copy

Posted On 2008-04-30 by FortyPoundHead
Tags: Tip Vista
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Shadow Copy allows keeps previous copies of files. It enables you to rescue data in the event that you totally messed something up or removed data from a file that you want to get back. To use this feature, you must be using the Ultimate, Business, or Enterprise version of Windows Vista.

Access a previous version of a file by performing the following steps:

  1. Find the file and right-click the filename and click Properties.

  2. Click the Previous Versions tab.

  3. Select the version of the file you wish to open.

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