System Restore Error- Access is denied- (0x8007005)

Follow me Recently a client came to me with an issue related to restore point. Everytime he tried to create a restore point he gets an error message saying Access is denied (0x8007005). So if you are also facing the same error, here is a step by step solution to deal with it. First and foremost is to check the Anti- Viruses, if you have some antivirus like Norton or Symantec then try disabling it and try to create a restore point again. Still not able to create a restore point, check if Volume shadow copy service is running or not and also if its status is Automatic or not. What service was disabled? The service should be running and its status should stay Automatic. Still cannot create restore point. Luckily there is another thing that worked for few users, try turning off system protection and then turning it back on. It’s simple, just go to My Computer -> system properties -> on the right do you see “system protection”, click on it -> in the protection settings, select the C: and click configure (just below that box). A new dialog box will open in front of you, select the radio button saying “disable system protection” and select OK. OK again. Let’s try to create a restore point again, still giving an error. No problem lets move to the next step. Clean Booting, it has been noticed by many people that sometimes Clean booting does help. for clean booting, Go the the command prompt, type msconfig. A new dialog box will open in front of you. Go to startups tab, uncheck all...