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How do I disable the "System Restore Service?"

This is valid for Windows XP Home and Pro.

If you are experiencing "random" slowdowns and "high" CPU usage for no reason, this may be the cause of the problem. Where do you find it?

After that, Disable and Stop the System Restore Service:

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