How to reset computer to a previous date

From: JerryZ (
Date: 10/06/03

Date: Sun, 5 Oct 2003 20:21:15 -0700

If this is WinXP, bring up your help Window and choose
System Restore.

>-----Original Message-----
>I have a problem. I deleted important downloaded files
>I need to know if there is anyway I can reset my
>to the way it was a day or two ago. I believe I can
>because my computer wiz friend (who happens to be out of
>town right now) mentioned doing that before when he lost
>certain downloaded files. If anyone can help I'd
>appreciate it.