System Restore development lead, Ivan Pashov, said:
"...System Restore does not exclude executable files in users’ Documents folders because programs and drivers (or spyware) can be installed anywhere, not just under c:\Program Files. We have no way of knowing what is installed, what is downloaded, and what is just put there for any other reason. Therefore, we restore a specific set of files on all volumes where system protection is enabled...
...Using System Restore can be a heavy-handed approach to uninstalling programs. However, we believe that most customers would want this type of repair..."
An in-depth discussion on the issue .... http://www.pchelpfor...-part-2.151486/
Edited by Veeg, 09 May 2013 - 09:03 AM.