Chapter 21: Getting Help and Handling Advanced Support Issues
6. Use the “Reset fail count after” text box to set the expiration period for the fail-
ure count. The default value is 1 day.
7. Use the “Restart service after” text box to set how long Windows Vista waits to
restart a failed service after detection.
8. Click OK to save your settings.
Creating Backups and Preparing for Problems
Windows Vista includes a number of backup features that can help safeguard your
computer against disaster. The ones you’ll want to use are as follows:
Used to back up the configuration and settings of your computer for easy resto-
ration without having to reinstall the operating system
Used to back up previous versions of files and folders so that you can easily
recover your data
Figure 21-4. Setting recovery options for the service