Windows 7 - Restoring individual files from your backup.
To restore your files from a backup made with the built in Windows 7 backup utility.
- Open Backup and Restore by clicking the Start button,
backup and restore
(into the search box at the bottom of the Start Menu and press enter)
Click the "Restore my files" button.
You can search for files or browse for files and folders to restore.
Click Search or Browse ...
Select the files you would like to restore
You can choose to restore the files to the original location or to an alternative location.
Select your preferred location.
Click the Restore button, to begin the restore process.
Your files will be restored to the location you specified.
Click the Finish button.