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There are many Ubuntu-based operating systems that claim to restore windows. Can Ubuntu do this? I often need to repair my multi-booting computer, or to repairs other computers.

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This question is not clear. Do you mean to restore Windows in computers where just was Windows installed or in dual-boot Ubuntu and Windows installation? What do you mean by "restore Windows?" Do you want to re-install Windows or restore the data files? – user68186 Oct 1 '12 at 14:41

You could try using boot-repair. It's explained here:

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