Hi I have connected an external USB hard drive to my SQL server (2000). When i attempt to backup from Enterprise manager (to the harddrive) i cant seem to find the drive in the list. The drive has been made active (active partition) and can be used from windows explorer without any problems. I would appreciate [...]
Answer Question | March 12, 2011 4:52 PM
Backup, External hard drives, SQL Backup, SQL Server, SQL Server backup
Hi, i have taken the backup in 2 hours, but now user want reduce the backup timing. any one that can help me? we are using fiber in latest model tap divces and cartridge. thanks in advance
Answer Question | March 11, 2011 8:12 AM
AS/400 backup, Backup, Backup and Recovery, iSeries
What I need to do: I want a 3 day rotation with a complete normal backup of a server. I only want to keep 3 files on the back up drive, thus I need the back ups to either delete or append each day. Back up needs to happen every day. So Question is: How [...]
Answer Question | March 10, 2011 2:19 PM
Backup, NTBackup, NTBackup Configuration, Server Backup, Windows Backup Utility, Windows Server backup
With Mozy dropping its unlimited hosting plans and raising rates, we’re looking to move our 500 GB drive backups somewhere else. Do you have any suggestions?
Answer Question | March 4, 2011 6:19 PM
Backup, Cloud Backup, Cloud Computing, Cloud storage, Mozy, Storage managed service providers, Storage management
I have all datafiles and backups but no OS services. What steps would I take to restore the database
Answer Question | February 21, 2011 11:05 AM
Backup, SQL Server, SQL Server backup, SQL Server backup and restore
Hi everyone, What do you use as a best practices to replace backup tapes? Do you wait until any error is reported by drive, autoloader or backup software, or do you change them after a specific number of uses or time? All constructive feedback will be welcome. Regards, Saturno
Answer Question | February 10, 2011 5:22 PM
Backup, Backup and restore, Backup storage, Tape Backups
Can Entire system Backup be taken through BRMS over multiple tape drives simultaneously. Secondly if the expiry of such a tape has passed, will it be possible to restore contents of such a tape?
Answer Question | January 15, 2011 1:04 PM
AS/400, Backup, BRMS, BRMS Backup, iSeries, Tape Backups
What are some free automatic backup applications for a windows small network? We want to back up all PST files and My Documents. We do not want the end user to have to do anything.
Answer Question | January 12, 2011 5:02 PM
Backup, Backup and recovery software, Backup and restore, PST folders, Windows Network Administration, Windows networking
Hi Needing some advice! At the moment I have a backup system that’s running from a script. I need something that’s more manageable and flexible. Until next year when our school budget is renewed, I would like to know if there’s a free ware backup system for Server 2003. Ideally I would like to go [...]
Answer Question | February 19, 2013 12:05 PM
Backup, Server Backup, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 Backup
We shut down QINTER at 3:30 AM to do a quick backup. We have 5.4. When someone leaves a terminal or PC session on with a keyboard error (last night was an “invalid F key pressed”) QINTER will not go down all the way! It sits there until the session is physically terminated at the [...]
Answer Question | December 12, 2010 3:13 PM
AS/400, AS/400 backup, AS/400 backup and recovery, Backup, Backup and Recovery, iSeries, QINTER
Other than test restores, how are you ensuring that the backup tapes are valid and good? Is there any other way?
Answer Question | November 8, 2011 5:47 PM
Backup, Backup and Recovery, Backup and Recovery Hardware, Tape Backups
I have setup my AS400 to run weekly backups. But all that happens is the job gets queued and is subsequently never run. I have backup jobs on queue for last couple months. I have even changed the backup setting so that I am sure the selected library is not in use, but still the [...]
Answer Question | December 2, 2010 1:03 PM
AS/400, AS/400 backup, AS/400 job scheduler, Backup, DSPLOG
I developed one Visual Studio .Net(C#) Project.After Publishing I couldn’t access Database(.mdf file). can yuo tell how to backup?
Answer Question | November 15, 2010 12:53 PM
.MDF files, Backup, C# .NET, MDF, Visual Studio
Can we allow our exchange 2003 users to backup their email account data on their own without IT intervention?
Answer Question | November 8, 2010 7:58 PM
Backup, Email Backup, Exchange 2003, Exchange 2003 Backup, Exchange Backup, Windows
Can we set brightstore to automatically erase a backup tape that is in the drive if there is data on it prior to stating the backup process?
Answer Question | November 1, 2010 7:58 PM
Backup, Backup and restore, BrightStor, BrightStor ARCserve Backup, Tape Backups, Windows
I’m currently reviewing our company’s backup strategy and in particular our retention policy. Currently, due to low disk space, we only keep the most recent backups on disk. The previous nights backup is transferred to tape and then deleted from disk before another backup is taken. Are we able to retain the valid catalog information [...]
Answer Question | November 4, 2010 10:46 AM
Backup, Backup and restore, Data Retention Policy, Oracle RMAN, RMAN backup
We want to be able to restore it to another server or even this one formatted.
Answer Question | October 25, 2010 2:35 PM
Backup, Backup and Recovery, Windows Backup, WSUS
I restored a shadow copy directory over a existing directory. It was not what I wanted to do. How can I undo this and restore the directory structure I copied over? This is Windows 2003 Advanced server.
Answer Question | November 8, 2010 5:16 PM
Backup, Backup and restore, Shadow Copy, Windows Server 2003
WBAdmin to restore NTBackup files? If not how can I restore NTBackup files to my new Win 2008 R2 server? We need the files and I do not want to restore them elsewhere and copy them as this will double my time line
Answer Question | October 24, 2010 4:01 PM
Backup, Backup and restore, NTBackup, NTBackup Configuration, WBADMIN, Windows Server 2008 R2
We need to run a full AD backup. This will be for disaster recovery so it needs to be comprehensive and work from scratch.
Answer Question | October 24, 2010 3:24 PM
Active Directory 2003, Active Directory backup, AD, Backup, Disaster Recovery, Windows Server 2003