• Error message when attempting to backup Active Directory

    When I performed a backup of Active Directory, I received this message. Backup Status _______________ Operation: Backup Active backup destination: File Media name: "Backup.bkf created 6/28/2008 at 9:42 AM" Volume shadow copy creation: Attempt 1. Error returned while creating the volume shadow...

    Michael Tidmarsh49,075 pointsBadges:
  • Backups failing due to volume shadow copy

    On a Windows Server 2003 standard machine, I have set up NTbackup to run daily. For the first couple of weeks the backups ran smoothly, but now every single one fails with the error: Volume shadow copy creation: Attempt 1. Timeout before function completed Error returned while creating the volume...

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  • Using shadow copy on a Windows server.

    Can shadow copy be used on a windows server to backup the shadow copies off site? Or at least to another machine? Where are shadow copies stored? Can I manually copy them and restore from them? Is this a security issue?

    thongtarget21485 pointsBadges:
  • How Volume Shadow Copy works in Windows system?

    Hi, I am curious how "Volume Shadow Copy" works in Windows system. I understand that during a Windows backup, the Windows actually creates a volume shadow copy of your data to create an accurate point-in-time copy of the contents of your hard drive, including any open files or files that are being...

    Scl1085 pointsBadges:
  • Problem in NTBackup – Error returned while creating the Volume Shadow Copy: 0x80042306

    Hi I have windows server 2003 SP2 enterprise edit., Suddenly i am facing problem in NTBackup. It was working fine earlier. When i see backup report it shows following error massage Volume shadow copy creation: Attempt 1. Error returned while creating the volume shadow copy:0x80042306. Volume shadow...

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  • Volume Shadow

    AOA Dear all, I have Enable Volume Shadow Copy feature in server 2003. Now i want that the previous version feature not to be show to any client user. The problem is that i have no install any client software on the client machine but client user view the Previous version feature. I want that only...

    Muhammad usman125 pointsBadges:
  • Server 2003, NTBackup Utility, Shadowcopy Service and Network Drives.

    Good afternoon! I have an interesting scenario I'm trying to resolve here. Namely, I wish to execute a centralized backup of Outlook PST files for my users across my building. The problem is that most users do not log off, or shut down Outlook. This is not a situation that I am able to remedy, as...

    Lonewolfbw525 pointsBadges:
  • NTBackup and Shadowcopy

    When using the NTBackup utility to reach out and backup files on a network share (not on the server where NTBackup is running), does the Volume Shadowcopy service fail to work in such a situation? As I understand it, NTBackup uses VSC to allow you to back up in-use files, but I am suspecting that...

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