Re: Backup on any type of media



Nolin
07-09-2005, 11:39 PM
Hi Peter
I have the same problem "shadow copy 80042301". But, I did once succeed in
backing up my files ( the first time I tried it). So there must be another
solution than Rock's.
Nolin

"Rock" wrote:

> pketch wrote:
> > Unable to backup on any type of media. I have tried to back up on a Zip
> > drive and a CD drive and get the same message. The message is:
> >
> > Backup Status
> > Operation: Backup
> > Active backup destination: File
> > Media name: "Backup.bkf created 4/24/2005 at 11:17 AM"
> >
> >
> > Error returned while creating the volume shadow copy:80042301
> > Aborting Backup.
> >
> > ----------------------
> >
> > The operation did not successfully complete.
> >
> > How do I get around this? I have printed a copy of "Windows XP Backup Made
> > Easy" and it does not address this error message.
> >
> > Thanks in advance
> >
> > Peter
>
> I'm no sure about zip drives, but ntbackup cannot backup to a CD drive
> unless there is third party CD burning software installed, and even then
> it will only backup to a single CD - it cannot span CDs. You are much
> better off using a drive imaging program such as Symantec's Ghost,
> BootitNG, or Acronis True Image, or a traditional backup program such as
> StompSoft's Backup MyPC.
>
> --
> Rock
> MS MVP Windows - Shell/User
>
>


Re: Backup on any type of media