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Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions. No, I haven't found a fix for the problem yet. LatelyI've been getting the error, "Cannot locate the specified media or backupdevice. http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=239892 http://www.jsifaq.com/SF/Tips, tips 5955 and 2265 28-08-2007, 04:45 AM #4 Robh Guest Posts: n/a Re: WIn NT Backup Problem thanks very much worked a treat. have a peek here

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Expand network with 2nd IP range Email Security [SOLVED] How do I disable/enable a... It gave us other problems that we could not resolve. It DOES, however, create a FULL backup each night (with the exception of the exceptions, that is).

It's better to ask your own question than to reopen old threads. So this server has been rebuilt without sp1. This I get this same error message on win2k server boxes and win 2003 server boxes. Register to Participate Meet our Staff Refer Forum Rules Contact Us Frequently Asked Questions Did you forget your password?

I'm new at usingNTbackup but, I do recall when I set up the schduale up that I choose"replace existing back-ups". I'm using NTbackup to a Certance travan 20/40 external USB drive.Lately I've been getting the error, "Cannot locate the specified media orbackup device. Apart from NtBackup, everything is fine now. Hi, I want to make a backup with server 2003, everythings works manually but it does'nt work with the schedule option. (the error message i receive is:"Cannot locate the specified media

See http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;314844 -- http://www.firestreamer.com - NTBACKUP to DVD and DV "calin_112" <> wrote in message news:... > > mcarc, were you able to find out what's the problem? > > > Join and Comment By clicking you are agreeing to Experts Exchange's Terms of Use. In doing so, it will ensure your issues are resolved in a timely manner. I'm using NTbackup to a Certance travan 20/40 external USB drive.

Cheers "Pegasus (MVP)" wrote: > > "Robh" wrote in message > news:[email protected] > > Hi all I need help with Windows NT Backup. > > > > I normally use https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/314844 Best Regards, Chace Zhang (MSFT) Microsoft CSS Online Newsgroup Support Get Secure! - www.microsoft.com/security ===================================================== This newsgroup only focuses on SBS technical issues. Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? Stay logged in Welcome to Windows Vista Tips Welcome to Windows Vista Tips, your resource for help for any tech support and computing help with Windows Vista..

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I need to backup both the Win & > Exchange servers. > > I can perform this task manually but when I try to schedule the task it > NEVER works. can you please look at your event log and see what errors that NTBackup is throwing in there... As I said previously, The log file simply states: ' The operation was not performed because an invalid Removable Storage backup destination was specified.' I just had a flash of inspiration... http://ecoflashapps.com/cannot-locate/cannot-locate-the-specified-media-or-backup-device-this-backup.html This command is not applicable to tape loaders and it is better to only use this switch if you have a standalone tape device.

since the name was different (per your flash of inspiration) you may need to clean up the way the device is installed... What I can't seem to do is automate a backup. This backup operation will terminate.") Does anyone know what the problem might be?

Just for your information, sp1 gave us two issues that we couldn't resolve: 1.

So perhaps you want an incremental backup? This backup operation > > will terminate." > > > > I have used the Wizard to create the backup job and schedule it but it > > still > > Subscribe to our monthly newsletter for tech news and trends Membership How it Works Gigs Live Careers Plans and Pricing For Business Become an Expert Resource Center About Us Who We Just a thought. 2 Replies 12 Views Switch to linear view Disable enhanced parsing Permalink to this page Thread Navigation mike 2006-05-19 16:31:22 UTC Grey Lancaster SBS Rocks MVP] 2006-05-19 16:44:15

All Rights Reserved - PrivacyPolicy Please enable cookies. It takes just 2 minutes to sign up (and it's free!). The time now is 12:20 AM. -- Generic Blue ---- Generic Blue - Fixed -- TT Blue -- Mobile Contact Us - TechTalkz.com Technology & Computer Troubleshooting Forums - Top vBulletin, this contact form Here is the ntbackup command line that is being run: C:\WINDOWS\system32\ntbackup.exe backup "@C:\Documents and Settings\administrator\Local Settings\Application Data\Microsoft\Windows NT\NTBackup\data\backup.bks" /n "Media created 24/06/2009 at 09:35" /d "Set created 24/06/2009 at 09:36" /v:yes

Thank you for your time and cooperation! Thanks > > > -- > calin_112 > ------------------------------------------------------------------------ > calin_112's Profile: http://forums.tech-arena.com/member.php?userid=3488 > View this thread: http://forums.tech-arena.com/showthread.php?t=8375 > Tech-Arena - http://www.tech-arena.com > > mcarc, Dec 2, 2004 #6 Heather I need to backup both the Win & Exchange servers. Art Bunch posted Jul 11, 2016 Do i need windows 8 security...

This backup operation will terminate." > > > Thanks > > > Raj > LA Tech Guy, Dec 9, 2004 #8 LA Tech Guy Guest RE: Ntbackup: Cannot locate the As regards, the Citrix problem, I sought advice in here and elswhere. What a difference! This backup operation > > will terminate." > > > > I have used the Wizard to create the backup job and schedule it but it > > still > >

So I have installed a new one. perhaps uninstalling it completely, and then making sure there are no other remnants of the installation before reinstalling. I've checked the event viewer and nothing releatedto external tapes or the back-up appears. or try using a new tape to see if it fixes?

According to you description, I understand NTBackup can't see the media in the tape device. Login. Connect with top rated Experts 17 Experts available now in Live! it has a separate screen just for doing that.

All rights reserved. This backup operation will terminate." Thanks Raj Raj, Sep 7, 2004 #1 Advertisements Pegasus \(MVP\) Guest "Raj" <> wrote in message news:764001c494f2$d50668a0$... > Hello All, > > When I run I need to backup both the Win & > > Exchange servers. > > > > I can perform this task manually but when I try to schedule the task it I need to backup both the Win & > > Exchange servers. > > > > I can perform this task manually but when I try to schedule the task it

I need to backup both the Win & >> > Exchange servers. >> > >> > I can perform this task manually but when I try to schedule the task it If you are on a personal connection, like at home, you can run an anti-virus scan on your device to make sure it is not infected with malware.