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Windows 7: 0x80042302 System Image Restore Failed

29 Aug 2010   #1
freeindeed

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 
0x80042302 System Image Restore Failed

So Gateway put a new HD in my laptop and sent it with working Win 7 HP. If I make a new System Image Backup to the same USB HDD, it restores fine. But when I try to restore the image I WANT, with all my programs installed, etc, it fails. Both images are on the same USB drive and Restore Center can see both. The HDD is the same size. I notice after booting with Repair Disk and trying to restore the image, Diskpart shows the boot partition to be D: and the recovery hidden partition to be C:. Even after switching those with Diskpart I get the same error. I restored the Gateway image from the hidden partition for a new clean install and got the same error. I changed Drive letters with Diskpart so the active partition is C: and the same error. Can you check the Application log from the Cmd shell? After rebooting into Windows, vssadmin provides writers and providers below. Application log shows no errors. I opened the backup image folders on the USB drive and UAC granted me privileges to read the folders, but afterward, the error remains. The error is:


"The system image restore failed:
A Volume Shadow Copy Service compont encountered an unexpected error. Check Application event log for more information.
(0x80042302)"


vssadmin 1.1 - Volume Shadow Copy Service administrative command-line tool
(C) Copyright 2001-2005 Microsoft Corp.

Provider name: 'Microsoft Software Shadow Copy provider 1.0'
Provider type: System
Provider Id: {b5946137-7b9f-4925-af80-51abd60b20d5}
Version: 1.0.0.7

vssadmin 1.1 - Volume Shadow Copy Service administrative command-line tool
(C) Copyright 2001-2005 Microsoft Corp.

Writer name: 'Task Scheduler Writer'
Writer Id: {d61d61c8-d73a-4eee-8cdd-f6f9786b7124}
Writer Instance Id: {1bddd48e-5052-49db-9b07-b96f96727e6b}
State: [1] Stable
Last error: No error

Writer name: 'VSS Metadata Store Writer'
Writer Id: {75dfb225-e2e4-4d39-9ac9-ffaff65ddf06}
Writer Instance Id: {088e7a7d-09a8-4cc6-a609-ad90e75ddc93}
State: [1] Stable
Last error: No error

Writer name: 'Performance Counters Writer'
Writer Id: {0bada1de-01a9-4625-8278-69e735f39dd2}
Writer Instance Id: {f0086dda-9efc-47c5-8eb6-a944c3d09381}
State: [1] Stable
Last error: No error

Writer name: 'System Writer'
Writer Id: {e8132975-6f93-4464-a53e-1050253ae220}
Writer Instance Id: {3aceef34-0b0d-4828-b038-b0a32abe6d1b}
State: [5] Waiting for completion
Last error: No error

Writer name: 'ASR Writer'
Writer Id: {be000cbe-11fe-4426-9c58-531aa6355fc4}
Writer Instance Id: {d24c8636-671a-4a47-a0f7-438c2fdb10c5}
State: [1] Stable
Last error: No error

Writer name: 'MSSearch Service Writer'
Writer Id: {cd3f2362-8bef-46c7-9181-d62844cdc0b2}
Writer Instance Id: {f36aba77-98e0-47e1-93b9-ae7ede308822}
State: [5] Waiting for completion
Last error: No error

Writer name: 'WMI Writer'
Writer Id: {a6ad56c2-b509-4e6c-bb19-49d8f43532f0}
Writer Instance Id: {95c7b349-e913-415d-a0a5-69a6dbafa65b}
State: [5] Waiting for completion
Last error: No error

Writer name: 'Shadow Copy Optimization Writer'
Writer Id: {4dc3bdd4-ab48-4d07-adb0-3bee2926fd7f}
Writer Instance Id: {85d2ab74-8232-4fbe-9c46-5c4388a7118b}
State: [1] Stable
Last error: No error

Writer name: 'COM+ REGDB Writer'
Writer Id: {542da469-d3e1-473c-9f4f-7847f01fc64f}
Writer Instance Id: {8db138f6-fb48-4e4f-aa6c-bb3923cf6de8}
State: [1] Stable
Last error: No error

Writer name: 'Registry Writer'
Writer Id: {afbab4a2-367d-4d15-a586-71dbb18f8485}
Writer Instance Id: {d24fbff7-e0b7-4b55-b00b-00de151a22f7}
State: [1] Stable
Last error: No error

Writer name: 'BITS Writer'
Writer Id: {4969d978-be47-48b0-b100-f328f07ac1e0}
Writer Instance Id: {1676dbfc-45a9-40a7-b83a-04397b6db6df}
State: [1] Stable
Last error: No error


Many thanks, if you understand this better than I do!
John


My System SpecsSystem Spec
29 Aug 2010   #2
zigzag3143

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by freeindeed View Post
So Gateway put a new HD in my laptop and sent it with working Win 7 HP. If I make a new System Image Backup to the same USB HDD, it restores fine. But when I try to restore the image I WANT, with all my programs installed, etc, it fails. Both images are on the same USB drive and Restore Center can see both. The HDD is the same size. I notice after booting with Repair Disk and trying to restore the image, Diskpart shows the boot partition to be D: and the recovery hidden partition to be C:. Even after switching those with Diskpart I get the same error. I restored the Gateway image from the hidden partition for a new clean install and got the same error. I changed Drive letters with Diskpart so the active partition is C: and the same error. Can you check the Application log from the Cmd shell? After rebooting into Windows, vssadmin provides writers and providers below. Application log shows no errors. I opened the backup image folders on the USB drive and UAC granted me privileges to read the folders, but afterward, the error remains. The error is:


"The system image restore failed:
A Volume Shadow Copy Service compont encountered an unexpected error. Check Application event log for more information.
(0x80042302)"


vssadmin 1.1 - Volume Shadow Copy Service administrative command-line tool
(C) Copyright 2001-2005 Microsoft Corp.

Provider name: 'Microsoft Software Shadow Copy provider 1.0'
Provider type: System
Provider Id: {b5946137-7b9f-4925-af80-51abd60b20d5}
Version: 1.0.0.7

vssadmin 1.1 - Volume Shadow Copy Service administrative command-line tool
(C) Copyright 2001-2005 Microsoft Corp.

Writer name: 'Task Scheduler Writer'
Writer Id: {d61d61c8-d73a-4eee-8cdd-f6f9786b7124}
Writer Instance Id: {1bddd48e-5052-49db-9b07-b96f96727e6b}
State: [1] Stable
Last error: No error

Writer name: 'VSS Metadata Store Writer'
Writer Id: {75dfb225-e2e4-4d39-9ac9-ffaff65ddf06}
Writer Instance Id: {088e7a7d-09a8-4cc6-a609-ad90e75ddc93}
State: [1] Stable
Last error: No error

Writer name: 'Performance Counters Writer'
Writer Id: {0bada1de-01a9-4625-8278-69e735f39dd2}
Writer Instance Id: {f0086dda-9efc-47c5-8eb6-a944c3d09381}
State: [1] Stable
Last error: No error

Writer name: 'System Writer'
Writer Id: {e8132975-6f93-4464-a53e-1050253ae220}
Writer Instance Id: {3aceef34-0b0d-4828-b038-b0a32abe6d1b}
State: [5] Waiting for completion
Last error: No error

Writer name: 'ASR Writer'
Writer Id: {be000cbe-11fe-4426-9c58-531aa6355fc4}
Writer Instance Id: {d24c8636-671a-4a47-a0f7-438c2fdb10c5}
State: [1] Stable
Last error: No error

Writer name: 'MSSearch Service Writer'
Writer Id: {cd3f2362-8bef-46c7-9181-d62844cdc0b2}
Writer Instance Id: {f36aba77-98e0-47e1-93b9-ae7ede308822}
State: [5] Waiting for completion
Last error: No error

Writer name: 'WMI Writer'
Writer Id: {a6ad56c2-b509-4e6c-bb19-49d8f43532f0}
Writer Instance Id: {95c7b349-e913-415d-a0a5-69a6dbafa65b}
State: [5] Waiting for completion
Last error: No error

Writer name: 'Shadow Copy Optimization Writer'
Writer Id: {4dc3bdd4-ab48-4d07-adb0-3bee2926fd7f}
Writer Instance Id: {85d2ab74-8232-4fbe-9c46-5c4388a7118b}
State: [1] Stable
Last error: No error

Writer name: 'COM+ REGDB Writer'
Writer Id: {542da469-d3e1-473c-9f4f-7847f01fc64f}
Writer Instance Id: {8db138f6-fb48-4e4f-aa6c-bb3923cf6de8}
State: [1] Stable
Last error: No error

Writer name: 'Registry Writer'
Writer Id: {afbab4a2-367d-4d15-a586-71dbb18f8485}
Writer Instance Id: {d24fbff7-e0b7-4b55-b00b-00de151a22f7}
State: [1] Stable
Last error: No error

Writer name: 'BITS Writer'
Writer Id: {4969d978-be47-48b0-b100-f328f07ac1e0}
Writer Instance Id: {1676dbfc-45a9-40a7-b83a-04397b6db6df}
State: [1] Stable
Last error: No error


Many thanks, if you understand this better than I do!
John


John


There can be many causes. there is some info and some possible fixes here. 0x80042302 on system restore..

let us know if those dont help


ken j
My System SpecsSystem Spec
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