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Windows 7: volume shadow copy service will not start

23 Mar 2011   #1

Windows 7 Professional x32 SP1
volume shadow copy service will not start

After Febuary's Windows update my system windows 7 professional SP1 I could not back up or restore my files. After many google searches I ran across this
Article ID: 929833 - Last Review: July 7, 2009 - Revision: 2.5
How to use the System File Checker tool to troubleshoot missing or corrupted system files on Windows Vista or on Windows 7

on Microsoft Support website. I found out that I had corrupted files and was able render this fix without doing a clean install. The main problem was the virtdisk.dll which I able to copy of my laptop which as the same OS as my desktop. Just wanted to share.

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23 Mar 2011   #2
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate

Hello bmo211, welcome to Seven Forums!

You may care to have a look through these tutorials listed at the links below.

How to Repair Windows 7 System Files with System File Checker

SFC /SCANNOW : Run in Command Prompt at Boot

System Restore Point : Create at System Startup
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