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Windows 7: backup failing with a unknown error?? Seagate GoFlex 1TB Hardrive

30 Jun 2012   #11
Cyanide

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 Service Pack 1
 
 

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Here you go.




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30 Jun 2012   #12
mjf

Windows 7x64 Home Premium SP1
 
 

Assuming you are using Windows Imaging and file/folder backup:
Both
1) Volume Shadow Copy
2) Microsoft Software Shadow Copy Provider
Should be set to manual as per MS advice.
and
a check for drive errors should be carried out
Disk Check
Seagate SeaTools will allow you to also run some quick diagnostics on D:. Since it is 1TB a full scan will take some hours.
SeaTools | Seagate

Also try just making an image using "Create a System Image" button.
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30 Jun 2012   #13
Cyanide

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 Service Pack 1
 
 

Alright. After I finish my backup i'll get straight to work sir.
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01 Jul 2012   #14
Cyanide

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 Service Pack 1
 
 

Actually guys I fixed it! not a problem.
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