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Windows 7: WBADMIN - command line parameters

31 Jan 2011   #1
PerNymo

Windows 7
 
 
WBADMIN - command line parameters

Hi,

WBADMIN command line parameters provides a possibility to create batch files running advanced, automated backup.

But, I need a scheduled task for backup of the entire system image. It seems this is not possible, and that the only way to create a system image backup is by using the GUI?

Anyone?

/Per

What I'm looking for i the Windows 7 equivalent to the Windows Server 2008 "wbadmin start systemstatebackup" command line parameter..


My System SpecsSystem Spec
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22 Jul 2011   #2
erikkugel

Windows Server 2008
 
 

Hi, see complete syntax here:

Wbadmin

Cheers.

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by PerNymo View Post
Hi,

WBADMIN command line parameters provides a possibility to create batch files running advanced, automated backup.

But, I need a scheduled task for backup of the entire system image. It seems this is not possible, and that the only way to create a system image backup is by using the GUI?

Anyone?

/Per

What I'm looking for i the Windows 7 equivalent to the Windows Server 2008 "wbadmin start systemstatebackup" command line parameter..
My System SpecsSystem Spec
03 Aug 2011   #3
PerNymo

Windows 7
 
 
Thanks..

But this WBADMIN commands only apply to Windows Server 2008, not Windows 7. You can actually run the commands in W7, but you will get a message that its not supported in this Windows Version..
My System SpecsSystem Spec
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03 Aug 2011   #4
Ztruker

Windows 8.1 Pro X64
 
 

Works in Win 7 Pro for me:
Quote:
>WBADMIN get versions
wbadmin 1.0 - Backup command-line tool
(C) Copyright 2004 Microsoft Corp.

ERROR - No backup was found.
I don't have any backups but the command itself works okay.
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