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Windows 7: New problem with Win 7 Pro backup failing

27 Jun 2011   #1

Windows 7 Pro 64bit SP1
New problem with Win 7 Pro backup failing

When Windows backup runs ( sdclt.exe )I am getting an error as shown in the attached jpg. Where/what is the "catalog" the backup is refereing to and where is it located ?

Event Viewer:

Log Name: Application
Source: Windows Backup
Date: 6/27/2011 7:47:43 AM
Event ID: 4104
Task Category: None
Level: Error
Keywords: Classic
User: N/A
Computer: Home_Desktop
The backup was not successful. The error is: There is a problem with the backup catalog. Restore from a different backup or create new, full backup. (0x810000F0).
Event Xml:
<Event xmlns="Error">
<Provider Name="Windows Backup" />
<EventID Qualifiers="0">4104</EventID>
<TimeCreated SystemTime="2011-06-27T14:47:43.000000000Z" />
<Security />
<Data>There is a problem with the backup catalog. Restore from a different backup or create new, full backup. (0x810000F0)</Data>


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27 Jun 2011   #2

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The catalog is a database file that tells the backup service what's going on. Apparently something has gone wrong with yours, you can try running a full chkdsk on both drives but I am not very confident that will fix the problem you more than likely will have to delete the old backup and create another one.
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