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Windows 7: Backup Fails ... Events 517/4104 (0x80070002)

18 May 2012   #1

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Backup Fails ... Events 517/4104 (0x80070002)

Trying to backup Win7 to external 1TB IOMEGA and get the (subject) errors after 7 hours. (see attachment for Event log data.)
Previous to try had formatted external just in case.

Win backup has never worked (for 2 years).

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File Type: txt backup0518.txt (4.8 KB, 20 views)
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18 May 2012   #2
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