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Windows 7: Win 7 backup failure - 0x80070002 - after new system drive installed

3 Weeks Ago   #11
DLisak

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

This is my disk management setup:
Win 7 backup failure - 0x80070002 - after new system drive installed-diskmgmt.png

Along with the previously mentioned backup error, here are some other examples of what I am observing:

This is what the 'bcdedit' output looks like.
Win 7 backup failure - 0x80070002 - after new system drive installed-bcdedit.png

This is the System Control Panel Advanced tab.
Win 7 backup failure - 0x80070002 - after new system drive installed-defaultos.png

And finally the msconfig boot tab.
Win 7 backup failure - 0x80070002 - after new system drive installed-msconfig.png

And here are some select details from the BIOS setup for the ASUS Z170-P;

SATA ports
  • SATA6G_3: Samsung 850 EVO 25GB (Disk0 / G: -- called Linux SSD but it only contains a Linux VM image)
  • SATA6G_4: Seagate ST1000DM 1TB (Disk1 / E: and I: (yes I know poorly partitioned ))
  • SATA6G_5: Samsung 860 EVO 1TB (Disk2 / system drive)
  • SATA6G_6: Maxtor 6L250R0 250GB (Disk3 / F: (old drive))
Note that Disk4 is an external USB drive.

The new 860 EVO replaced the 850 EVO as the system drive.

Boot priority
  1. Windows Boot Manager (SATA6G_5 Samsung 860 EVO)
  2. Seagate Backup+ Desk SH04 (not sure why -- USB?)
  3. SATA6G_5 Samsung 860 EVO

SATA mode selection: AHCI

And there is something else called HDD/SDD SMART Device in this BIOS -- but I can't find anything in the documentation about it. But the Samsung 850 EVO device is listed there.

One thing I did neglect to mention initially: when I was installing the new drive, I had a DVD drive that I disconnected from the SATA port to allow me to connect the new system drive (and left the DVD drive disconnected because I don't really use it anymore).




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2 Weeks Ago   #12
DLisak

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Are there any further suggestions?

I haven't been able to get anywhere...
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2 Weeks Ago   #13
Ranger4

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit sp1
 
 

Disc 4 is showing as having an EFI system partition which is not compatible with your current windows installation. Disconnect Disc 4, go into the BIOS & set Disc 2 (which has the Windows 7 installation) as the first boot item, save & see if everything works.
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2 Weeks Ago   #14
DLisak

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Thanks for the suggestion, Ranger. Unfortunately it didn't work.
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2 Weeks Ago   #15
DLisak

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Actually I think I'll try swapping the new SSD SATA port with the old one and see if that works.
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1 Week Ago   #16
DLisak

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Even swapping the SATA ports didn't work -- back to the drawing board...
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1 Week Ago   #17
DLisak

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Another thing I have found in my setup:

I have *two* BCD files. One is is B:\Boot\BCD which if you notice in my previous post is the "System Reserved" volume. The other one is in C:\BOOT\BCD which is flagged as the "System" partition.

I'm wondering if this is the problem -- Windows doesn't know which BCD file to use?
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