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Windows 7: backup problems

29 Apr 2010   #1

windows 7
backup problems

my backup won't work any more from 1 day to another

i keep my backup on a usb hdd from 1 terra byte (+-600giga free space)
i use the automatic backup from windows 7 every day at 12am

it's keep telling me that there's not enough space to make a shadow copy

what can i do about it?

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29 Apr 2010   #2
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Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8

I assume you use Windows7 imaging - forget it. It is very unreliable. Use Free Macrium - that works 100%.
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