Re: Backup utility does not find my backup hard drive
"captainak" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> Please help!!!
> When I try to backup computer using Backup and Restore, I get the
> that "Windows cannot find backup devices on your computer. The
> system device cannot be found." However, I can see my backup drive in
> Internet Explorer, can open it, and can copy files to it. I also can
> back up
> files to it using the Backup and Restore.
> Why does my computer find my backup drive (external USB) when I try to
> up files only using Backup and Restore, but cannot find the Drive if I
> Backup up Computer in Backup and Restore?
> Please help!
Can you backup with wbadmin.exe tool? Try running "wbadmin start
backup -backupTarget:F: -include:c:" command from cmd.exe command line,
assume your USB drive letter is F and your system drive letter is C.
Michal Kawecki [Windows - Shell/User MVP]