Re: Vista file restore error
From that same article:
"If the backup location is inaccessible, or if the Mediaid.bin file is
corrupted, contact Microsoft Customer Support Services (CSS) for help
rebuilding the Mediaid.bin file."
Unfortunately, I don't know the steps myself to walk you through this.
Best of Luck,
Rick Rogers, aka "Nutcase" - Microsoft MVP
Windows help - www.rickrogers.org
My thoughts http://rick-mvp.blogspot.com
"Michael" <Michael@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> Hi Rick,
> This is the single most useful answer I have found on this problem.
> Unfortunately, it doesn't help in cases where the MediaID.bin file is lost
> damaged. Is there any way at all to recreate / rebuild this file?
> "Rick Rogers" wrote:
>> Hi Brianford,
>> Try the steps here: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/940263
>> Best of Luck,
>> Rick Rogers, aka "Nutcase" - Microsoft MVP
>> Windows help - www.rickrogers.org
>> My thoughts http://rick-mvp.blogspot.com
>> "brianford" <email@example.com> wrote in message
>> >I run Vista Business. I did a backup to an external hard drive which
>> > fine. Files seem to be there. I tested a restore of one of the folders
>> > to
>> > double check that all works well if I ever need to restore. The restore
>> > failed with the following message....
>> > Restore did not finish sucessfully. Error code :
>> > (at this point, no error code number appears)
>> > The backup file could not be found. Check your hardware configuration
>> > or
>> > restore from a different backup. (0x8100001A)
>> > Any answers to this?