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http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=239892 http://www.jsifaq.com/SF/Tips, tips 5955 and 2265 28-08-2007, 04:45 AM #4 Robh Guest Posts: n/a Re: WIn NT Backup Problem thanks very much worked a treat. Log in or Sign up Windows Vista Tips Forums > Newsgroups > Windows Server > Ntbackup: Cannot locate the specified media or backup device. Register Forum Archives Operating Systems Microsoft Windows Windows Server Cannot locate the specified media or backup device. Are you aComputer / IT professional?Join Tek-Tips Forums! http://themedemo.net/ntbackup-error/ntbackup-error-consult-the-backup-report.html

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ntbackup...searching for backup devices..??? 12. For urgent issues, you may want to contact Microsoft CSS directly. Raj, Sep 7, 2004, in forum: Windows Server Replies: 1 Views: 521 anwar Dec 22, 2010 Backup cannot locate specified media Logie Bear, Nov 14, 2005, in forum: Windows Server Replies: You can locate the newsgroup here: http://www.microsoft.com/communities/newsgroups/en-us/default.aspx When opening a new thread via the web interface, we recommend you check the "Notify me of replies" box to receive e-mail notifications when

This backup operation will terminate." I set up the schedule through the schedule wizard to perform a daily backup of all of the drives. This backup operation > > will terminate." > > > > I have used the Wizard to create the backup job and schedule it but it > > still > > Any info on the device in Device manager? "calin_112" <> wrote in message news:... > > mcarc, were you able to find out what's the problem? > > > -- > You'll be able to ask questions about Vista or chat with the community and help others.

Join your peers on the Internet's largest technical computer professional community.It's easy to join and it's free. Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... Sponsored Links 28-08-2007, 04:42 AM #2 Pegasus \(MVP\) Guest Posts: n/a Re: WIn NT Backup Problem "Robh" wrote in message news:[email protected] > Hi all I need help Yet when you run it manually it works fine.

The actual Scheduled task looks like this "C:\WIN~\ntbackup.exe backup "@C:\Documents~\BoxBackup.bks" /v:no /r:no /rs:no /hcn /m normal /j "AppBoxBackup" /l:f /p "LTO Ultrium" Have I missed something or is there some magic To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. Yet when you run it manually it works fine. Member Login Remember Me Forgot your password?

Advertisement Web Hosting News WP Engine Gives Customers Free SSL Certificates Google Open Sources Cloud-Based Registry Nomulus Is Today"s DDoS Attack Part of a Troubling Trend? I insert new media, but NTBackup doesn't notice its there, so i go to Removable storage, click libaries, right click the tape drive, and click inventory. Cheers "Pegasus (MVP)" wrote: > > "Robh" wrote in message > news:[email protected] > > Hi all I need help with Windows NT Backup. > > > > I normally use Backup only uses 'Free' media and does not overwrite media in 'Backup' media pool 6.

Perhaps they're trying to phase it out . . . "Robh" wrote in message news:[email protected] > thanks very much worked a treat. > > Doesn't mention this in the help check my blog Close this window and log in. Here is the ntbackup command line that is being run: C:\WINDOWS\system32\ntbackup.exe backup "@C:\Documents and Settings\administrator\Local Settings\Application Data\Microsoft\Windows NT\NTBackup\data\backup.bks" /n "Media created 24/06/2009 at 09:35" /d "Set created 24/06/2009 at 09:36" /v:yes Silicon Valley Won"t Come to the Broadband Rescue Where Web Hosting Companies Stand on the 2016 Inc. 5000 Web Hosting Talk Team A Division Of: Penton Media Community Leaders: SoftWareRevue, anon-e-mouse,

This backup operation will terminate. ) If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to let me know. Thank you in advance... this content Password Home Articles Register Forum RulesUser Blogs Gallery Community Community Links Social Groups Pictures & Albums Members List Go to Page...

Cannot create table in eVB - "cannot open the device or file specified" 7. Thank you. This by TEEgVGVjaC » Fri, 10 Dec 2004 09:41:01 Please ignore my last post.

Apparently the backup aborts after a period of time. "calin_112" wrote: > > mcarc, were you able to fix the problem?

The time now is 12:00 AM. -- Generic Blue ---- Generic Blue - Fixed -- TT Blue -- Mobile Contact Us - TechTalkz.com Technology & Computer Troubleshooting Forums - Top vBulletin, Doesn't mention this in the help file that's why I missed it. The backup log tells me it couldn't find the specified media and it was terminated. Please send technical support a copy of the BackupAssist diagnostics file using the steps provided in the Resolution section below.

I even tried formating the tape then ran NT backup manually. It seems like NTBACKUP can't pull media from the "free media" pool. Aggie Windows Vista All 1 17-08-2007 11:20 AM < Home - Windows Help - MS Office Help - Hardware Support > New To Site? have a peek at these guys This command is not applicable to tape loaders and it is better to only use this switch if you have a standalone tape device.

I click yes, but then i get an error message come up saying it was unable to mount the media, invalid command, and the following gets logged to the report: Code: It prompts me twice. Doesn't mention this in the help file that's why I missed it. Register New Posts Advertising Contact Us Advertise Privacy Statement Terms of Service Sitemap Top Hosting and Cloud Web Hosting Talk HostingCon WHIR Hosting Catalog Hottest Hosts Data Centers Data Center Knowledge

Same error message. Ntbackup error specified media not found & invalid drive & no 3. I need to backup both the Win & Exchange servers. I normally use Veritas or Arcserve but for a while I need to use NTBackup.

Maybe obvious but worth a shot . . . For additional information, check the articles below: 300439 How to Use Command Line Parameters With the "Ntbackup" Command http://support.microsoft.com/?id=300439 239892 How to Schedule Unattended Backups Using a Stand-Alone Tape Library http://support.microsoft.com/?id=239892 Windows Vista Tips Forums > Newsgroups > Windows Server > Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Articles Members Members Quick Links Notable Members Current Visitors Recent Activity New Profile