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by ToddBooth
Mon Jul 19, 2010 9:39 am
Forum: Support & Troubleshooting
Topic: preparing shadow copy . . . please wait
Replies: 51
Views: 21487

Re: preparing shadow copy . . . please wait

Hello, I did more testing and here are the results. Previously my backup hung when preparing a shadow copy. Now the same backup does not hang. So the problem is intermittent. If the problem comes back I'll try to narrow the problem down. What you might want to do is the following. Add some code so t...
by ToddBooth
Sun Jul 18, 2010 3:07 pm
Forum: Support & Troubleshooting
Topic: preparing shadow copy . . . please wait
Replies: 51
Views: 21487

Re: preparing shadow copy . . . please wait

Hi, I'm using Microsoft Security Essentials. Here is some new information. My original failure to backup open files was on a big backup (250GB). I ran a new test with open files (2GB). Everything worked fine. Over the next week I will try to narrow the failure by changing what I backup. Regards, Todd