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zak45

Could not create Volume Shadow Copy. Backup aborted.

Post by zak45 » Sun Mar 21, 2010 11:42 pm

Message: Could not create Volume Shadow Copy. Locked files will not be copied. Timeout while waiting for the vss pipe

Backup4all Professional 4

[21.03.2010 18:00:06] Checking if the drives of the sources exist
[21.03.2010 18:00:06] Checking backup destination (Local hard drive)
[21.03.2010 18:00:06] Creating the list of files to backup
[21.03.2010 18:00:19] Preparing shadow copy
[21.03.2010 18:00:27] Could not create Volume Shadow Copy. Locked files will not be copied. Timeout while waiting for the vss pipe
[21.03.2010 18:00:27] Folders found to backup: 0
[21.03.2010 18:00:27] Files found to backup: 43 (568,86 MB)

[21.03.2010 18:00:27] Warning: Cannot create zip temporary directory: "C:\Users\zak\AppData\Local\Temp\Softland\Backup4all Professional 4\CEK278827007\"
Eine Datei kann nicht erstellt werden, wenn sie bereits vorhanden ist
[21.03.2010 18:00:28] Error: Backup aborted. Reason:

Backup aborted at 21.03.2010 18:00:28 with 1 error(s), 1 warning(s)
[21.03.2010 18:00:28] Sending mail to "name@something.com"


Is shadow copy the only problem? I see this once every two weeks.
I noticed i have two backups starting at the same time.

Is this my problem? Thanks!

Zak

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Re: Could not create Volume Shadow Copy. Backup aborted.

Post by Support » Mon Mar 22, 2010 11:41 am

Hi,

Please set the backup jobs to start one after another.

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