Windows OneCare Backup-URGENT HELP REQUEST!!! RRS feed

  • Question

  • I need urgent help with my backup location, I have changed the location and it has been accepted, but each time I start the backup, I get an error:"can no longer backup from drive c.  This will not let me backup to cd's or dvd after I invested in a pack of dvd 's then the cd's..........HELP

    Wednesday, July 16, 2008 1:53 AM


  •  Try the following to reset your backup plan:

    Open OneCare

    Click Change Settings

    backup tab

    Click Configure Backup

    Click change settings in the lower left

    Make sure that the first screen for Centralized Backup has "No Centralized backup" selected

    Click your PC on the left.

    Uncheck the selection for "Turn on backup for this PC."

    Click Next and save the revised plan.


    Go back to the backup tab, configure backup and click Change Settings in the lower left once again.

    Select your PC and click.

    Click Turn on backup

    Select the change location link and select the drive you want to use for backup

    Modify the schedule as desired for "When"

    Select the file types as desired for "What"

    Click next and save the revised plan with the new selection.


    If that still doesn't allow you to change the device or if you encounter problems, please contact support.

    How to reach support (FAQ) - http://forums.microsoft.com/WindowsOneCare/ShowPost.aspx?PostID=2421771&SiteID=2


    Wednesday, July 16, 2008 3:18 PM