Failure to mount backup...again! RRS feed

  • Question

  • Hey everyone. I need help! :( I needed to do a restore after 2 years of backups, and I got the dreaded, "cannot mount backup". My post is here: http://forum.wegotserved.com/index.php/topic/15405-cannot-mount-the-backup/ So, I re-installed WHS, and started again. After 8 days of successful backups, I tested a restore, and I was able to browse my files. Well, I tried for a second time just yesterday and guess what. I get the "cannot mount backup" errors again!! What is going on!!! :( Does anyone have any idea why this keeps happening. What can I do other than re-install the WHS software. I can't believe this just keeps happening. Microsoft...HELP!

    I did post a bug report...it said that they already knew about it and thanks for posting. That wasn't very helpful...

    Any ideas anyone? :huh:



    Server specs:

    EVGA 730i mobo with 8 SATA ports - Intel E7400 2.8 Ghz
    2x 1GB Corsair DDR2 800
    Corsair 650TX 650W PSU
    WHS 32 bit PP3
    1 WD Caviar 2 TB
    2 WD Caviar 1 TB
    1 Hitachi Deskstar 500 GB
    1 WD Caviar 500 GB (not pooled - for WHS backups)

    Monday, August 2, 2010 7:53 PM