VSS Snapshot error. DoSnapshotSet error. Check event log for more details.

Hi,

I am running a backup of "\\SAMPGHEX004\Shadow?Copy?Components".

Every time i run the backup i get the following error.

The Win 2003 server being backed up is a remote server.

Its backupexec services have been refreshed also.

OFO: Initialization failure on: "\\SAMPGHEX004\Shadow?Copy?Components". Advanced Open File Option used: Microsoft Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS).
VSS Snapshot error. DoSnapshotSet error. Check event log for more details.

Let me know how to proceed.
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Re: VSS Snapshot error. DoSnapshotSet error. Check event log for more details.

Hello,

Please refer to the below mentioned technote:

OFO: Initialization failure on: "Shadow?Copy?Components" Advanced Open File Option used: Microsoft Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS). VSS Snapshot error. Unexpected provider error.
http://support.veritas.com/docs/265927

Hope this helps you.


Regards

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