Make sure that the correct drive letter and folder are selected. I like your idea of using my D: drive for the most recent backup and the U: drive to contain a few older backups - thanks for that tip! Thanks again for all the participation in this thread...:) Sylvander06-18-2005, 03:12 PM"Maybe someone can provide an explanation of how this is possible." Beats me, unless writing to the same physical HDD Close Reply To This Thread Posting in the Tek-Tips forums is a member-only feature. his comment is here
Solution The Ghost Diagnostic Error File (Ghosterr.txt) is created automatically when Ghost encounters a problem that causes it to close or to stop responding. I now have the EBCD burned and in CDRW form. EAFiedler, Jun 19, 2005 #4 Rollin_Again Joined: Sep 4, 2003 Messages: 4,869 This is straight from the website Symantec Ghost 8.x and Norton Ghost 2003 Symantec Ghost 8.x and Norton Ghost The license number is occasionally useful.
Changing the BIOS setting to Auto or Auto Detect will usually resolve the problem. The web support forums are FULL of posts from people with USB external drive compatibility issues. If so how? You choose Ghost and it runs and you do what needs done.
Attached Files: Device.jpg File size: 37 KB Views: 4,957 Advanced.jpg File size: 29.7 KB Views: 353 Summary.jpg File size: 23.8 KB Views: 398 gazza3411, Jun 24, 2005 #14 EAFiedler Moderator Joined: Then you need to specify [type, no "Browse"] a [pre-prepared] Partition\folder\sub-folder\filename. [This might be offputting] With me its "G:\image\c\050617". Thanks for your help. You'll be able to ask any tech support questions, or chat with the community and help others.
Then I can try using the same utility to restore the backup. Note that when you load a driver that is unstable, the storage devices that the driver handles might not be listed here. It takes just 2 minutes to sign up (and it's free!). Making one now...
In the Options setting for Ghost, under USB peer to peer settings is All drivers selected? I keep at least one backup of C: on G: so it can be restored, then once I boot into Windows the ext HDD can be accessed, and any number of If I reformat the C:\ drive, then I've lost all of my system files. I highly recommend BiNG.
The environment file might be corrupt. http://kreativexpert.com/norton-ghost/norton-ghost-15-error.html It cannot be restored or compared. Or they may be additional data files [not referenced by the configuration files] created after the backup was made. I believe Image can backup NTFS partitions, but can only access [to save to, and restore from] FAT partitions.
Thread Status: Not open for further replies. My system is asus a7nx delus Usb keyboard and mouse C drive is: Seagate barracuda sata 5 st380023as (80gig) Operating system windows xp I recently bought a seagate barracuda 7200.7 model Although I have no doubt that this solution would do the trick, it seems like overkill just to be able to make and restore a backup... :o FastLearner06-15-2005, 01:05 PMStill no http://kreativexpert.com/norton-ghost/norton-ghost-error.html Sylvander06-17-2005, 03:17 PMDo you have a folder "D:\image\c" already made?
Boot the computer to a DOS environment to run Ghost under MSDOS. 8024 This copy of Ghost is not properly licensed. Choose to use a 2GB max file size. I'm getting the Error Code 40204 when I reboot into PC Dos mode, which suggests that the correct drivers are not loading at bootup.
This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License version 2 as published by the Free Software Foundation. Does it connect to your computer by USB? Previously I couldn't get the EBCD to access my internal HDD. Warning: C:\WINDOWS\Internet Logs\IAMDB.RDB was busy during backup.
You could even make separate backups of individual files you knew would be skipped. I keep C: as small as possible [1.6GB used of 3,000MB for Win98SE + 50 prog's]. 2. Those missing files are not insignificant, but Windows could work without them. check over here Education Services Maximize your product competency and validate technical knowledge to gain the most benefit from your IT investments.
Sylvander06-18-2005, 05:41 AMHOW TO: Install Backup from the CD-ROM in Windows XP Home Edition (http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;302894) How to Use the Backup Utility to Back Up Files and Folders in Windows XP Home I got pretty much the same as you, with slight differences in the numbers as follows: ISO 9660 : same 4 sectors, No Emulation : same 34 378 : 30 898