But it doesn't. I feel this is a bug and is enough of a fail to prevent me from using this feature. To clarify, you cannot specifiy the backup target to be a DFS share or a Local drive (eg: f:\backuparea\sysname\sysstate). If the networkshare happens to reside on the local filesystem, the product fails.
Last modified by OuttaCyTE on 6/18/2010 5:21:41 PM
Event ID 517 — Backup OperationsUpdated: February 23, 2010Applies To: Windows Server 2008 R2
You can use the Windows Server Backup snap-in or the wbadmin command to create and manage backups to protect your operating system, volumes, files, and application data. Backups can be saved to single or multiple disks, DVDs, removable media, or remote shared folders. They can also be scheduled to run aut
Last modified by Microsoft on 3/9/2010 11:51:10 PM
General Requirements for Backing Up and Recovering AD DSUpdated: April 29, 2008Prerequisites for using Windows Server Backup include the following:
Operating system: Windows Server 2008
Installation media: To access Windows RE, you must have a Windows Recovery Disc or the Windows Server 2008 DVD or CD installation media for the build that you are restoring.
Administrative credentials: The admi
Last modified by Microsoft on 7/31/2008 10:44:08 PM
WbadminUpdated: September 28, 2007Enables you to back up and restore your operating system, volumes, files, folders, and applications from a command prompt.To configure a backup schedule, you must be a member of the Administrators group. To perform all other tasks with this command, you must be a member of the Backup Operators or the Administrators group, or you must have been delegated the approp
Last modified by Microsoft on 7/31/2008 10:44:50 PM