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7.6 BMR Windows restore

Created: 30 Oct 2013 | 6 comments

I'm testing BMR restores on NB 7.6 on Windows 64bit and 32bit machines and restore ends with message "The restore has stopped due to the following  error:<?>" when BMR wants to create partitions on disks. I opened a case in Symantec. Maybe you've got similar issues with BMR ???

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sri vani's picture

Marek,Please do share wrk around and resolutions details as well once it gt fixed.

Marek Kedzierski's picture

Workaround is to create partitions on disks (ntfs, ext, doesn't matter). Error occurs only when I want to restore to clean disks.

sri vani's picture

Thank you.Hope u ll get permanent fix soon..

mandar_khanolkar's picture

A workaround till you get fix on this problem.

In the restore environment, using SRE shell option, open file, locate x:\windows\system32\cmd.exe and open it. It will open up windows command prompt.

Here type "diskpart" and enter.

Locate your disk using command "list disk".

Then select it using "select disk <ID>" . e.g. select disk 0

Clean it using CLEAN command. Check diskpart HELP command for more details.

Once the disk/s are cleaned then re-run bmr restore from the same environment without rebooting machine.

It would work.



Jaime_Vazquez's picture

If this is a restore to a physical box, what model of disk drive is being used for this? Is the disk a new "Advanced Format" (AF) disk?

Or is this a restore to a VMWare guest instance?