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Symantec Backup Exec 2010

Created: 26 Mar 2013 | 1 comment

Hi all

      I am getting below error in the backup job log could you any one help me

Errror Msg


Job Completion Status
Job ended: 27 March 2013 at 06:44:49
Completed status: Failed
Final error: 0xe000fed1 - A failure occurred querying the Writer status.
Final error category: Resource Errors

For additional information regarding this error refer to link V-79-57344-65233

Click an error below to locate it in the job log
BackupV-79-57344-65233 - AOFO: Initialization failure on: "Shadow?Copy?Components". Advanced Open File Option used: Microsoft Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS).
Snapshot provider error (0xE000FED1): A failure occurred querying the Writer status.
Check the Windows Event Viewer for details.
Writer Name: Event Logs, Writer ID: {EEE8C692-67ED-4250-8D86-390603070D00}, Last error: The VSS Writer timed out (0x800423f2), State: Failed during freeze operation (9).

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CraigV's picture


From that your VSS Writers are either stopped, or in error. On the server affected, open up a command prompt and type:

vssadmin list writers

Any writers NOT stable and running are in error. A server restart normally fixes this. Otherwise refer to the TN below for help on solving this error:


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