Error EBAB03EE: Operating System API [RegistryOperations::SaveKeyAsHive] RegSaveKeyExW(TARGET_HIVE_SYSTEM; C:\VProRecovery\TargetSystem.hiv) failed. Error 000005AA: Insufficient system resources exist to complete the requested service

Article:TECH190569  |  Created: 2012-06-07  |  Updated: 2014-06-20  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH190569
Article Type
Technical Solution


Issue



Error during the restore process


Error



Error EBAB03EE: Operating System API [RegistryOperations::SaveKeyAsHive] RegSaveKeyExW(TARGET_HIVE_SYSTEM; C:\VProRecovery\TargetSystem.hiv) failed.
Error 000005AA: Insufficient system resources exist to complete the requested service

 


Cause



This issue is typically caused either by corruption on the hard disk of the original source system or with hidden "ghost" devices that have not been removed from the original source system.

 


Solution



1.  Remove all ghost devices from Device Manager (disk drives, NICs, SCSI and RAID controllers) on the original system:
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/315539

2.  Run a CHKDSK /R /F on the original system's drives

3.  Create a new backup

 


Supplemental Materials

SourceUMI
ValueV-281-0-1450
Description

Error 000005AA: Insufficient system resources exist to complete the requested service


SourceUMI
ValueV-281-2987-1006
Description

Error EBAB03EE: Operating System API [RegistryOperations::SaveKeyAsHive] RegSaveKeyExW(TARGET_HIVE_SYSTEM; C:\VProRecovery\TargetSystem.hiv) failed. 



Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH190569


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