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system restore error 0x81000202

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by amyjo4416, Jun 9, 2010.

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  1. amyjo4416

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    hi, i have windows vista home premium with service pack 2, i keep getting a catastrophic failure error 0x8000FFFF when i try to backup my computer. the error says a shadow copy could not be created for the following reason catastrophic failure 0x8000FFFF, so then i try to system restore and get another error saying system restore does not appear to be functioning properly on this system, and it also says the volume shadow copy service used by system restore is not working. for more information view the event log (0x81000202). the log is empty.my computer came with windows vista already installed, i have no install disk.. please help..
     
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