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Windows 7 Backup failure Error 0x80070002

Discussion in 'Windows 7' started by Jetta2, May 21, 2013.

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  1. Jetta2

    Jetta2 Thread Starter

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    Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version 1.0.0.2
    OS Version: Microsoft Windows 7 Professional, Service Pack 1, 32 bit
    Processor: Intel(R) Pentium(R) CPU G645 @ 2.90GHz, x64 Family 6 Model 42 Stepping 7
    Processor Count: 2
    RAM: 2012 Mb
    Graphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce GT 220, 1024 Mb
    Hard Drives: C: Total - 152524 MB, Free - 85327 MB; N: Total - 305242 MB, Free - 179964 MB;
    Motherboard: ECS, H61H2-M12
    Antivirus: Microsoft Security Essentials, Updated and Enabled

    Good day
    Suddenly not able to do successful backups in Windows 7. "W7 backup did not complete successfully
    System cannot find file specified." Error 0x80070002.
    What and where is the file specified?
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  2. Elvandil

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    Do you have enough space available?

    What is your target for the backup and how much free space is on it?
     
  3. Jetta2

    Jetta2 Thread Starter

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    Target is Ext. hard drive, 175GB free
     
  4. Elvandil

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    What were the error message's details?
     
  5. DaveBurnett

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    May I also suggest that you do your backup with very little else running.
     
  6. Jetta2

    Jetta2 Thread Starter

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    How would I do that? How and what do I stop running?
    Thanks
     
  7. DaveBurnett

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    Safe mode will work well.
     
  8. Jetta2

    Jetta2 Thread Starter

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    My PC will not start in safe mode.
    What could be the problem?
    Thanks
     
  9. Jetta2

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    Cannot do Windows 7 backup in safe mode.
    Do you perhaps know how?
    Regards
     
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