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Sloved! Backup Errors DrivePool 220.127.116.11 BETA
Hi there just would like a little guideness in the correct way the backups should work using drive pool and the inbuilt windows backup feature of windows server 2012 essentials:
I currently have my OS on the C drive and my server folders on pool drive F which is make up of 2 x WD 3TB Reds set to dupclicate (D & E). Let me first say that when i only back up the C drive i get no errors what so ever and everthing is fine.
From my understanding DP can not back up the drive pool, F in my case so i need to back up the actual folders from the drives themself? (i do not want to back up the whole drive) So i tried just adding the user folder (just to test) from drive D to the already working C drive backup and it just sticks at X%, then tried adding the user folder from drive E and it fails so then both user folders (D & E) and it fails juststopping at X%. Am i doing something incorrectly here? what is the correct procedure for backing up any of the server folders from a dublicated hard drive pool in my case?
On a side note i have noticed that any of the files that are in the pool can be searched for? e.g when i search for a music files in my music folder on the hard drive it shows as thoe nothing is there even thoe i can clearly see the file in from of my eyes in the open window.But if that same folder was on the C drive it would see it.
Thanks for any help you can give. Pete.