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How to restore NTBackup's BKF file on Windows server 2012 std.

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  • i want to restore my windows sbs2003 .bkf file to 2012 std server, as per default utility in 2012 server i couldn't find restore of .bkf file.

    please let me know how i can restore or is there any utility.

     
    Friday, February 01, 2013 5:23 AM

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  • Hi;

    This functionality is only available in Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2, through applying the following hotfix:

    http://support.microsoft.com/kb/974674

    As far as I know, this functionality is not available in Windows Server 2012.


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    Tuesday, February 12, 2013 5:14 PM
  • BKF is file format for Windows backup archives. Microsoft has added NTbackup.exe utility in MS Windows XP or other versions, that can store some or entire partition data in a BKF folder. Windows Backup files may be damaged due to virus codes, corrupt storage device and broken download. To restore all items from a inaccessible BKF file, you should try third party application such as RecoveryFix for BKF software. This software fully supports recovery of Unicode characters from backup archives.

    Thanks

    Thursday, February 21, 2013 12:17 PM
  • You need a third-party recovery software. Though your BKF file is not corrupted, but still you need something that can help you to restore your BKF file. In such situation you can use a BKF recovery software. You need to download anyone (as there are numerous), just install it on your machine and restore your BKF file. And if the BKF file is corrupted, it will restore it also. Find something best for you on Google or other search engines. You'll get a numerous software companies who provide such software applications. Choose any of them, but check demo version first. You may check demo version of SysInfoTools BKF Repair software. It's free. Try it.

    Regards.

    Wednesday, February 27, 2013 10:38 AM
  • You can restore your BKF file in windows 2012 server without facing any barrier.  Just follow this link and get all information as relative of BKF recovery restoration. http://social.technet.microsoft.com/wiki/contents/articles/13703.crc-errors-while-transferring-bkf-file-may-cause-bkf-corruption-which-is-resolvable.aspx


    • Edited by James Simon Friday, August 30, 2013 10:58 AM
    Friday, August 30, 2013 10:58 AM