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What is Event ID 36 volsnap error? RRS feed

  • Question

  • I tried to backup to External Seagate GoFlex Home 2TB - and got:

    Failure to backup due to:

    Volsnap Event ID 36 The  shadow  copies  of volume  C; were aborted  b/c
    the  shadow  copy storage could not grow due to a user imposed
     
    limit

    What do I do?

    Tuesday, September 4, 2012 12:08 AM

Answers

  • Hi

    Regarding this Event ID 36, you could refer to this thread Shadow Copy issue.


    Meanwhile, you can try the following:


    1. Click the Start, input cmd in the search bar.

    2. Right-click cmd, run it as Administrator.

    3. Input the command: Chkdsk /f /r


    Hope this helps.


    Vincent Wang

    TechNet Community Support

    Wednesday, September 5, 2012 8:41 AM
    Moderator

All replies

  • Hi

    Regarding this Event ID 36, you could refer to this thread Shadow Copy issue.


    Meanwhile, you can try the following:


    1. Click the Start, input cmd in the search bar.

    2. Right-click cmd, run it as Administrator.

    3. Input the command: Chkdsk /f /r


    Hope this helps.


    Vincent Wang

    TechNet Community Support

    Wednesday, September 5, 2012 8:41 AM
    Moderator
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    Saturday, October 20, 2012 11:51 PM