Windows 2008 R2 windows backup fails with Error code '2155348001'


  • Hi,


    I have using Windows 2008 R2 and I have schedule the Windows backup when I check the backup log i have found that backup is fails with error code '2155348001'.Following are the event log for same.Please suggest on this so that i can overcome with this error.

    Event Log :

    Log Name:      Application

    Source:        Microsoft-Windows-Backup

    Date:          11/19/2011 2:00:43 PM

    Event ID:      521

    Task Category: None

    Level:         Error


    User:          SYSTEM

    Computer:      ABC


    The backup operation that started at '?2011?-?11?-?19T08:20:42.127000000Z' has failed because the Volume Shadow Copy Service operation to create a shadow copy of the volumes being backed up failed with following error code '2155348001'. Please review the event details for a solution, and then rerun the backup operation once the issue is resolved.

    Event Xml:

    <Event xmlns="">


        <Provider Name="Microsoft-Windows-Backup" Guid="{1DB28F2E-8F80-4027-8C5A-A11F7F10F62D}" />







        <TimeCreated SystemTime="2011-11-19T08:30:43.726552500Z" />


        <Correlation />

        <Execution ProcessID="3084" ThreadID="5780" />



        <Security UserID="S-1-5-18" />



        <Data Name="BackupTime">2011-11-19T08:20:42.127000000Z</Data>

        <Data Name="ErrorCode">2155348001</Data>

        <Data Name="ErrorMessage">%%2155348001</Data>




    Please help me on this issue. Thanks in Advance.


    Avinash Udawant


    • Moved by Bruce-Liu Tuesday, November 22, 2011 7:49 AM (From:Security)
    Monday, November 21, 2011 10:27 AM


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