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Backup for VM fails with error

Postby membrain80 » Thu Sep 29, 2016 7:28 am


I've just configured Uranium Backup and I tried to backup a VM from our vCenter.

I'm getting this error:

Uranium Backup
Version: 9.2.2 (Build 5920) - Gold

BackupSet: UMF1
Items: 1 of 1
Start Backup: 9/26/2016 4:50:05 PM
End Backup: 9/26/2016 4:51:06 PM
Number of files copied: 3
Total size of copied files: 11.57 KB (11,848 bytes)
Duration: 0 hours, 1 minute, 1 second
Average speed: 0.19 KB/s
Windows User : marcel
Windows version : Windows Server 2008 R2 Server Standard (64-bit) (Build 7600)
Execution type: Manual
Shadow Copy: Yes
Result: Backup completed with errors

Processed items:

ESX(i)/vSphere - Server - Backup Start (9/26/2016 4:50:07 PM)

Server: (VMware vCenter Server 5.5.0 build-4180647)

Virtual machine: Server Backup (vmx-08)

Destination: W:\Server Backup\20160926-165029

W:\Server Backup\20160926-165029\Server Backup.vmx (2.83 KB)

W:\Server Backup\20160926-165029\Server Backup.vmxf (268.00 Bytes)

W:\Server Backup\20160926-165029\Server Backup.nvram (8.48 KB)

ERROR: Unspecified error (Unable to load DLL 'vixDiskLib.dll': The application has failed to start because its side-by-side configuration is incorrect. Please see the application event log or use the command-line sxstrace.exe tool for more detail. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x800736B1))

ESX(i)/vSphere - Server - Backup Start ...
Connecting to the server ...
Connected successfully to the server (VMware vCenter Server 5.5.0 build-4180647)
Backup Start
Backup of the virtual machine Server Backup in the folder W:\Server Backup\20160926-165029
Searching for the virtual machine Server Backup ...
Virtual machine Server Backup (vmx-08) found
Deleting all snapshots named "UraniumBackup" ...
Deletion completed
Creating destination folder ...
Downloading the virtual machine configuration files ...

100% (2.83 KB/2.83 KB) -> Server Backup.vmx

100% (268.00 Bytes/268.00 Bytes) -> Server Backup.vmx ...

100% (8.48 KB/8.48 KB) -> Server Backup.nvram
File downloading completed
Creating temporary snapshot for the backup ...

Snapshot created successfully
Deleting all snapshots named "UraniumBackup" ...
Deletion completed
Disconnecting from the server
Backup completed with errors:

ESX(i)/vSphere - Server - Backup End (9/26/2016 4:51:06 PM)

Log generated by Uranium Backup

Any ideas?


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Re: Backup for VM fails with error

Postby cinzia.mancini » Fri Sep 30, 2016 11:16 am

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