XP Media Center 2005 Backup error 80042316

I am all of the suddend unable to run the backup utility on my PC.  When I try to execute a backup I receive the following error:

Error returned while creating the volume shadow copy: 80042316  Aborting backup

Why is this happening???
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Make sure there is enough free space on your HD in all partitions. Empty your recycle bin.
I agree with rindi. If you have space I'd recommend checking the disk for errors.

Start, Run, cmd
chkdsk c: /f
(answer yes when prompted to run checkdisk on the next boot)
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