System State backup fails on Windows server 2003 SP2


Syatem is Windows Server 2003 Ent SP2

Problem is as follows:

System state backup fails with th efollowing details:

Backup Status
Operation: Backup
Active backup destination: File
Media name: "System State Backup.bkf created 11/25/2007 at 12:00 AM"

Volume shadow copy creation: Attempt 1.
"MSDEWriter" has reported an error 0x800423f4. This is part of System State. The backup cannot continue.

Error returned while creating the volume shadow copy:800423f4
Aborting Backup.


The operation did not successfully complete.

Kindly advice

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Brian PiercePhotographerCommented:
DlalaAuthor Commented:

Other servers have exactly the same setup but the backup program is running without any problem!
DlalaAuthor Commented:
I think I need to ask M$ about this
DlalaAuthor Commented:
We contacted MS and had to update some missing dll files

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