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Several months ago I ran across an article which listed a registry edit which allowed a 2008 server backup to be sent to a partition on a local drive array without destroying the drive data.   It worked like a champ.   I thought I wrote the reference down but now I can't find it and I need to make the change to another 2008 server.   Anybody seen know anything about this registry edit?  I used it to do a systemstate backup on a DC with a single mirrored array.   I created a small partition on the array to store the backup for pickup by my nightly backup to tape.
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you are most likely looking for the following KB article which explains what you want.
 
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Jorge
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damn... and now with the URL...
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/944530
 
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That's not the article I originally read but it does have the info I needed.   Thanks
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