troubleshooting Question

Windows 7 Ultimate - cannot turn on VSS Shadow Copy Service to save Previous Versions

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Hi Experts,

I am running Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit.

I want to turn on VSS Shadow Copy Service - so that I can save Previous Versions.

Windows Help says:

Shadow Copies of Shared Folders. This feature is an extension to the Shared Folders Microsoft Management Console (MMC) snap-in.

To open Shadow Copies of Shared Folders, click Start, point to Administrative Tools, and then click Computer Management. In the console tree, right-click Shared Folders, click All Tasks, and then click Configure Shadow Copies.

But when I right-click Shared Folders, the only menu items are View, Export List and Help.
I have also clicked my way all around the Actions section on the right hand side of the screen - still no sign of Configure Shadow Copies?


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