2008 R2 Bare Metal Recovery Restore Failing

I am performing trial restores on some 2008 R2 servers and one server is failing when I attempt a bare metal restore using the windows 2008 R2 DVD.

Setup is:

HOST - Dell R710 with Raid 5
OS - VMWare ESXi 4.0

Windows 2008 R2
Two drives (C: - 40GB,  D: - 100GB)
Windows Server Backup  (all backups show successful with no errors or warnings)

I have created a new test VM identical to the production VM i.e. same ram/processors/drives and drive sizes, yet the restore fails with error:

"One fo the backup files is corrupted 0x8078002C"

Has anyone experienced this before?


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What product are you using to restore?
nigel8013Author Commented:
Restore is being performed using the 2008 r2 media repair / image recovery feature.
nigel8013Author Commented:
For clarification, this is what I'm performing:


nigel8013Author Commented:
I have resolved this issue by deleteing all existing backups for this server and running the backup again to start from a fresh full backup.

A bare metal recovery of the full backup has completed successfully.

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nigel8013Author Commented:
Resolved the issue myself.
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