troubleshooting Question

wbadmin error on Windows server 2008 R2 w/ SP1

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Microsoft Legacy OSWindows Server 2008
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I am trying to get Windows backup to run on a SQL MAS500 server. When running the following command, "wbadmin start systemstatebackup -backuptarget:f:", I receive the following error message:

Retrieving volume information...
This will back up the system state from volume(s) System Reserved (100.00 MB),Da
ta(E:),Local Disk(C:) to f:.
Do you want to start the backup operation?
[Y] Yes [N] No y

Creating a shadow copy of the volumes specified for backup...
Creating a shadow copy of the volumes specified for backup...
Summary of the backup operation:

The backup of the system state failed [9/28/2012 5:29 PM].
Log of files successfully backed up:

Log of files for which backup failed:

The operation ended before completion.
The system cannot find the file specified.

Nothing is listed in the log file specified in the error message, Please HELP!

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