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Problem with backup

Hi,
I try to do backup in Win 2008 server like
https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/40211031/t577.png

but I've got this
https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/40211031/t578.png

why?
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HuaMin Chen
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NetfloCommented:
First reboot your server, if its still a problem then perform the backup via command line, see here for more info: http://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/windowsserver/en-US/dce7fece-b866-4836-84f0-369297559e7c/windows-server-backup-the-program-issued-a-command-but-the-command-length-is-incorrect

Be sure to fully patch your server once you've managed to get a full backup working. See if that resolves your problem.
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HuaMin ChenSystem AnalystAuthor Commented:
Thanks. To start a backup job through Wbadmin, there should be one Backup schedule created, right? I still get this
https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/40211031/t581.png

when creating a Backup schedule.
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NetfloCommented:
No, you can create the whole job via command line. See this link: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc753201.aspx

and this link: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd834883.aspx
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HuaMin ChenSystem AnalystAuthor Commented:
Thanks a lot.
Here is what I've got in command prompt. Any advice?
C:\Users\Administrator>wbadmin start backup -backupTarget:\\vboxsrv\WIN08SRVBACKUP
wbadmin 1.0 - Backup command-line tool
(C) Copyright 2004 Microsoft Corp.


Note: The backed up data cannot be securely protected at this destination.
Backups stored on a remote shared folder might be accessible by other
people on the network. You should only save your backups to a location
where you trust the other users who have access to the location or on a
network that has additional security precautions in place.

Retrieving volume information...
No volume has been included for backup.

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