Windows 2008 R2 Backup

Posted on 2013-11-07
Last Modified: 2014-01-16
Environement: single Windows 2008 R2 server (DC, DNS, DHCP)


I am using Windows 2008 backup to backup automatically the whole server on a 1Tb USB drive
Everything is set up as default options
Data to save is about 200Mb

Sometimes, and without any reason, all incremental backups are erased, and backups stored on the usb drive starts again from 1, 2, 3, ect...
I am losing all the history backup
And I do not know why

Thank you for your help

Question by:gadsad
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by:Radhakrishnan R
ID: 39630220

Any scheduled task to delete the old backups? if so, remove it and see it stored as long as you delete manually?

Author Comment

ID: 39630281
No scheduled task. Just Windows Backup scheduled for daily backups

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Radhakrishnan R earned 500 total points
ID: 39630367

It seems default behavior. Please have a look at this thread

Hope this helps

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ID: 39785826
thank you

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