Backup issues


S

steve

i am trying to backup my windows xp to cdr but keeps
coming up "The backup path name could not be used
E:\Backup.bkf Please ensure this is a valid path,and that
you have sufficient access".please could someone help. In
basic words would b great thanks.
 
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R

Rifleman

steve said:
i am trying to backup my windows xp to cdr but keeps
coming up "The backup path name could not be used
E:\Backup.bkf Please ensure this is a valid path,and that
you have sufficient access".please could someone help. In
basic words would b great thanks.

If you are using the built-in Windows Backup tool, then it doesn't recognise
CDs as valid backup media. You have to backup to a folder or another drive
and then burn to a CD in a separate operation.

HTH
 
J

Jack

caus you have not done a lick of research on this....
XP will not backup to a removable drive......first make the
backup...then....copy that file to CD's or DVD(s)....
 
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