Troubleshooting and Fixing Windows VSS

article #274, updated 359 days ago

Some very interesting info:×8004230f-failed-to-retrieve-volumes-that-are-eligible?forum=windowsbackup

Here are some steps and info:

Here is a Fix-It from Microsoft for Server 2003, which runs quite a few steps automatically, and does not (this is new) necessarily require a reboot:

And lastly, here is a patch from Microsoft which can help a lot in Server 2003, even on fully-updated machines:;en-us;891957

Categories:   VSS   Windows OS-Level Issues