This is a discussion on Re: A WIN32 error has occurred - Veritas Backup Exec ; In the OFO wizard, make sure you have adjusted the incremental and initial size of static volume, try 100 and 300 instead of 10 and 30. Sometimes, the problem is related to permissions on the drive that static volume is ...
In the OFO wizard, make sure you have adjusted the incremental and
size of static volume, try 100 and 300 instead of 10 and 30.
Sometimes, the problem is related to permissions on the drive that
volume is being created on, when in doubt try giving everyone, full
The last possibility, is a 3rd party application conflict- a call to
support would be the only way to determine that, however.
Also, make sure 10% of
the capacity of the disk is free space. In control panel/services, of
machine you want OFO to protect, make sure that VNC Snapshot service is
present and either automatic or manual in startup type.
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> I have just installed the 'real' version of 7.3 over a trial version,
> now getting an OFO: WIN32 error on only one of the two drives on the
> (drive d
> I'm doing an Exchange backup and then a file backup of the C: and D:
> of my server in the same job. BackupExec and the tape drives are
> locally. OFO has no problems on the C: drive, but will get the
> error message when starting D:
> OFO: A WIN32 error has occurred.
> OFO: Initialization failure on:" error message. "D:"
> I've HAVE checked Veritas' web support site for this error and have
> with the following document:
> However, this doesn't fix my problem. My registry entry is blank,
> that OFO will use the root of the D: drive. The BackupExec service
> has Full rights to the root of the D: drive (the default by the
> and EVERY directory for that matter since it's a Domain Admin account
> I've set permissions so Domain Admins have Full access. Yet, it
> work. I've even deleted and readded the account to no avail.
> Because of the error (even if the backup continued and finished), the
> job will be placed "On Hold" and will not process the next night's
> until I manually abort/delete the job. This is not a very ideal
> Any suggestions would be VERY appreciated.
> Bret M. Thomas
> Bowhead Support Services, Inc.
> Department of Transportation
> Office of the CIO, OST (S-80)
> 400 Seventh St., SW; Room 6104
> Washington, DC 20590
> Phone: (202)493-2187