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Barracuda Backup

How can I resolve errors of the form "Error creating snapshot virtual machine path/name" when backing up virtual machines with my Barracuda Backup Service?

  • Type: Knowledgebase
  • Date changed: 7 months ago

Solution #00006225



Barracuda Backup Service Firmware 5.0 and above


The two most common causes for this issue are:

1) The size of the snapshot being created is larger than the available free space on the data store and/or

2) A VSS (Volume Shadow Copy Service) writer error occurred. These VSS errors and solutions are explained in more detail using the following links below:



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