NTBackup Failure with VSS

By bcook ·
I'm having a problem with NTBackup. Recently my Primary Domain Controller / File Server had a mirror failure on one of my drives. I have 2 SATA 500gb Drives on Raid 1. When removing the drive the other drive failed as well. Coisidence... maybe. Anyways, I put in 2 brand new drives... same make same model, rebuilt the mirror, restored the backup from one of the .BSK NTBackup files, and everything seems good and is firing good except...

Now ... For some reason I can't get NTBackup to fire properly once more. Looking at Event Viewer, I see that there is a failure with VSS and NTBackup... When I run NTBackup it presents an output of "Preparing backup from Shadow Copy"... Then stalls out for a bit... and terminates. NOTE : VSS had been started in the Services. I have tried stopping it and restarting as well.

I have Windows Server 2003, Service Patch 2, with all cummulative security updates installed as well.

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