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extract.exe with vrb files

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hello,

today i tried the extract.exe which went very well. but i wanted to give it another test by checking if it would be possible to restore a delta file (vrb) with extract.exe. now please check out this output (see all down):

as you can see all needed files are in the directory. the user in which the dos box is running is the admin.

why this error?

best regards,
Joerg

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Re: extract.exe with vrb files

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Hello, as per User Guide, extract.exe supports extracting full recovery files (VBK) only. Basically, when you need to store backups in long-term repository or off-site, it is full backup (VBK) file that you want to put on tape or external storage along with this tool, not VRB file (rollback file containing changes only).

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Re: extract.exe with vrb files

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thanks for the info Gostev.

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[MERGED] Extracting .vib

Post by Amias »

Hello,
For some reason, I cannot exctract a .VIB file.. If I try with the Vbk everything goes fine
Here is the error message !
THanks

https://www.dropbox.com/s/hh8v72syo6ue37q/vib_error.jpg

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Re: extract.exe with vrb files

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Hello, Yan-Emanuel.

You have been merged to existing discussion regarding similar issue, so, kindly take a look at the answers provided above.

Should any additional help be needed, don’t hesitate to let us know. Thanks.

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