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Testing your backup after you have a failure is like putting your boots on
after your feet are already wet. (-:
The backup is probably corrupted or you no longer have the software
installed that you used to create the backup.
aka Crusty (-: Old B@stard :-)
If you knew as much as you thought you know,
You would realize that you don't know what you thought you knew!
"mooter" <email@example.com> wrote in message
>i backed up the my documents folder to a seperate hard drive and my
> crashed so i went to restore my files and i get an error message that says
> "The backup file contains unrecognized data and cannot be used." please