Fixing backup disk "system file error" Tags: Hard Drives Western Digital System File External Drive Backup Windows Vista Storage Last response: March 24, 2011 7:14 PM in Storage Share haf December 13, 2009 5:09:41 PM Vista won't let me back-up my C drive onto my external WD 500gb external drive. I get a message "system file error - fix using disk error checking tool" More about : fixing backup disk system file error r_manic a b G Storage December 16, 2009 7:00:18 AM So do what the OS tells you do. It wants you to run the disk error checking tool because it thinks there's something wrong with the data on your hard drive. If you keep the message after running the check, then there is something wrong. m 0 l mbmoigua March 24, 2011 7:14:57 PM fixing backup disk system file error m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Help fixing corrupted system files, 100% disk usage and explorer crash on startup in Windows 8.1 Forum file exceeds file system size limit (write to disk) error Forum Disk volume error -- run System File Checker?! Forum how can i fix the Cyclic redundancy check error with a RAW file system Forum Error: File system structure on the disk is corrupt Forum SolvedProblem after fixing config/system file Forum SolvedFormat DVD -R so System Image Backup & File History detects drive Forum File system error when opening reason 2 0 how to fix it Forum SolvedChoosing an operating system for file backup PC on local server Forum Solvedhow to make backup using the files in the recovery drive of a w8 preinstalled system Forum SolvedAnother "Invalid System Disk" error Forum SolvedNon System Disk or disk error Forum does anybody know how to fix when i backup and i choose computer choose when gets to 33% it always says backup error No code j Forum SolvedI am trying to copy a single file of 1 TB -- yes 1 TB and get an error message at 500GB regarding a system file size limitatio Forum While taking backup in an external harddisk the hard disk had a same file name w Forum Solvedc000021a Fatal system error when opening .mp3 file in Classic Media Player!!!!!!! Forum error during system backup Forum SolvedRepair disk for system 32\drivers\pc1 error for Windows XP Pro 32 bit operating system Forum I have an 8GB San Disk flash drive and am trying to copy a 4.4gb video but get message file too large for file system. A 3.9 Forum Batch File Disk Backup utility Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !