Month: October 2016

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Robocopy – ERROR 123 (0x0000007B) – copy directories with spaces

the problem Using a current PowerShell with tab completion (the shell adds all quotes and spaces) you get the command: Robocopy.exe ‘C:\tmp\source with spaces\’ ‘C:\tmp\target with spaces\’ /e And executing it you get the error message: Note that the source and target are “strangly” interpreted. The \’ at the end of the source and target …

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Backup Exec – TECH126877 – the device or media server cannot be deleted because existing jobs or selection lists remain

The Problem Quite some time ago I wasn’t able to delete a device (storage target) named “internal RAID” in Backup Exec 15. The GUI came up with this error message: “The device (or media server) cannot be deleted because existing jobs or selection lists remain.” Going through all jobs in the GUI i could not …