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Posted - 01/07/2010 :  07:46:34  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
i get Error:" can not open backup device " when i try to create backup with sql express in windows directory location, but this backup successfuly created with normal sql server, now whatas different?

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Posted - 01/07/2010 :  08:33:56  Show Profile  Send rajdaksha a Yahoo! Message  Reply with Quote

You need to check the security permissions on the folder you are trying to backup to.

Or you have to add the domain account for that

But am not understand what is normal sql server


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Posted - 01/07/2010 :  15:57:21  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
"normal sql server" i mean sql server standard edition.
with this edition i created backup with no error in windows folder and other location, but with express edition i'm can do this.
someone help me???
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Posted - 07/26/2011 :  15:28:36  Show Profile  Visit AlexGreen's Homepage  Reply with Quote
Keep in mind that what you call "Normal SQL Server" may be running with different permissions to those granted to your SQL Express instance. So check the last has the proper permissions.

On the other hand I recommend you to try SQL Backup and FTP, because you will be able to handle both SQL Express and your "normal server" in an easier way.

Edited by - tkizer on 07/26/2011 23:32:10
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Posted - 07/26/2011 :  16:32:57  Show Profile  Visit russell's Homepage  Reply with Quote
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