I Cannot Restore my Backed Up Files and Folders

In this case, it seems that the backup file has been corrupted; you may perform a manual restore as follows: If your backup is stored on CD/DVD, copy the backup file to a local hard disk location. If you got an error message telling you that the data can’t be copied, then you might need […]

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You Receive Microsoft Visual C++ 2005 Redistributable — Error 1935.An error occurred during the installation of assembly ‘Microsoft.VC80.ATL in the Event Viewer

SYMPTOMS After installing Genie Timeline (GTL) or Genie Backup Manager (GBM), you receive the following error in the Event Viewer: “Error 1935. An error occurred during the installation of assembly ‘Microsoft.VC80.ATL, type=”win32″, version=”8.0.50727.4053″, publicKeyToken=”1fc8b3b9a1e18e3b”, processorArchitecture=”x86″‘. Please refer to Help and Support for more information”   Definition A 1935 error is one of the most common problems […]

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Determining Drive Model and Finding Updates and Firmware

What is Firmware? Firmware is software that is included in a piece of hardware which control how the CD/DVD recorder communicates with a software application. Firmware is specific to a single CD/DVD recorder; it can not be applied to all CD/DVD drives.   Summary This document will guide you through the process of determining what […]

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Understanding Backup Methods: Part 2

Description of Full Backup It would be ideal to make full backups all the time, because they are the most comprehensive and are self-contained. However, the amount of time it takes to run full backups often prevents us from using this backup type. Full backups, if you have the time to perform them, offer the […]

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Understanding Backup Methods: Advantages and Disadvantages

If you were to ask a person that was not familiar with computer backups, most would think that a backup was just an identical copy of all the data on the computer. In other words, if a backup was created Tuesday evening, and nothing changed on the computer all day Wednesday, the backup created Wednesday […]

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FAT32 Systems and 2 GB File Size Limit

You are not allowed to back up 4 GB or more of data to a drive with FAT32 File System. You may either: Split the data at 2 GB from Where to Backup options. Convert the System File of your drive from FAT32 to NTFS. SYMPTOMS You get this when backing up data that exceed […]

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