Windows 10: Macrium won't save more than 6 backups Solved

  1.    10 Feb 2016 #1

    Macrium won't save more than 6 backups


    Have 691 GB free on 3 TB drive, backup every night. Trying to save 7 but Macrium won't go beyond 6 no matter what I set it at. Free space requirement is set to 400 GB. Ideas?

    Paid version if that matters...
    Last edited by wreckwriter; 10 Feb 2016 at 08:15.
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  2.    10 Feb 2016 #2

    Hi, are you creating incremental or differential backups, or repeating the full base image each time?

    Presume your free space is exclusive of any deleted files.

    Other than that, surely there's not an issue of contiguous sectors..
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  3.    10 Feb 2016 #3

    dalchina said: View Post
    Hi, are you creating incremental or differential backups, or repeating the full base image each time?
    Full each time. Just tested something, got it working by unchecking the space requirement box. Looks like I'm good.
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  4.    10 Feb 2016 #4

    You'd save a lot of space, time and some disk wear and tear by using incremental or differential images
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  5.    10 Feb 2016 #5

    dalchina said: View Post
    You'd save a lot of space, time and some disk wear and tear by using incremental or differential images
    Probably true but I'm comfortable this way, been doing it since Ghost 9...
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