1. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 23
    Windows 10 Home
       23 Aug 2016 #1

    Windows Backup and Restore error 0x800700b7


    I'm trying to do my normal system image and data backups with Windows Backup and Restore, always worked fine until now. I am getting "The backup application could not start due to an internal error: Server execution failed (0x80080005).

    Then i go to Services to check if the required services were started and Block Level Backup Engine Service is not. I tried to manually start it but then i get the other error code (0x800700b7), really need help on this guys.
    Attached Thumbnails Attached Thumbnails WB.JPG   BL.JPG  
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  2.    23 Aug 2016 #2

    Hmmm... This is apparently an old and well-known problem. If you navigate your file structure like so:
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	restore-task.jpg 
Views:	2 
Size:	18.8 KB 
ID:	97808
    And then delete the SR (system recovery) task, you apparently have 50-50 odds that your error code will disappear. But if you do this, you'll have to (re)define your normal backup task definition.
    Please let us know how this turns out.
    Thanks, and HTH.
    --Ed--
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


  3. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 23
    Windows 10 Home
       23 Aug 2016 #3

    Deleted the file, but no luck, can't start the service due same error.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  4.    23 Aug 2016 #4

    The wrong 50 percent, eh? So sorry! There are some other things to try, but I've seen them recommended for older Windows versions. I'm reluctant to recommend them for Win10 without some tangible hope of success.
    Are you open to the idea of an in-place upgrade install? It won't affect your overall environment much, but it should fix overall system problems (like this one) pretty handily. There's a great tutorial on this, dated 8/14.
    HTH,
    --Ed--
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


  5. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 23
    Windows 10 Home
       24 Aug 2016 #5

    No problem, i feel comfortable with the upgrade and i have a usb drive with W10 setup. I will need to try that because i tried restoring to old restore points and it did not work.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


  6. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 23
    Windows 10 Home
       29 Aug 2016 #6

    Nothing worked, had to restore from a previous image and had to download the W10 anniversary update and updates afterwards, that's what i was trying to avoid, hope the problem do not arise again.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


 


Similar Threads
Thread Forum
Backup and restore with Windows 10
I am new to 10 and in the past version of Windows I have used the free version of Backup Maker for backing up my hard drive to an external drive. The program works okay but does have some issues I am not happy with. I thought I would try to use the...
Performance & Maintenance
Backup and Restore (Windows 7)
My PC originally came with XP (OEM). My upgrade procedure was to install an SSD and load 8.1 on that. When booting for the first time, I was surprised but pleased to see that I had the choice of 8.1 or XP. Subsequently, I opted to upgrade to Win 10...
Performance & Maintenance
Backup and Restore Error
Just bought a new Windows 10, Office 2016, Ultra HD Lenovo computer. Already having issues, surprise surprise! Not only are there scaling/blurry issues with some apps, but Windows Backup and Restore is displaying the following error: The...
Performance & Maintenance
Windows 10 - Backup/Restore/Recovery
Windows 10 - Backup/Restore/Recovery (Computer Dummy) I would like to enquire how to go about creating a system restore/backup/recovery for installed Windows 10. Two of my computers (Lenovo and 2x Medion) have a factory installed Windows 8...
Performance & Maintenance
Solved Backup and Restore Windows 7?
I installed Windows 10 29Jul2105, and that day I created a System Image Backup on both computers. On Sunday , on the desktop of both computers, I found a folder named Windows 7, created 02Aug2015; I have no idea how thye were created. A short...
Performance & Maintenance
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:28.
Find Us
Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 10 Forums