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Windows Error 0x80070017 when attempting back up

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Posted 01 February 2017 - 01:12 PM

I continue to receive this error message when attempting to run backup on Dell PC with Windows 10

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Posted 01 February 2017 - 01:23 PM

You might want to try running chkdsk per the directions in this thread on the error you report:  https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/windows/en-US/eabc0db5-03ce-4079-8f30-ef88ce8477ce/backup-failed-error-code-0x80070017?forum=windowsbackup 


There are a number of other potential solutions as well.  A web search on "Windows Backup 0x80070017" turns these up.

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