U.S. CitiesCity-Data Forum Index
Go Back   City-Data Forum > General Forums > Science and Technology > Computers
 [Register]
Please register to participate in our discussions with 2 million other members - it's free and quick! Some forums can only be seen by registered members. After you create your account, you'll be able to customize options and access all our 15,000 new posts/day with fewer ads.
View detailed profile (Advanced) or search
site with Google Custom Search

Search Forums  (Advanced)
 
Old 12-19-2014, 10:07 PM
 
1 posts, read 883 times
Reputation: 10

Advertisements

I recently had to reinstall Windows Vista, and now want to restore my backup I did about a month ago on my Seagate GoFlex external drive (it is not encrypted btw).

There are 2 methods to restore, the first uses the Memeo Instant Backup interface and the second just uses Windows Explorer interface. I can likely get method 2 to work, but it'll take ages to restore and extract the 400 zip filesof about 200M each so I really want to use method 1, BUT when I choose to restore files, the only backup plan option given to me is the one recently done.

According to the directions at [url=http://knowledge.seagate.com/articles/en_US/FAQ/214205en#instant]FreeAgent GoFlex - Memeo Backup Premium / Instant - Restoring Your Backup Plan[/url], "To reactivate the backup plan, go to the Actions menu and choose Reactivate Backup Plan". But, when I select Reactivate, I get "You already have an active backup". So I selected "Remove Backup". Now when I select Reactivate, I still get only one option: the one recently done.

Any advice?

Last edited by YesM; 12-19-2014 at 10:15 PM..
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message

Reply
Please update this thread with any new information or opinions. This open thread is still read by thousands of people, so we encourage all additional points of view.

Quick Reply
Message:

Over $104,000 in prizes was already given out to active posters on our forum and additional giveaways are planned!

Go Back   City-Data Forum > General Forums > Science and Technology > Computers
Follow City-Data.com founder on our Forum or

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 08:01 PM.

© 2005-2019, Advameg, Inc. · Please obey Forum Rules · Terms of Use and Privacy Policy · Bug Bounty

City-Data.com - Archive 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35 - Top