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wrouffa

I require some guidance.

 

I own an HP MediaSmart Server running WHS V1.  In addition I have a series of computers which I backup to the server on a regular basis.  Recently I upgraded two of then from Windows 7 to Windows 10.  I was able to successfully install the connected software and have continued to run backups with no issues.  I now need to access some of the backups.  When I try to restore (manage) a backup on the server it goes through the normal "opening" process but at the end when the file explorer window pops open, it flashes open momentarily and then closes.  I'm guessing this is an issue with Windows 10 and the new File Explorer. 

 

Does anyone have suggestions on how I might proceed to access the backups?

 

thanks!

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Technogod

Does it exhibit the same symptom when opening backups on another computer with an OS other than Windows 10? 

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wrouffa

unfortunately without running a reinstall of windows 7 I don't have one available to test that. 

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Drashna Jaelre

Do you have a Z:\ drive on the system?

 

Also, ... it may be that the driver for file restore is not compatible with Windows 10.  Nothing can be done about that, at this point.

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