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SMSQL backup fails with Error "Disk(s) used by this database are used by other database(s)"

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Applies to

  • SnapDrive for Windows 7.x
  • SMSQL 7.x


The following error messages are reported:

[19:00:16.312] [SERVER_NAME] Database requested has not been configured for backup. This database is marked as:Disk(s) used by this database are used by other database(s).. Server:SERVER_NAMEINSTANCE Database:DATABASE_NAME This Database will be skipped.

[19:00:16.152] [SERVER_NAME] Failed to Get SnapInfo Directory from Registry [19:00:16.152] [SERVER_NAME] [19:00:16.152] [SERVER_NAME] Deletion of the oldest backup sets does not proceed, as there is an error during backup of this database.


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