Some other users have reported problems that turned out to be Samba bugs. In
terms of troubleshooting you could try to use a subfolder under the share
and see if that works. If it doesn't, sometimes a firmware update is what is
needed to have this device behave as expected. The more recent Samba
versions (3.0.2.x) are more stable.
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"Chris Cowles" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> "Carey Frisch [MVP]" <cnfrisch@xxxxxx> wrote in message
>> This is indeed a reason why backing up to mapped drives isn't supported
>> with Windows Vista.
>> According to Microsoft, to use a NAS device as a backup target, you
>> need to create the share with "Full Control" privileges for the user
>> credentials they want to connect with.
> The account in question is adminstrator on the NAS. Why would that not
> If it matters, I didn't use a mapped drive letter. I used UNC,
> Chris Cowles
> Gainesville, FL