When you are working on your system and use Ntbackup to back up to a file on a FAT or FAT32 file system, you may receive: then you generally face an error message like "The fixed media is full. You cannot back up all of the specified data to this disk device. The backup operation will stop".But you don’t know why this occurs and how to solve it. So, here in this post, we are going to discuss all the causes and their solutions.
An effective backup operation adds a single set of supports to the collection of media. The collection of backups is defined in terms of the media collection of which the backup is included. If the backup media includes one media family only, the whole backup package is stored within that family. If the backup media includes multiple media families, it distributes the backup set among them. The backup package includes a header detailing the collection of backups on each medium.
Now, let's discuss the main causes for the backup error.
Whenever you try to use Ntbackup to back up to a file on a FAT or FAT32 file on your system, you face this error. There are several explanations why you might experience an error with the filemark. Several of the reasons include the following:
Now, let's explain the methods to solve this error.
The default size of a file on a partition FAT or FAT32 is set to 4 GB (4294,967,296 bytes). The .bkf file has intended to go beyond this limit and got corrupt. So, let’s try to recover it.
BKF Repair Tool is the best utility for repairing the BKF files and extracting the maximum data from corrupted backup files. This tool developed using advanced algorithms to repair the files with a user-friendly GUI. The recovery process takes minimum time to execute. It can be used by any user whether a technical or a non-technical one.
Step 1: Launch the tool and pressOpen and choose the corrupted BKF file you wish to fix.
Step 2: Now, pick either Complete Range or Partial Range of recovery.
Step 3: Now extend the scanned BKF file into the preview pane to test their preview.
Step 4: Select the file items in the tree structure which you want to save. Then click Save.
Step 5: Tap Browse, and pick the location where the recovered data is to be saved.
Step 6: On your machine, the saving operation is carried out. Then exit the tool.
"The fixed media is full. You cannot back up all of the specified data to this disk device. The backup operation will stop" error in detail has been discussed in this blog. All the solutions are discussed to fix this backup file issue. You can use the stated method to get rid of this backup file error.