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# 257286 24-Sep-2019 12:20
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Im in need of a ShadowProtect bootable recovery enviroment CD , for v4.x


I havnt had any luck on the Storagecraft website , s/n doesnt work to get download access , possibly because v4 is end of life ?


Would anyone be able to upload an ISO somewhere . Not the full product, just recovery Cd


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  # 2323869 24-Sep-2019 12:27
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I've got access to build a new Recovery Environment from the REBuilder tool that StorageCraft provide, however, I'm not sure if this will work for 4.x images? I do know previous versions of the recovery environment have been backwards compatible. 


I am happy to upload the ISO for it for you to test?

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  # 2324014 24-Sep-2019 14:25
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thanks for the reply


Ive managed to find a download for the recovery builder on another site , Ive created a CD & are about to try that


Im not sure it will work with the old v4 backups though . Only 1 way to find out 


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  # 2324069 24-Sep-2019 16:24
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OK, Ive got a bootable recovery CD, and can see the backups.


I cant get the HP B110i raid drivers to work though , so cant see the HD's


If I boot up from the SP recovery CD, I can add the drv , but it wont detect the raid drives
If I add the drv's when making the SP recovery CD, on boot I get errors


The raid drivers do work in Win/server recovery mode when I add the driver option, just not in SP


Any ideas ?
I may have to recover to another machine , then image that restore with another program and use that other program to recover to server (god please no)



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  # 2324072 24-Sep-2019 16:34
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Have you tried both 32bit and 64bit raid drivers in SP?


Most likely will need to be 32bit drivers for SP v4.

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Ultimate Geek

  # 2324076 24-Sep-2019 16:42
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Try using the Linux recovery environment - I had some issue with an older Acer raid card and the CrossPlatform RE worked a treat


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  # 2324553 25-Sep-2019 12:18
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clinty: Try using the Linux recovery environment -


Thanks for that . Linux Recovery CD works & detects RAID drives


The only good thing out of this is its given the management a scare & they'll be upgrading their
old 2008 server .

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