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Marvel Yukon Ethernet Card connected to 3Com or HP switch
February 20, 2011
The Microsoft VSS snapshot provider selected returned: “Unexpected provider error”. Volume shadow copy creation: Attempt 1. “COM+ REGDB Writer” has reported an error 0x800423f4. This is part of System State. The backup cannot continue.
June 17, 2011