Backup Exec System Recovery version 2010 cannot use Iomega REV drive as a backup destination. The error "<drive> is a read-only location and is not a valid destination." occurs.

Problem

Backup Exec System Recovery version 2010 is unable to use an Iomega REV drive as a backup destination. The error " is a read-only location and is not a valid destination." occurs.

Error Message

E1AD4191 - <drive:> is a read-only location and is not a valid target 
EC8F1C48 - <drive:> supply a valid storage point target

Solution

Symantec Corporation has acknowledged that the above-mentioned issue is present in the current version(s) of the product(s) mentioned at the end of this article. Symantec Corporation is committed to product quality and satisfied customers.

Symantec Corporation currently plans to address this issue by way of a patch or hotfix to the current version of the software. Please be sure to refer back to this document periodically as any changes to the status of the issue will be reflected here. A link to the patch or hotfix download will be added to this document when it becomes available. Please note that Symantec Corporation reserves the right to remove any fix from the targeted release if it does not pass quality assurance tests.  

Symantec's plans are subject to change and any action taken by you based on the above information or your reliance upon the above information is made at your own risk.
 



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