SDR fails with error "C:\ is not a valid disk cartridge device. Select a valid disk cartridge device" when trying to select the backup sets from Disk Storage.

Problem

SDR (Simplified Disaster recovery) fails with error "C:\ is not a valid disk cartridge device. Select a valid disk cartridge device" when trying to select the backup sets from Disk Storage.

Error Message

Cause

This may occur if the contents of the Disk Storage are copied to a New Drive being used for restore and the folders [BEData and BEControl] are not copied on to the root of the drive.

Solution

Copy the contents [BEData and BEControl] to the root of the New Drive being used for restore.


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