SQL Server maintenance is just as important as creating backups of your databases. Without a doubt there are a lot of organizations that install a SQL Server database or more without setting their maintenance plans up first Things generally go smoothly and at the beginning there is no problem, that is, until a problem appears. More…
How to remove old SQL Server backups – quick tutorial: Managing storage space occupied by your backups is a task which should not require a DBA’s time. With SQLBackupAndFTP you can easily remove old SQL Server backups, periodically. In this article we will show you how to do this, step by step, so you will never have to worry about old backup files filling up your storage space.
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Cannot perform the requested operation on an item that does not exist. Type: Xceed.FileSystem.DiskFile
If you run a backup job manually, it successfully work, however, when it runs as a scheduled job it fails with the error message: “Cannot perform the requested operation on an item that does not exist. Type: Xceed.FileSystem.DiskFile”, you can around this issue with one of the below solutions.