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EMERGENCY: Plesk Restore Fails, every single backup file.

Discussion in 'Plesk for Windows - 8.x and Older' started by JoeyAngrisano, Dec 26, 2006.

  1. JoeyAngrisano

    JoeyAngrisano Guest

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    My server crashed the other day and during the reload, the datacenter mistakenly erased my data partition, thus erasing all of my current data. At first I wasn't too worried since I keep at least 5-7 copies of Plesk backups. The problem is, every one of those backups has failed to restore.

    I get the following error:

    "Failed to restore server settings : Data type mismatch in criteria expression."

    This happens even when I pick and choose accounts and even when I check or uncheck various options. Anyone have any ideas how to get around this? I've been down for about a week now and I'm bleeding customers.

    The backups were done in Plesk 7.6 and I've tried restoring them for several days via 7.6 until I just upgraded to 8. There's about 50 accounts total, only a handful have databases attached to them.

    Thanks for any help anyone could provide
     
  2. sergius

    sergius Golden Pleskian

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    digisquid, could you please give here whole error message (not only "Data type mismatch in criteria expression.")?

    you should specify registry key
    [HKLM\SOFTWARE\PLESK\PSA Config\Config]
    "Debug"=dword:0x00000001

    <b>please unset Debug=0 after that</b>
     
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