Not necessarily, but the drive verify messages that Microsoft NTBackup utility generates after you complete the backup process sometimes indicate that the backup file (.bkf file) is corrupt. When running any server version of Windows, you can see these verify errors in the Application Event Log. It is highly recommended to consider the error messages and take corrective measures as soon as you encounter them or else, the backup file can fail to restore because of corruption. However, to fix the corruption of such corrupted BKF files, there are various BKF Repair tools available.[Read More...]
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It is imperative for a Microsoft Windows user to backup his/her file. Backup files turn out to be handy tools in the hands of a user in the unlikely event of data loss. Data loss could be due to varied reasons including system crash, virus attack, and many more. However, due to the presence of backups created with the help of these backup tools, no data loss situation can last forever. But imagine what would happen if these backup files themselves get corrupt. Backup files when created should be verified immediately to ensure they are in the right state, and work properly in any recovery case. But imagine what would happen if these backup files were to get corrupt. Then the user has to opt for BKF recovery methods.