Restore XP Or Server 2003 Backups In Windows 7 and Server 2008 R2 With NT Backup Restore Utility

In case of windows 7 if you try to restore the backups files you have created in windows xp, it will not work as Removable Storage Manager (RSM) is no longer included in Windows 7 or in Windows Server 2008 R2 which previously allowed the backups to be restored. For all those people who had just migrated from windows xp to windows 7 are facing this issue from some time.

So in order to perform the restore from a tape device for the following operating system including Windows XP, Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista and Windows Server 2008 you will need to download the update KB974674 for windows 7 – which is named as Windows NT Backup Restore Utility is available through the Microsoft Download Center

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Windows NT Backup Restore Utility allows you to restore backups that are made on Windows XP and on Windows Server 2003 to all those PC which are running Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008 R2.

Note: You will need to have genuine windows 7 to download this utility as it requires validation.

Download Windows NT Backup Restore Utility For Windows 7 x86 | Windows 7 x64 | Server 2008 R2

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