×
INTELLIGENT WORK FORUMS
FOR COMPUTER PROFESSIONALS

Log In

Come Join Us!

Are you a
Computer / IT professional?
Join Tek-Tips Forums!
  • Talk With Other Members
  • Be Notified Of Responses
    To Your Posts
  • Keyword Search
  • One-Click Access To Your
    Favorite Forums
  • Automated Signatures
    On Your Posts
  • Best Of All, It's Free!
  • Students Click Here

*Tek-Tips's functionality depends on members receiving e-mail. By joining you are opting in to receive e-mail.

Posting Guidelines

Promoting, selling, recruiting, coursework and thesis posting is forbidden.

Students Click Here

Backup file issue

Backup file issue

Backup file issue

(OP)
Have an older legend at a client's site.
Saved to the spm program a few months ago on my computer just in case.
Just in case has happened, but the file is now an MPM file and the Winspm program does not recognize the file.
Am I out of luck, is there a fix, or did I do an oopsie?

Thank you for any assistance.

RE: Backup file issue

I don't remember the file format for a Legend backup, but I do know it has to be the same release in order to restore the configuration to a new processor. If not, you need to do a convert to get it to the same release and then restore it.

RE: Backup file issue

by any chance,
if auto backup to pcm card was in use, you should have two usable restore files.
software versions of replacement processors must match the backup file.

42

Red Flag This Post

Please let us know here why this post is inappropriate. Reasons such as off-topic, duplicates, flames, illegal, vulgar, or students posting their homework.

Red Flag Submitted

Thank you for helping keep Tek-Tips Forums free from inappropriate posts.
The Tek-Tips staff will check this out and take appropriate action.

Reply To This Thread

Posting in the Tek-Tips forums is a member-only feature.

Click Here to join Tek-Tips and talk with other members! Already a Member? Login

Close Box

Join Tek-Tips® Today!

Join your peers on the Internet's largest technical computer professional community.
It's easy to join and it's free.

Here's Why Members Love Tek-Tips Forums:

Register now while it's still free!

Already a member? Close this window and log in.

Join Us             Close