Posts made in February, 2011

What to do with ‘suspect’ tapes in MS DPM 2007 and 2010?

Posted by on Feb 14, 2011 in Data Protection Manager | 4 comments

Sometimes it happens that Microsoft Data Protection Manager 2007, 2010 and 2012 mark a tape as ‘suspect’. Normally this should happen when 2 different tapes have the same barcode… If you do know that there are not 2 identically labeled tapes in your library then you can run the following from an elevated command shell on your DPM server: DPM 2012: osql -E -S localhost\MSDPM2012 -d DPMDB -Q "UPDATE tbl_MM_ArchiveMedia SET IsSuspect = 0" DPM 2010: osql -E -S localhost\MSDPM2010 -d DPMDB -Q "UPDATE tbl_MM_ArchiveMedia SET IsSuspect = 0" DPM 2007: osql -E -S...

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Certificate problems with vbscript and xml http calls

Posted by on Feb 10, 2011 in VBScript | 20 comments

Certificate problems with vbscript and xml http calls

May be some of you already got stuck with the problem about xml http calls, vbscript and secured websites with certificate problems – the others surely will… There are some problems occurring right often. For example the host name does not match the subject name of the certificate or the certificate is not valid (yet) or the certificate’s chain is broken. Here you can see 2 of those errors: Error 80072F0D in msxml3.dll: The certificate authority is invalid or incorrect Error 80072F06 in msxml3.dll: The host name in the certificate is invalid or does not match When opening...

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