Troubleshooting: Scheduled Backup setting error - Unable to retrieve the root folder error

Question : When I try to browse the backup directory at AutoCount scheduled backup, system prompts error message “Unable to retrieve the root folder”. Why?

Version : 1.8 / 1.9 / 2.0


Retrieve root folder.png


Possible Reason :

You do not have access rights to browse the folder.


Solution :

1) Uninstall AutoCount Backup Server from Control Panel > Programs and Features.

2) Reinstall AutoCount Backup Server by right click on the installer and click on “Run as administrator”.

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3) After installed, open AutoCount Scheduled Backup Control Panel to add new schedule backup. Now you should be able to browse the backup directory folder without error.


Note : Please seek assistance from your software dealer if the problem still persists after performing the suggested steps.


By : Ella 190228, Lay Swan 190927, P191007



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