When you see the following error in your AccountServer error log:
Error: Error when calling the RestoreDatabase method on net.tcp://0.0.0.0:50148/sys/transfer: Cannot open backup device 'C:\ProgramData\Attix5 Pro\AS_Service\ServerBackups\Restore\AS_Service\ServerBackups\BackupServer.bak'. Operating system error 5(error not found).
RESTORE DATABASE is terminating abnormally.
Changed database context to 'master'..
CAUSE: This error gets reported from your SlaveAccount server and is usually caused if you MSSQL server service account does not have sufficient rights to theAS_Service\ServerBackups folder. In most cases your MSSQL service runs under the NETWORKSERVICE built in user account that doen not have rights on the disk.
SOLUTION: Give the user account that your MSSQL service runs under Read rights to the AS_Service\ServerBackups folder and sub folders.
Old Article ID: 59
Posted: 15 Apr, 2011 by Smit F.