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Fixing “Unrecognized Media...” Error Message


									?One of the safest way to access your data post any logical or physical corruption
scenario is by using an up-to-date backup file. Understanding this requirement,
Microsoft has incorporated NTBackup utility in Windows NT and above operating
systems to create a valid backup. The backup file created using this utility can be
saved on the computer or the network. Unlike any other file, this file can also be
corrupted due to various logical corruption reasons. A corrupted BKF file displays an
error message when the user attempts to open it. This error message makes the data
saved in the BKF file inaccessible. In such cases, if the user wishes to access the BKF
file data, s/he needs to use another backup. But if in case, no other backup is
accessible, then the user needs to repair the corrupted BKF file by using an advanced
repair BKF file application.

Consider a practical scenario, where you attempt to access a BKF file in order to store
lost data or make modifications in the BKF file. However, when you double-click on
the BKF file, you view the below error message:

"[Unrecognized Media]
The backup file is unusable. You must erase it, or choose another file. "

After the above error message appears, the stored data in the BKF file becomes
inaccessible. In addition, the same error message pops up every time you attempt to
access the file.


The above error message mainly occurs when the format of the file has been changed
somehow. This format change occurs when the Windows operating system performs a
check while you were trying to open the file.


To isolate the above error message and read the data saved in the BKF file, you need
to use an effective BKF repair application. An efficient MS Backup Recovery
software ensures complete repair of a corrupted BKF file, regardless of the degree of
it corruption. This repair utility can be easily used by any user (even by those with
non-technical background) as it is easy to understand and implement.

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