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Enhanced HP Backup and Recovery Manager for Microsoft Windows Vista

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Type: Software - Solutions
Version: 4.0.24(21 Dec 2007)
Operating System(s): Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows Vista Business (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows Vista Business (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium (32-bit)
File name: sp38131.exe (210 MB)
This package contains the Enhanced HP Backup and Recovery Manager for Microsoft Windows Vista for the supported notebook models and operating systems. The Enhanced HP Backup and Recovery Manager for Microsoft Windows Vista installs a full-featured version of the HP Backup and Recovery Manager on supported notebooks that are running a Microsoft Windows Vista Operating System containing the factory restore partition. For notebooks with retail images, or images that do not contain the factory restore partition, a limited-feature version of the HP Backup and Recovery Manager is installed.
1. Download the SoftPaq .EXE file to a directory
on your hard drive.

2. Execute the downloaded file and follow the
on-screen instructions.
Operating Systems
Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Business 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Business 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Ultimate 64 Edition



Prerequisites
NOTE: In order to retain a full-featured product, an "in-place" upgrade is supported by running this SoftPaq without removing the existing HP Backup and Recovery component. For new installations, or if the previous HP Backup and Recovery component has been removed from the client PC, a limited-feature product is provided. This limited-feature product does not provide a Recovery Partition, which results in the loss of some features, such as the F11 option, the ability to restore a factory image without media, the ability to create and restore Recovery Points, file backup creation while inside the recovery environment, and the option to create a Recovery Media set.


TITLE:
Enhanced HP Backup and Recovery Manager for Microsoft Windows Vista
VERSION:
4.0.24
DESCRIPTION:

This package contains the Enhanced HP Backup and Recovery Manager for Microsoft
Windows Vista for the supported notebook models and operating systems.

The Enhanced HP Backup and Recovery Manager for Microsoft Windows Vista installs
a full-featured version of the HP Backup and Recovery Manager on supported
notebooks that are running a Microsoft Windows Vista Operating System containing
the factory restore partition. For notebooks with retail images, or images that
do not contain the factory restore partition, a limited-feature version of the
HP Backup and Recovery Manager is installed.

PURPOSE:
Routine
SoftPaq NUMBER:
sp38131
SUPERSEDES:
sp37635
EFFECTIVE DATE:
December 21, 2007
CATEGORY:
Software - Solutions
SSM SUPPORTED:
NO
PRODUCT TYPE(S):
Notebooks
HARDWARE PRODUCT MODEL(S):
HP 2400/2500 Series Docking Station
HP 2700 Ultra-Slim Expansion Base
HP 520 Notebook PC
HP 530 Notebook PC
HP Compaq 2210b Notebook PC
HP Compaq 2510p Notebook PC
HP Compaq 2710p Notebook PC
HP Compaq 6510b Notebook PC
HP Compaq 6515b Notebook PC
HP Compaq 6520s Notebook PC
HP Compaq 6710b Notebook PC
HP Compaq 6710s Notebook PC
HP Compaq 6715b Notebook PC
HP Compaq 6715s Notebook PC
HP Compaq 6720s Notebook PC
HP Compaq 6820s Notebook PC
HP Compaq 6910p Notebook PC
HP Compaq 8510p Notebook PC
HP Compaq 8510w Mobile Workstation
HP Compaq 8710p Notebook PC
HP Compaq 8710w Mobile Workstation
HP Compaq nc2400 Notebook PC
HP Compaq nc4400 Notebook PC
HP Compaq tc4400 Tablet PC
OPERATING SYSTEM(S):
Microsoft Windows Vista Business 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Business 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Ultimate 64 Edition
LANGUAGE(S):
Global
FIXES:
- Resolves issue where Map Network Drive is reported as
unavailable when creating an entire hard drive backup
with a Microsoft Windows Vista 64-bit Operating System.
- Resolves an issue where an abnormal option message is
displayed in “Define Settings” (in Advanced Recovery
Manager).
- Resolves issue where "My Sharing Folder" disappears in
the Target Location wizard.
- Removes an extra file named C_USERPART in the system
root directory.
- Removes extra drives in WINPE mode that are listed after
recovering the system using the recovery discs.
- Resolves issue where the password option does not function
in "Define Settings for Advanced File" backup wizard.
- Resolves issue where "% found" is displayed in front of C:
when creating a Restore Point for second time at same location
on notebooks with Chinese languages.
PREREQUISITES:
NOTE: In order to retain a full-featured product, an "in-place" upgrade is
supported by running this SoftPaq without removing the existing HP Backup and
Recovery component. For new installations, or if the previous HP Backup and
Recovery component has been removed from the client PC, a limited-feature
product is provided. This limited-feature product does not provide a Recovery
Partition, which results in the loss of some features, such as the F11 option,
the ability to restore a factory image without media, the ability to create and
restore Recovery Points, file backup creation while inside the recovery
environment, and the option to create a Recovery Media set.

HOW TO USE:
1. Download the SoftPaq .EXE file to a directory
on your hard drive.

2. Execute the downloaded file and follow the
on-screen instructions.


Copyright (c) 2007-2008 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P.

- Resolves issue where Map Network Drive is reported as unavailable when creating an entire hard drive backup with a Microsoft Windows Vista 64-bit Operating System. - Resolves an issue where an abnormal option message is displayed in “Define Settings” (in Advanced Recovery Manager). - Resolves issue where "My Sharing Folder" disappears in the Target Location wizard. - Removes an extra file named C_USERPART in the system root directory. - Removes extra drives in WINPE mode that are listed after recovering the system using the recovery discs. - Resolves issue where the password option does not function in "Define Settings for Advanced File" backup wizard. - Resolves issue where "% found" is displayed in front of C: when creating a Restore Point for second time at same location on notebooks with Chinese languages.
Version:4.0.31 (16 May 2008)
Enhancements
- Adds the support required to meet HP System Software Manager (SSM) unattended installation requirements for remote deployment.

Version:4.0.24 (21 Dec 2007)
Fixes
- Resolves issue where Map Network Drive is reported as unavailable when creating an entire hard drive backup with a Microsoft Windows Vista 64-bit Operating System. - Resolves an issue where an abnormal option message is displayed in “Define Settings” (in Advanced Recovery Manager). - Resolves issue where "My Sharing Folder" disappears in the Target Location wizard. - Removes an extra file named C_USERPART in the system root directory. - Removes extra drives in WINPE mode that are listed after recovering the system using the recovery discs. - Resolves issue where the password option does not function in "Define Settings for Advanced File" backup wizard. - Resolves issue where "% found" is displayed in front of C: when creating a Restore Point for second time at same location on notebooks with Chinese languages.

Version:4.0.23 (19 Oct 2007)
Fixes
- Fixes critical issues including network drivers for HP Compaq 6710s Notebook PCs to support network-based backup and recovery. - Resolves issue where a full-system backup may fail on HP Compaq 2510p Notebook PCs.

Version:4.0.22 (28 Sep 2007)
Fixes
- Resolves an issue where the Network Browse feature for the Image and File Recovery options does not work. - Fixes various issues. For details, see the product release note, which is located in the C:\swsetup\SP37036 folder.

Version:126 C (11 Jul 2007)

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Type: Software - Solutions
Version: 4.0.24(21 Dec 2007)
Operating System(s):
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows Vista Business (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows Vista Business (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium (32-bit)

Description

This package contains the Enhanced HP Backup and Recovery Manager for Microsoft Windows Vista for the supported notebook models and operating systems. The Enhanced HP Backup and Recovery Manager for Microsoft Windows Vista installs a full-featured version of the HP Backup and Recovery Manager on supported notebooks that are running a Microsoft Windows Vista Operating System containing the factory restore partition. For notebooks with retail images, or images that do not contain the factory restore partition, a limited-feature version of the HP Backup and Recovery Manager is installed.

Installation Instructions

1. Download the SoftPaq .EXE file to a directory
on your hard drive.

2. Execute the downloaded file and follow the
on-screen instructions.

System Requirements

Operating Systems
Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Business 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Business 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Ultimate 64 Edition



Prerequisites
NOTE: In order to retain a full-featured product, an "in-place" upgrade is supported by running this SoftPaq without removing the existing HP Backup and Recovery component. For new installations, or if the previous HP Backup and Recovery component has been removed from the client PC, a limited-feature product is provided. This limited-feature product does not provide a Recovery Partition, which results in the loss of some features, such as the F11 option, the ability to restore a factory image without media, the ability to create and restore Recovery Points, file backup creation while inside the recovery environment, and the option to create a Recovery Media set.


Release Notes

TITLE:
Enhanced HP Backup and Recovery Manager for Microsoft Windows Vista
VERSION:
4.0.24
DESCRIPTION:

This package contains the Enhanced HP Backup and Recovery Manager for Microsoft
Windows Vista for the supported notebook models and operating systems.

The Enhanced HP Backup and Recovery Manager for Microsoft Windows Vista installs
a full-featured version of the HP Backup and Recovery Manager on supported
notebooks that are running a Microsoft Windows Vista Operating System containing
the factory restore partition. For notebooks with retail images, or images that
do not contain the factory restore partition, a limited-feature version of the
HP Backup and Recovery Manager is installed.

PURPOSE:
Routine
SoftPaq NUMBER:
sp38131
SUPERSEDES:
sp37635
EFFECTIVE DATE:
December 21, 2007
CATEGORY:
Software - Solutions
SSM SUPPORTED:
NO
PRODUCT TYPE(S):
Notebooks
HARDWARE PRODUCT MODEL(S):
HP 2400/2500 Series Docking Station
HP 2700 Ultra-Slim Expansion Base
HP 520 Notebook PC
HP 530 Notebook PC
HP Compaq 2210b Notebook PC
HP Compaq 2510p Notebook PC
HP Compaq 2710p Notebook PC
HP Compaq 6510b Notebook PC
HP Compaq 6515b Notebook PC
HP Compaq 6520s Notebook PC
HP Compaq 6710b Notebook PC
HP Compaq 6710s Notebook PC
HP Compaq 6715b Notebook PC
HP Compaq 6715s Notebook PC
HP Compaq 6720s Notebook PC
HP Compaq 6820s Notebook PC
HP Compaq 6910p Notebook PC
HP Compaq 8510p Notebook PC
HP Compaq 8510w Mobile Workstation
HP Compaq 8710p Notebook PC
HP Compaq 8710w Mobile Workstation
HP Compaq nc2400 Notebook PC
HP Compaq nc4400 Notebook PC
HP Compaq tc4400 Tablet PC
OPERATING SYSTEM(S):
Microsoft Windows Vista Business 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Business 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Ultimate 64 Edition
LANGUAGE(S):
Global
FIXES:
- Resolves issue where Map Network Drive is reported as
unavailable when creating an entire hard drive backup
with a Microsoft Windows Vista 64-bit Operating System.
- Resolves an issue where an abnormal option message is
displayed in “Define Settings” (in Advanced Recovery
Manager).
- Resolves issue where "My Sharing Folder" disappears in
the Target Location wizard.
- Removes an extra file named C_USERPART in the system
root directory.
- Removes extra drives in WINPE mode that are listed after
recovering the system using the recovery discs.
- Resolves issue where the password option does not function
in "Define Settings for Advanced File" backup wizard.
- Resolves issue where "% found" is displayed in front of C:
when creating a Restore Point for second time at same location
on notebooks with Chinese languages.
PREREQUISITES:
NOTE: In order to retain a full-featured product, an "in-place" upgrade is
supported by running this SoftPaq without removing the existing HP Backup and
Recovery component. For new installations, or if the previous HP Backup and
Recovery component has been removed from the client PC, a limited-feature
product is provided. This limited-feature product does not provide a Recovery
Partition, which results in the loss of some features, such as the F11 option,
the ability to restore a factory image without media, the ability to create and
restore Recovery Points, file backup creation while inside the recovery
environment, and the option to create a Recovery Media set.

HOW TO USE:
1. Download the SoftPaq .EXE file to a directory
on your hard drive.

2. Execute the downloaded file and follow the
on-screen instructions.


Copyright (c) 2007-2008 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P.

Fixes

- Resolves issue where Map Network Drive is reported as unavailable when creating an entire hard drive backup with a Microsoft Windows Vista 64-bit Operating System. - Resolves an issue where an abnormal option message is displayed in “Define Settings” (in Advanced Recovery Manager). - Resolves issue where "My Sharing Folder" disappears in the Target Location wizard. - Removes an extra file named C_USERPART in the system root directory. - Removes extra drives in WINPE mode that are listed after recovering the system using the recovery discs. - Resolves issue where the password option does not function in "Define Settings for Advanced File" backup wizard. - Resolves issue where "% found" is displayed in front of C: when creating a Restore Point for second time at same location on notebooks with Chinese languages.

Revision History

Version:4.0.31 (16 May 2008)
Enhancements
- Adds the support required to meet HP System Software Manager (SSM) unattended installation requirements for remote deployment.

Version:4.0.24 (21 Dec 2007)
Fixes
- Resolves issue where Map Network Drive is reported as unavailable when creating an entire hard drive backup with a Microsoft Windows Vista 64-bit Operating System. - Resolves an issue where an abnormal option message is displayed in “Define Settings” (in Advanced Recovery Manager). - Resolves issue where "My Sharing Folder" disappears in the Target Location wizard. - Removes an extra file named C_USERPART in the system root directory. - Removes extra drives in WINPE mode that are listed after recovering the system using the recovery discs. - Resolves issue where the password option does not function in "Define Settings for Advanced File" backup wizard. - Resolves issue where "% found" is displayed in front of C: when creating a Restore Point for second time at same location on notebooks with Chinese languages.

Version:4.0.23 (19 Oct 2007)
Fixes
- Fixes critical issues including network drivers for HP Compaq 6710s Notebook PCs to support network-based backup and recovery. - Resolves issue where a full-system backup may fail on HP Compaq 2510p Notebook PCs.

Version:4.0.22 (28 Sep 2007)
Fixes
- Resolves an issue where the Network Browse feature for the Image and File Recovery options does not work. - Fixes various issues. For details, see the product release note, which is located in the C:\swsetup\SP37036 folder.

Version:126 C (11 Jul 2007)