arcserve-KB : Failed to locate backup destination. Error 58.

Last Update: 2015-12-15 22:38:01 UTC

Error Message:

Failed to locate backup destination. Error 58.

Error Code 58 means 'The specified server cannot perform the requested operation.'


ARCserve D2D Backup fails with the below error,

Failed to locate backup destination. (Path=[\\xxxx\xxx\xxx], Username=[xxxx\profile], EC=[58])


 This could to be a resource related problem on the backup destination server and if it is Windows 7. Check to see for srv errors with event id 2017.

Windows System Event Log
Log Name:      System
Source:        srv
Date:          2/5/2014 9:04:26 AM
Event ID:      2017
Task Category: None
Level:         Error
Keywords:      Classic
User:          N/A
Computer:      xxxxxx
The server was unable to allocate from the system nonpaged pool because the
server reached the configured limit for nonpaged pool allocations.

Important : This article contains information about modifying the registry. Before you modify the registry, make sure to create back up of the registry and ensure that you understand how to restore the registry if a problem may occur. For more information about how to back up, restore, and edit the registry, please review the relevant Microsoft Knowledge Base articles on

Please do the following changes:-
1) Set the following DWORD value to ‘1′:

HKLM\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Session Manager\Memory Management\LargeSystemCache

2) Set the following DWORD value to ‘3′:


3) Reboot the machine.


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