Backup Exec – Cannot Display Job Logs “{name} contains an invalid path”

KB ID 0000334 


While attempting to open a Backup Exec job log, you see the following error.

document contains and invalid path

C:DOCUMEN~1ADMINI~1.COMLOCALS~1Temp1hist{logname} contains an invalid path.


1. Nice quick one, update the Microsoft XML Parser to a version greater than Version 6 SP 2.

2. If that fails to resolve the problem, click Start > run > appwiz.cpl {enter} > Locate Backup exec > Change.

backup exec

3. Next > Select Repair > Follow the onscreen instructions.

repair backup exec


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