Originally Posted by knottyrope
there have been a few apps that do not shut down causing the backup to fail.
if you have many apps installed the desktop manager timer times out with error
both of these issues are supposed to be addressed in OS 2 and a new version of desktop manager
wait a few weeks for OS 2 and see if it backs up then or do a selective backup for media and pics only.
So this is not something that could possibly be resolved by shutting down and restarting and then try running the backup? Kind of like a Windows reboot.