How to Resolve Windows Backup Error 0x81000015

You use windows operating system because it is very easy to use due to its interface and reliability. You save many software and application that are very important for you. But in case if you need to format the system then you try to create a backup of the entire data on an external drive. At this stage you may get Windows backup error 0x81000015 or windows error code 0x81000015 on your computer and backup gets failed. Therefore it becomes very necessary to troubleshoot this error code as soon as possible. You can use Advanced System Repair tool to fix this issue automatically.

Symptoms –

The main symptom is that when you try to make a backup then it fails and gives you the following error message;

“Windows Backup could not create a zip file. This could be because the drive that Windows is installed on does not have enough space or it could be a temporary error. Make sure you have at least 400 MB of free space and try again”. The error code is 0x81000015.

What are the causes for this error code –

Main cause for the prompting of this error code is the disconnection between the windows update service and the third party software program that is associated with .zip files.

How to resolve Windows backup error 0x81000015

You should go through the following remedies if you want to get rid of the backup error:

  1. Disable the “carbonite backup utility” if it is installed on your computer.
  2. Disable the “IDrive” application.
  3. If you have already installed “stuffit” then remove the .zip association from it.
  4. Disable all the running third party programs that are associated with .zip files.

At last restart your computer and then you will see that you can now make the backup of the data on the external drive and you are not getting Windows backup error 0x81000015 on your computer. But in case if it is not resolved then you must use Advanced System Repair tool to fix this issue automatically.

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In 98% cases it is observed that due to corrupted system files, wrong Windows registry entries and missing or not found dll, exe, vxd, files are the causes of this error. To fix these causes and to remove virus or malware infection you must have to scan Windows with Advanced System Repair tool. Advanced scanning algorithm of this software cleans Windows errors easily.

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