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  1. Many of my backups have stopped part ways. At the moment there are 5 scripts stopped on "Scanning (C:) on blah-computer", 1 script mid copy (performance and time remaining/elapsed are not moving), and 1 script in "Finding 'another-computer'" None of these are showing any relevant errors or warnings giving me a clue as to why it has just stopped. I'm able to pause but not stop these are all i can do is force a reboot. This happened on one other occasion and stopped all scripts from executing as well. The interface is still responsive. Interestingly the logs show the last entries at about 7-730 pm but all I can figure from that is they all stopped "at the same time" Also, not all of the scripts stopped, some scripts finished after this time period.
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    How to skip Dashboard, start directly

    Sorry, I don't mean any of this as a flame post, they are just my observations. Retrospect version Multi Server Premium - Windows 7 Pro UAC off Retrospect Launcher service on Automatically launch retrospect on Always run Retrospect as the specified user (set to the user I always log in with) no proactive scripts, just scheduled scripts at night Normally I do open it and leave it running but recently I've needed to reboot for non-retrospect related things (win updates, hardware, etc).
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    How to skip Dashboard, start directly

    I saw the section of running as the same user as what i'm logged in with, and this is already set. To me the biggest problem is that starting the console is faster and more reliable than starting the dashboard. Is there really no way to bypass via a command line parameter or something? It feels like a design issue on the dashboard where retrieving the data and showing the interface are on the same thread and so if getting the data is slow, i'll never be able to click "relaunch" to start the console. The dashboard looks nice, and well organized but it's performance defeats the purpose of a "dashboard". On the side, the notice that says "click launch retrospect" really does not correspond with a graphics only button where it's tooltip doesn't say "launch retrospect"
  4. Retrospect dashboard is extremely slow. Its time consuming just trying to get to the actual retrospect program with having to go through the dashboard every time (if it doesn't freeze first). Is there a way to bypass the dashboard every time?