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I did a backup to a particular database and restore it in another Server. Now I want to remove that backup. But I couldn't remove it. Whenever I remove it, I got the attached error. Could you please advise me how I could delete the backup entry from that database?

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The issue is coming because you're trying to do this from the Backup Database window and hitting OK once you've removed the device (thus indicating that you want to perform a backup at this time)

Instead, navigate to "Server Objects", "Backup Devices" in the Object Explorer and remove it from there.

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The "Backup Devices" is empty on my server. –  TTCG Jan 7 '13 at 14:42

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