Cannot Restore To a Read-Only Disk (code 2025)

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ID kb1133
Last Updated 2020/9/16


A restore plan terminates with the following error:


The target disk is in read-only state at the moment of the restore plan execution.


Check the target volume state and figure out the reasons why it became read-only.

As an example, try to run the following PowerShell command:

Set-Disk -Number <disk number> -IsReadOnly $false)

To learn more about Set-Disk cmdlet, refer to the Set-Disk article at