Hai all.. I have a datbase named dsSHP. I have taken an online back up using the command $DLC/bin/probkup online dsSHP /ttg/cm/dts/dsSHP_28JAN11 from linux enviroment . Now i need to restore this back in a windows machine. I hve used the command prorest dsSHP d:/dsSHP_28JAN11 But its ends up in error as : Area number mismatch,database has 6 ,backup has 0 .<1618> why why? please help.