If the VSS writers employed during the Rapid Recovery snapshot process do not finish the shadow copy creation or deletion tasks before/after a snapshot is taken, corrupt shadow copies may be left behind on the Agent machine(s). These corrupt shadow copies cannot be deleted by issuing the "vssadmin delete shadows /all" command. Instead, you receive the error:
"Error: Snapshots were found, but they were outside of your allowed context. Try removing them with the backup application which created them."
Launch an elevated command prompt on the Agent machine(s) involved and type the following:
This will delete the corrupted shadow copies.