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BE 2012 Erase job Scheduling

Hi,

we are useing Backup Exec 2012 on Win2k8 server standard edition. we not able to schedule Erase job of Tape Drive.

I just want to confirm that there is an option in Backup Exec 2012 for schedule of Erase job for Tape Drive.
 

 

Thanks,

VINAY

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If you sort out

If you sort out your overwrite protection and append period settings you should not need to schedule erases of mediaas BE will just overwrite the media as needed.

 

As such please describe your reason for needing to do a scheduled erase?

BE 2012 Erase job Scheduling

HI COLINE,

 

I am not able to view option in Backup Exec 2012 for schedule of Erase job for Tape Drive, thats why i post on forum.

so plz comment it is there on not.

 

Thanks,

VINAY

Hi Vinay

Seems you cannot schedule erase job now. Only supported ones are listed in Guide.

See Pg.410 of Admin guide

http://www.symantec.com/docs/DOC5211

 

Hi Vinay   You have just

Hi Vinay

 

You have just described not being able to see the option when I actually asked why do you want/need the option as such you have not answered the my question.

 

Colin

You can use the Windows

You can use the Windows Scheduler to schedule the BEMCLI cmdlet, Submit-BEEraseMediaJob