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How to deploy Backup Exec via the AWS Marketplace

How to deploy Veritas Backup Exec on AWS Marketplace.Veritas Backup Exec provides simple, rapid, and secure offsite backup to AWS for your in-house virtual and physical environments and protects cloud-based workloads in AWS. Veritas Backup Exec helps...

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How to deploy Backup Exec via the Azure Marketplace

How to deploy Veritas Backup Exec on Azure Marketplace.Veritas Backup Exec provides simple, rapid, and secure offsite backup to Azure for your on-premises environments and protects cloud-based workloads in Azure. Veritas Backup Exec helps customers r...

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Useful links for Upgrading Backup Exec

At its most basic, the upgrade procedure for Backup Exec is simply running installation media for the most recent version on an existing Backup Exec server. Backup Exec 15, 16 and 20 can be upgraded to Backup Exec 21 with this method. Article 1000443...

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Restore BEMCLI

Hi. I'm trying to automate the restore of files using the BEMCLI powershell scripts. However since some of our job history has been cleared, we're unable to find the files using BEMCLI, only through the UI search option are they found using file sear...

Alerts and Notifictions

Good Day....I am demonstrating a trial for a client and am using Backup Exec 22.2 1193.  I am trying to demonstrate how alerts can be automatically answered but I am not allowed to change many enable to disable and/or change the time and action to ta...

Why is my backup-to-disk-folder offline?

We are using a backup-to-disk-storage on a NAS-share which has been working since a long timeA couple of days ago this storage went offline and is still offline.Whenever I try to online it, it takes a couple of minutes, then an error message comes wh...

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Resolved! Quantum Superloader 3 w/ LTO7 HH and BackupExec 20.6

Just installed a Quantum Superloader 3 with an LTO7 HH drive connected to a Windows 2016 server via SAS.  I am running fully patched BUEX 20.6.  BUEX has been installed and running jobs to networked storage for a few years.I am able to see the librar...

Backupexec always does 'verify' step even when disabled...

I have disabled 'verify' for the job defaults of every type.  When starting a job I also double-check that the 'verify' step is disabled.  We are writing to an AWS Tape Gateway appliance, so Backupexec sees it as any other tape drive, but we do not n...

Tape consume extra space then actual upload size

We were taking Tape backup (LTO) from Windows server folder.After backup was completed, when we compared the size on the Tape was different from the actual size on the windows folder.We could not able to find where the extra space consumed on the tap...

data recovery

 Hello, I wanted to change the label, and when I did, all the data on the tape got erased. Now I want to recover it. Does anyone have a solution?

Veritas System Recovery 23 problem

When launching a one-time backup we get the following error message:Snapshot failure while using Volume Shadow Copy Service. Please check application event log for VSS errors. Error code: EndCreateSnapshoitSet: (-2,147,212,529)Could you please advise...

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Backup Exec Restore

Hellowhen I attempted to restore the SQL database, the following error occurred.V-79-65323-4305 - The log in this backup set begins at LSN 375268000006452800001, which is too recent to apply to the database. An earlier log backup that includes LSN 37...

Inaccurate disk storage

Hi All,Anyone can help me figure out or resolve the issue? We have network storage (10TB free/50TB) after deleting the old backup with that we can at least have the space available. but in the BE console shows (46.5TB used/50TB). and that is not accu...

Network File Share Backup Not Using Proper Credential

License: BE23.0 1250 Simple Core (Agent for Win, Agent for VMWare, Agent for Linux, tape, etc)Host OS: Windows Server 2022 Standard 20348.2402Target: Synology NAS with CIFS3Problem: The BE agent on the host is connecting to the NAS using the default ...

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V23 and Office 365 Tenant

Actually version 23. I've set up the office 365 tenant. Backup has been running for 24 hours. Has backed up 2.54 MB of data. Is there a step I'm missing?I deleted the tenant and recreated it. Same behavior. Finding help on this is kind of difficult.T...

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MSL2024 Robotic Partition reconfiguration

Hi,I have a Query at a company running Backup Exec version 21.4  using an HP LTO tape library with two drives and 24 tape slots.  The previous IT guy is gone but left the partition with 14 partitions.  The first 1 -11 is a single partition and the re...

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Duplicate/copy backup images from tape to tape

Hi, I have gotten a request to duplicate/copy 2 tapes to new tapes. On each tape there's 1 backup set.  The backup environment has 2 tape drives attached. I just need a 1-1 copy of tape in order to have an extra copy.If I right click the backup set I...

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Problem BackupExec 21 After Crash

A backup server had a problem, I reinstalled it on another machine, using the same previous storage (NAS), I was able to run the catalog without any problems, but it can no longer establish the trust relationship with VMWare, it reports an error when...

Catalog job paused

Hi,Does anyone know why a catalog job paused and how to resolve the issue on B2D disk?  It says the Device is paused and that's fault because the Device is not paused.  Restarting the Backup Exec services does not help, the catalog job still paused a...


Programmatically collecting Backup Exec version from endpoints

Hello, we are trying to figure out how we can get the installed version of backup exec on all our endpoints with a script.according to this article one should look at the add remove programs page or Backup Exec's about page.

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Veritas Backup Exec Job Failures (network unstable)

Hi,Is there any way to improve reliability of backups on slow/unstable/wide networks?I have a Veritas BE in the cloud that pulls backups from multiple sites around the world and saves them to S3 bucket. Some of these backups could be up to 200-300 GB...

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