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Backup Exec 22 - Technical Preview Program now open for recruitment

We are currently recruiting customers who are interested in participating in the upcoming Backup Exec 22 Technical Preview Program. The Technical Preview Program for the upcoming release of Backup Exec contains some new features which continue to pos...

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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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rdmchugh by Level 1
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Resolved! BEMCLI -WAIT for jobs !!

I am on that uphill struggle to adsorbe the syntax of powershell and I am having dubious success in trying to enable a -WAIT option for commandlets. With the sample below, on invoking successfully an Invetory, it is TRUE as soon as the job is accepte...

You wont require SQL license

You wont require SQL license to backup Sharepoint you will require only sharepoint license...........If you are backing up SQL instances seperately (not under sharepoint) then you will require SQL license.....

Dev_T by Level 6
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Add support for GPT disk in Physical to Virtual conversion

As noted here (, it is not possible to use the physical to virtual conversion if there is a GPT disk present.  The only work around is to disconnect the GPT disk and then perfo...

bnewby by Level 2
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Resolved! How to create multiple path backupjob using BEMCLI

In BE 2012, I want to create a backup job including multiple path using BEMCLI.   I tried the following steps. BEMCLI>Get-BEBackupDefinition -Name "2K8R2 Backup00001"| Export-BEBackupDefinition > .\ExportedBackup01.ps1 BEMCLI>$p = New-BEFileSystemSel...

Backup Exec and Lotus Domino mailboxes

Hi all! Am i right that there is only two restore methods for Lotus Domino mailboxes 1. Direct restore on the place from which backup was made, in this case previous mailbox deactivates and deletes. 2. Recovery Lotus Domino mailboxes as simple files ...

Alex_Zn by Level 6
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Resolved! upgrade from 12.5 to 2010

Hi all,   I'm just looking for an HowTo for an upgrade from 12.5 to 2010 BE. Can't find it here, can anyone help me? PS. Do I have to upgarde the Agents as well? or i can let the old agnets run on the backup clients? Thank you  

mghomer by Level 6
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Resolved! BackupExec 2012 mit Cluster Hyper-V

Hallo, habe einen Cluster mit 2 Konten. In dem Cluster laufen 4 Hyper-V Server. BackupExec 2012 ist auf einem extra Server (reales Blech) installiert, nicht auf einem Clusterkonten!. Wenn ich nun den Cluster sichere werden der erste Hyper-V herunterg...

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Is there any Symantec software to backup applications running on a windows platform ?

Backup Exec 12 - cannot start the device and media service

We have some maintenance this weekend on the backup exec server and it seems that the device and media service won't start anymore.  Attached the dbrecover.log, I can see the MDF and LDF file fine and browse the database using the MSSQL admin interfa...

Move / Run indexer-service.exe from another server

I have Backup Exec 2010 running on a re-purposed server where this is it's sole job (and is backup for domain/network processes).  It is a 2-processor (3 GHz) Dell PowerEdge 1800 with a new RAID card running 6 new fast drives in RAID 1/5.  The system...

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Resolved! Connecting backupexec 2010 R3 clients from 2010R2 Server???

Hi tech Experts, I was wondering if it is possible to Connect Backupexec 2010R3 Client from 2010 r2 Server,I have two media servers(2010 R2 and 2010 R3),I cannot connect 2010 R3 Client from 2010 R2 Media server,it prompts me with Logon Account select...

Resolved! Backup Exec 2012 Small Business Edition - VirtAPI.dll missing

Hi, I have the following error with a newly licensed Backup Exec 2012 (initially installed as an Eval version). Backup- \\BRODYLAW1.brodylaw.local\Microsoft Information Store\Public Folder Database 0349487685 V-79-57344-759 - Cannot complete the ope...

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Resolved! Exchange backups failing

Hi, I am facing some strange issues when backing up Exchange.The backups are failing on one of the databases. I checked the vssadmin writers using the command in exchange and all of them seem stable. I tried backing up that database seperately and st...

zak2011 by Level 6
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periodo di sovrascrittura

Ciao a tutti, ho un quesito da porre riguardo al periodo di sovrascrrittura dei nastri: se io faccio un' installazione nuova, inizializzo i nastri, creo uno o più set di supporti e gli associo uno o più nastri e fin qui è tutto chiaro. Il problema na...