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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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when to use scratch media

hello i use backup exe 2012 with robotic library of ibm,what is mean doing scratch to media?and when i need to do this

medikal by Level 4
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Using SQL 2012 for Backup Exec 2012 database?

Hi, the SCL for Backup Exec 2012 contain on site 20  SQL Server 2012 for using for the BEDB. But when I install BE2012 it says this: The instance is default instance on the same server using SQL 2012 Enterprise Edition. The service account have full...

ksattler by Level 3
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Resolved! Where to Download 2010 R3?

I have Backup Exec 2010 R2 and currently experiencing the slow backup as described here  I tried to download BE 2010 R3 by following the link

htth by Level 2
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Resolved! Backup Exec 2010 and Exchang 2010

I face a problem with Backup Exec 2010 and Exchange 2010 job.. I installed BE 2010 on windowes 2003 .. does that support to backup Exchange 2010.?

Backup Exec 2012: The provider that was selected in the NDMP backup job options does not match the provider that was selected in the Include/Exclude backup selections.

  Product: Backup Exec 2010 trail version. When we try to backup a folder in Isilon OneFS (6.5.4.x), we get error: The provider that was selected in the NDMP backup job options does not match the provider that was selected in the Include/Exclude back...

Resolved! Backup Exec 2012 - Unable to sort backup sets

After our upgrade to Backup Exec 2012, we needed to remove a few large backup sets that were created when testing. The new user interface seems it would make it easy.  But when we click down to the "backup to disk" device that has filled up, we have ...

Backup Exec 2012 - Using old reports / Can not run reports

Since our upgrade to Backup Exec 2012 we have not been able to run reports. The report tabs all seem to reference the "old" version of the reports.  For example, we need to run the "Media Summary" report, it references all the old "Backup Sets".  If ...

Seperate forum for NetBackup DLO

I have searched the fourms but did not find any sperate forum for Netbackup DLO to discuss? If there any then please let me know else can we create new forum for NetBackup DLO to discuss issues and information about it. I do not find much information...

How do I Import media?

I had a server that crashed, all i have left is the backup harddrive. I have the new server set up and ready to go butdo not know how to import the media from the backup harddrive so i can run a restore on it. I am running backup exec 2010 R3. thanks...

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Bonjour, je viens d'upgrader de backupexec 2010 vers 2012 et je rencontre un problème qui est le suivant. J'ai besoin de sauvegarder plusieurs serveurs (virtuel, data, exchange,etc..) et mes agents sont installés. J'ai bien mes serveurs qui apparaiss...

Resolved! Unable to add Active Directory Domain

I inherited an AD domain created by a vendor that doesn't have a top-level domain (no .com, .local, etc). The NetBIOS name matches AD domain name (?!). When I try to add the domain, I receive the error: The domain name must contain at least one label...

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Resolved! BE2010 R3: Media view not refreshing?

I'm fairly new to BE and am going through the 2200 page admin guide for it.  I'm in the section relating to mdia managemtn, (pages range around 200+).  It discusses how when under the Media section in BE, if you go to Online media it'll show you want...

MIXIT by Level 6
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Resolved! End Marker Unreadable Workaround

I'm not sure if anyone has made this observation before, but I didn't see it in the forums, so I"m just going to post it in case it's useful to anyone. This is a way to remove an end marker unreadable from a tape, without losing all the data on that ...

Prompt to acknowledge tape ejection

I'm running Backup Exec 2012 for the first time.  I have checked the box to eject the tape when the backup completes.  The problem is that the backup won't complete until I acknowledge that the tape is ejected.  I don't want to have to click anything...

BE 11d memory leak

Hello everyone, I cannot find the answer to this. I am using BE 11d with SP5 installed and there is a memory leak on our Exchange 2k3 server for the remote agent. If I don't manually restart the service, the memory use for the exchange remote agent c...

kennyb by Level 5
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Resolved! Diferente velocidad en copia de seguridad remota

Hola. Nuestra empresa tiene dos sedes separadas por una distancia de 17 KM. En una de ellas (sede A) tenemos instalado en uno de los servidores el Symantec Backup Exec 11d. En la otra (sede B) se utiliza el Symantec Backup Exec 2010  en el único serv...

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Resolved! OPP and AP calculator

Hi,  Is  possible to have a custom built OPP and Append Period calculator that gives the actual time period how long the media gets protected. Would be very useful. Thanks!

zak2011 by Level 6
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