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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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Backup Exec 2012 Retention Period and Job Deletion Issues

Hi,I have a Backup Job in BE 2012 on SBS 2011 that has a data retention period of 4 daysWhen I try to increase this, the setting does not saveWe also have a number of old restore jobs and catalog jobs listed and when I try to delete these, they do di...

Resolved! BackupExec2012 SDR ISO file

I need the BackupExec2012 SDR ISO file, would anyone have the link?I need to do a training for a client and I was able to download the ISO from Bkp2012 through the site ( but did not come to SDR ISO.Tks

SQL Procedure Restore

Hello folks. I have a simple question (but not a simple answer) here.Is there a way to restore, with selected DB, its procedures?Whenever I restore a SQL DB it doesn't bring along its procedures. 

SMorais by Level 3
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Backup Exec integration with Veritas Access

In this Veritas video, we share insight on Backup Exec integration with Veritas Access – a software-defined storage solution that allows the use of commodity hardware of choice. Please read more on Veritas Access, on

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NDMP backup fail - Lost connection to agent for Windows

Hi,We run BE 15 (14.2) on Windows 2012 R2 server. I am attempting to use it to backup a DELL SCV2000 series NAS using NDMP.The backup starts OK but after a couple of days (9.77TB) we get a failure message:e000fefd - The Backup Exec server has lost th...

Resolved! Exchange CU update compatibility

Hi all,Any ideas when BE will be supporting the latest CU versions of Exchange?CU19 was released for Exchange 2013 in December but neither 16 or 20 (I only found out about 20 last week) support it.16 supports CU17, 20 supports CU18 for Exch. 2013We h...

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Backup Exec 2014 issue with incremental jobs.

 Has anyone ever run into issues with there incremental jobs writing the same data as a full? I could understand if all the files were modified this would be the case. However, with this issue, it is not. The backup source is a directory on a NetApp ...

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Backupexec --- SMB 3.0

Does backupexec16 support VM level backup for HyperV currently stored on SMB 3.0?   If not, when will it support it?  Thanks.

BE2012: Win2003 Restore Error: Access Denied?

Hello,I'm having trouble backing up a tape backup to another hardware. After a short time, I always get the error message that access to the directory is denied. It always starts with the directory C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data...

BackupExec 2012 issues

Hello,On this SBS 2011 server with BackupExec 2012, BackupExec often hangs on running jobs and a cancel does not cancel, I have to stop all BE services and restart them.  Sometimes doing that resolves it for few days before it does it again, and some...

Cannot backup Oracle RAC

HiI have Backup Exec 16 and I tried to backup Oracle RAC but I couldn't find the Oracle database available as a selection. I can see the database in the server detailes but not in the backup selection part.I followed this article to configure Backup ...

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BE16 Upgrading BEDB from SQL 2008R2 to SQL 2012

My DBA wants to update my BE16's  BEDB from SQL 2008R2 to SQL2012.Are there any special steps to do or can I just stop all services, have the local SQL server upgraded, reboot and start back up? Thanks, 

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Expired Backup Sets unable to delete on Backup Exec 16

Hi,I need some helps how to delete expired Backup Sets on Backup Exec 16.[Done]- "Allow Backup Exec to delete all expired backup sets" is ticked.- Backup Sets I want to delete is "Expired".- "DeleteLastRecoverySetsOnceExpired" registry value is 1.- B...

Resolved! Backup Exec 2015 - Do Feature Packs Supersede Older ones

Hi all,Hopefully this is a quick one. We're currently running Back Up Exec 15 with Feature Pack 5 installed, and I've come across an issue what should be resolved by a hotfix included in Feature Pack 2.Looking to find out if with Feature Pack 5 insta...

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NDMP logs - backup terminating

Hi,We've got an issue where our NDMP backups of a Dell FS8600 have started failing, on both the primary and secondary replicas. What's interesting is that both jobs fail at roughly the same byte count, suggesting it's a file issue. Dell's Co-Pilot ha...

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DC System State Restore - Credentials Error!

Hi All,We use BE 2010 R3. I need System State Restore for domain controller. I appy following the options but Resource Credentials not working. Please help me.1)DC open DSRM2)Create local account - net user adrestore Passw0rd3)Add user local administ...

Microsoft Failover Cluster Backup

Hello. I have two microsoft failover cluster servers on microsoft server 2016. On both nodes i have installed fileserver feature.I have installed backup exec agents on both nodes and Veritas automatically imports Failover Cluster objects. I cant find...

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