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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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Backup Exec 2010 NDMP Help Please

Hello Would very much appreciate if anyone can provide some answers to the following: I have just been tasked with setting up an HP FC tape drive to back up snaps from a NetApp V3140 using Backup Exec 2010 with NDMP. Excuse my ignorance, i'm not a st...

Resolved! Unable to create an IDR disk under Backup Exec 2010 R3

We have just purchased Symantec Backup Exec 2010 R3 for Small Business Server, for a customer. I went to create a bootable DVD image (IDR) and as usual was prompted to insert the Operating System DVD. The DVD supplied with the server (Small Business ...


Hi All, I know there are tones of threads traiting this issue but i still facing it , but all my Weekly full backup have been failing with this error. Each time i have to recreate the backup selection list , restart file servers and retry several ti...

dz40146 by Level 3
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Resolved! Backup Exec

I have the windows 2008 & need to install the backup exec 2010 on same server. 8 Gb Ram, 220gb Hardisk. I am fresher on this installation so need help for installation of backup exec 2010

Sonday by Level 2
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Resolved! Live update not working

Live update of BackupExec has stopped working for some reason. Would running a repair of BE help?

zak2011 by Level 6
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Resolved! Support of Lotus on 32 bit system.

Hi, Designing a project on BE 2010 R3. The setup is Lotus Domino 8.5.1 on Windows 2008 STD. SP1 (32bit). As per the latest compatibility docs.(Backup Exec 2010 R3), lotus 8.5.x is not support on any 32 bit server. "....Lotus 8.5.X 32 and 64 bit is su...

Unable to backup VM

Hi BE Master,             There was the error and all server backup fail to run. Both server running in VM, and the BE running in phsyical Machine. It used to backup a year. After one year this problem occur. This case already log to Symantec more th...

jump223 by Level 2
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Resolved! Backup failed - A Remote Agent for Windows Systems license

Hi, My backup failed yesterday. With the following error. A Remote Agent for Windows Systems license is required for protecting remote servers with this edition of Backup Exec When I check the licence on the Agent it seems fine. Backup agent - Securi...

Noony by Level 4
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Resolved! Virtual Server Suddenly Getting an Exception on Backup

Backup Exec 2010 R3.   I have a backup job that has been running without error or exception for a while.  Today I got the following exception on only one of my three virtual servers that are being backed up under Hyper-V.  What might be the cause? Ba...

DeDupliaction Folder Memory Warning - 1.5GB per TB of Storage

Hi All Can someone give me an insight into the underlying reasons for the warning that Backup Exec 2010 R3 gives when a deduplication backup to disk folder is created on a large volume? I'm absolutley bought into the fact that deduplication is horren...

KeirL by Level 6
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How to backup to a NAS device

I am a newbie.  Have just ibnstalled Backup Exec 2010 on MS Server 2008 R2.  I wish to backup to a WDSharespace NAS device on my network.  Backup Exec does not recognize it.  How do I proceed? Thank you

strachanr by Not applicable
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Uninstall 9.1, need media

Hi All Any advice please? At the end of the day all I need is the 9.1 install media so I can uninstall it off an old server! - I found the media kit, it has all the CDs except the install CD! - I have the software license. I've tried logging in to fi...

MMV by Level 2
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Resolved! Hi,I am quickly running out

(Spun off to a new thread)   Hi, I am quickly running out of space on my Backup server due to the B2D files. Is there a better way to control the disk space issue other than modify the OPP and AP of the  daily media set. Currently OPP is set to 6 day...

zak2011 by Level 6
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BE 11D and a Move to 2008R2 with DFS

We are in the process of migrating our old dedicated 2003 servers to 2008 R2 VM's using multi point DFS etc. It has become very obvious that BE11D can't cope with DFS as the usual file selections are not used and the snapshots while listing content c...