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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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Backup Exec and Hyper-V Role

Hello,is it possible and supported to install the Hyper-V Role on the Server Backup Exec is running? Host ist Server 2016 and Backup Exec 16 Rev 1142

Soeren by Level 3
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Resolved! secuirty certificate signing request failure

Hi teamBackup has stopped and i have checked, error message as under:-backup exec cannot establish a trust with the remote computer because of a secuirty certificate signing request failure. you can attempt to resolve this issue by re-estabhishing th...

Resolved! Tape Drive Remote Commands

Hi folks.I'm having some issues when trying to remotely manage tape drives on my BE 16. I actually have two drives ( LTO 4 and LTO 6) which are phisically attached to my BE server. I can only send remote commands through my ITDT when I'm not running ...

SMorais by Level 3
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Backup Exec job engine Service showing stopping

Hi,I am facing issue with symantec backup software, while trying to start it showing "Backup Exec has stopped working"Also there is server name "Backup Exec job engine" showing stopping. I have rebooted the back server but did not resolved.Attaching ...

Resolved! TAPE - Pop-UP

At the end of every backup on BE16, a popup appears to click OK to complete the backup.I already set up to eject the media after I finish, but it does not resolve.Where can I set up so that this popup does not appear and the backup finishes automatic...

Credential test - unknown

I would like to know why performing the credential test on some servers, the status of unknown.The server is working and online, but it appears unknown. BUG?Follows the attached image, in a server the test was successful and the status online. On the...

Backup Exec 2014 - yellow border arrow on the backup file

When I tried to do the restore, navigated thru the folders, the incremental backup folder for specific date has a lot of files with (curve down, yellow border) arrow icon on top of the file icon, next to the file name itself.  I guess those are the p...

kha by Level 4
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Backup Definition Properties Summary BE2016

IN the older version of BE you got a summary of the job you where about setup when you clicked finish.  The was great as you save the details of the job for later if need.  It was also great documentation for Disaster Recovery.So how in BE 2016 can y...

Navar by Level 3
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Backup Exec 16 FP1 and vSphere 6.5U1

Has anyone updated to vSphere 6.5U1 and vCenter 6.5U1?  6.5U1 seems to be a pretty significant update.  I haven't yet, just wondering if anyone has taken the plunge and had any backup issues?

Can't install ADK on Windows Server 2016

Hi there,I want to create a SDR disc but I cannot install ADK on Windows Server 2016.When I chose "Download and install ADK" the ADK wizard stops and says that there is already a newer version of ADK installed and I should uninstall this version. But...

Resolved! BE 2016 - Cant install agent on AWS server

Hello, I have 5 EC2 servers in AWS, I installed the administrator software just fine and I can backup that server to S3 just fine. However I cannot push agents to the other servers, thats no big deal becuase I can apparently install the agents manual...

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how to restore backup exec 15 deleted jobs

I mistakenly deleted backup exec jobs And I'm looking for a way to restore backup exec jobs, i recover database from BEUtility using this recover method : "Drop Existing Database And Reload From Backup", but my jobd not restore, i have successfull ba...

Resolved! Migrate to new BE server - De-duplicate Storage

Hi we are looking to phase out our 2008 R2 Backup exec server and move onto new hardware with 2012 R2 installed.Currently we backup our Hyper-V Virtual infrastructure using the Virtual Agent to dedupe storage. The dedupe storage is located on SAN pro...

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backup exec 2014 keep ejecting tape

Hi,Our backup was working fine last week but now it keep ejecting tape, I have check the eventlogs and backup logs.these are things i have try.Power down the tape driveRestarted server (The one which backup drive is connected to)Updated driversReplac...

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backup exec server list

at a very basic level- how do devices show in symantec/veritas backup exec management console? Does the software inventory your network and report back on status, or when the servers are built are they equipped with an agent that is configured to rep...

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Resolved! Backup exec agent don´t work after update on W2K3

Hello community, is that possible to use (install) an older version of remote agent for windows?Mediaserver: BE 16 on Win 2012 R2 (full patched). Previously 2014Remote Server: W2K3 and many other windows systes (2016, 2012, 2008)Since an upgrade of t...

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Resolved! Restoring a file backed up with BEX 2.35.2

We *used* to use BEX up until 7 years ago.  We have some tapes stored offsite whose data retention period is 10 years (for legal reasons).  I have been asked by our data security team whether it would be possible for someone to recover this data if t...