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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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Media-Set Design

Hi, the following Issue is troubling me from time to time: We watch over serveal customers site with smaller BackupExec-Installations (mostly Windows 2003/2008-SBS Environments, anywhere from 5-15 backed up servers), which do Backups in B2D2T via hoo...

Inti by Level 4
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Cleaning Tape Duration

Hi, I've got this cleaning tape inside my Dell PV124 LTO 4 device since May 2010. It had since been used only 7 out of 20 times. May I asked if there is such a thing as an expiry date for a cleaning tape? Based on usage alone, this tape is good for a...

BackupExec 2010R3 B2D Setup

Hey Guys, Currently, I have a dual driver Dell TL2000 LTO4 which basically does a full backup of our servers nightly. I take a each nights backup offsite with me and the Friday night's backup goes down to our offsite vault each Monday. I have n...

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SBS 2003 Exchange GRT Restores Blank Messages

Hey guys,      I seem to have some issues trying to restore individual messages from mailboxes after running backups (full or incremental). I have tried both tape and disk restores but I get similar results. Basically what happens is some messages wi...

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upgrading to backup exec 2010 from backup exec 11d

On the central administration server, I ran the preinstall check and got the warning to update 11D.  I ran Live Update, which said it was successful, but the bkupinst.htm's last date is from mid January of 2010.  Should I be concerned? Can I complete...

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Migrate 12.5 Catalogs to 2010 R3 (different hardware)

Hello, I could use a good step by step guide to help migrate catalog data from an old 12.5 Back Exec server to a new 2010 Backup Exec server. This will not be an in place upgrade and we will not be moving catalog data between the same versions of Bac...

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Resolved! Restoring VMs from Differential Backup

I am running Backup Exec 2010 R3 on one physical machine with VMware ESX 4.1 on a completely different physical machine.  I've read through many how-tos concerning Differential Backups and most people say that all you have to do when restoring from t...

Backup Exec license question

I have 3 separate retail packs of Backup Exec 10d. The servers these were installed one have been removed from the network and are no longer in use. They have been completely retired and the HDDs have been removed and will shortly be wiped and cleane...

Resolved! Slow tape backup BE2008 R3 to Quantum SuperLoader3

Something has degraded on the new Windows 2008 R3 media server that I've built recently. We've just had the Quantum SuperLoader 3A replaced by Quantum as it was generating errors. But I wonder if that is just coincidence as the new unit is hobbling a...

Restore mailbox MAPI Error

  Dear fellow users, I have the following problem: Cannot log on to MAPI with the specified credentials when i run a restore. Even when I let a liveupdate ran and installed the MAPI-client on the mailserver and backupserver. Hope that someone can hel...

NAS Backup Solution

Hi, We are implementing a backup strategy. We are using a cisco NAS appliance. As soon as the disks on the Cisco Nas box is full, we would like to Backup this data from the NAS box to another NAS appliance within the same location. Can this be possib...

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BE2010R3 and Sharepoint 2010

Hi all I try to backup my SharePoint, but at 6GB, i get the error V-79-57344-790 - Error: Unable to lock the Microsoft SharePoint Portal Farm. Check the option two release the lock on the SharePoint farm topology on the backup job properties for M...

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Error when backing up DFSR

I have 2 Win 2008 R2 fileserver that setup with DFSR. There are 3 replicated folders setup on on Replication group. I have a full backup scheduled to run over the weekend to backup the data onto a tape. For the past month or so this back has been fa...

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Resolved! BE2010R2 - CPS - Corrupt DBF files to VisualFoxPro

Hi, we have a BUSINESS server which holds the .EXE and .DBF files for a corporate system and it is used all day for all users; we are trying to copy (works fine) those to the protection server using CPS. But when we stop the job at CMS-SERVER and try...

Resolved! Backup Exec 2010 .R3

Hello Guys, Anyone can help for the below, is  AIX version is 5.3 and Oracle used is Oracle 9i, version Support ? i have IBM TS3200 Tape Library with two drive how many license i need ? it renewed yearly or one time  ? In case I use only one ...

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Active Directory Server Recovery

  We are using Backup Exec 2010.R3 installed on the Domain Controller Server (Win2008R2).The backup exec server service is run using a Domain admin account.This server is connected to a standalone scsi tape drive containing the backup tape. In t...

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Continuous Protection server

Hi, What is the difference between continuous protection server and Back up exec media server. In what scenario do i require CPS. Do i need to buy to separate option to activate CPS.   Please help.

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Hola Chicos Les comento.. Tengo que realizar un script para backup exec 2010 R2 . El script tiene que instalar el agente remoto en todos mis servidores que quiero respaldar. Mi pergunta es: ¿donde  escribo el script(editor)?, ¿con que extension...