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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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Resolved! Automatically insert media

Hello All,   I need some help here.  when we start a backup the tape automatically ejects? It would be great if backup exec had a feature to click a button to make the tape insert, do any of you know of such a feature? Or does it take a human to put ...

Backup Exec support on ISA Server

Hi all just a question about a special config. Is it supported / Recommended / Working ? to install Backup Exec (12.5 or 2010 ) Server for Windows on a windows 2003 Server where Microsoft ISA Server (2006) is installed ? I'm not talking about the age...

Backup using RMAN in Oracle Online Backup Exec

Hi Guys On a client I am BE 2010 R3 configured in your environment. They have the license for BE SAP. The SAP uses the database in Oracle, the DBA talking to the same said that the backup should be done using RMAN, I've read a lot of documentation...

Rafausk by Level 3
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Backup Exec 10.1 - Backup to disk constantly loading Media

Hi Guys    I have a customers server running Backup Exec 10.1 rev 5629   They have had a faulkt with the tape drive so I have set up backup to disk to backup to an external usb drive    The backup seems to work but compared to other customers with a ...

Resolved! Ejecting a Tape from a Library

Hallo, i've to eject a tape from a media library to have a free slot available to cleaning tape. The "eject" task on the task panel is always grey (unflaggable) also if i've put the support Offline I've tryied also to turn off all Backup Exec Service...

kual by Level 3
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Rights to do Backup

The requirement of Symantec in backing up SQL Database needs a super account such as “SA” and not the backup role account, to backup the databases. Thus this conflict to the ITIL principle of IT Risk and governance and Microsoft security practices. I...

k00lit by Level 2
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Error with Config.Msi

Hi everybody, One of my customers recently installed Trend Micro V7 since this installation he had backup problems with Backup Exec 12. Backup -- \\SITURV002\H: V-79-57344-65033 - Cannot find directory. Unable to backup directory \Program Files\Tre...

Resolved! Back Up to Disk then Tape - Restore??

Backup Exec 2010R2 We are backing up 4.1TB to Disk each weekend and then writing to tape - we have found this is faster than going directly to tape and by going to disk we know the backup isn't going to fail with tape or drive errors. Backup to Disk ...

MikeOB by Level 2
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Resolved! Transitioning from tapes to NAS

Recently our tape drive broke and we decided to replace it with a NAS (Network Attached Storage) server and simply place the NAS at our offsite building location and make backups accross the network using Backup Exec 2010.  We bought the Netgear Read...

PhilM by Not applicable
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Resolved! Backing up to Disk-Folder then to Tape Media

Hi, I am currently doing my backups to Disk-folder (SAN) and Backing up to Tape Media so I can bring it Off-Site. And when backing up to tape media completes, I erase the media on the Disk-folder so I can gain space again.   My question is, if there'...

tyk by Level 3
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Need to find registration information

The company I work for recently aquired another company. The two servers at the site were handle by a contracted company which did not have any documentation on the backup server. The server is running Backup Exec 10d. I am trying to find out the sup...

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change dedup user's password

Hi   i have a very big problem: i want to change the dedup user's password with spauser.exe -c -u<UserName> but i do not know the old password as the guy who set this up is not available any more. is there a chance to get the dedup working again? i a...

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Random "No media in storage device" errors

Hi, We've been experiencing "No media in storage device" errors every night recently.  We've tried all the options in the following article (short of replacing the SCSI card), but no luck:

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Resolved! Advantages and Disadvantages of AOFO

Can someone tell me what are the advantages and disadvantages of using AOFO. Whether general or detailed description, just want to know what advantage do i get when using AOFO and what disadvantage when using it. Also I want to know when should you u...

Onins by Level 4
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Meldung aktivieren: volles Backup Medium?

Hi zusammen, gibt bei Backup Exec für Windows Server (unabhängig von der Version) eine Möglichkeit, dass man per Email benachrichtigt wird, wenn das Backup Medium bspw. nur noch 30% freien Speicherplatz übrig hat? Ich weiss, dass Windows Server von H...

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Resolved! how to share a NAS between media server?

Hi, I have 2 Media Server BE2010 r3. I have on media server 1 a NAS iSCSI. From media server 2 I want to use the NAS on media server 1 for jobs backup. How can I do?

enzo by Level 4
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