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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! Moving / Backup of Bkf Files

Hi Sir,   Need your support in moving .bkf files.  How can I transfer it to external HD ? How can I restore it after transfer ?   Please see screenshot.   Thank you...

Resolved! step by step process on backing up vmdk files

Could any one can provide me step by step process on backing up vmdk files. Below is the specification of media server I attached as well screenshot. Thanks Operating system: Windows Server 2003 Standard Edition Backup Exec 2010 R1 VMware vCenter and...

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Backup Exec 2010 .R3 How To Backup "AD,Exchnage"

Guy, i need big help for the below.. - How to Backup AD 2008 R2 Step by Step? - How to Backup Exchange 2010 Step ByStep?   Note:- Please don't tell me read Admin Guide " i read it and i feel lost,also i need ASAP"

FZ2H by Level 6
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NAS Restore error

Hello Everyone, I am using BE10d to backup and restore to two different network drives, LinkSys/Cisco EFG120 and Cisco NAS324 with User defined selections and B2D folders. Intially on restores to the NAS I got an "Access denied" error. I did some sea...

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Resolved! Exchange inbox restore

Hi, I have a client who has Exchange 2007 and Backup Exec 12.  There is one user who lost the contents of their inbox.  I am not familiar with Backup Exec.  I am wondering if someone can tell me how to go about restoring just the contents of this inb...

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File Exclusions and Inclusions

Hello everyone, I will like to ask for and assistance and this is very urgent. I am very new to Symantec and I am presently in the middle of a project. I have a scenario in which a customer want me to do some file exclusion for them. The company have...

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Renamed Administrator account

Over a year or more I renamed the default administrator account on our Backup exec server, at the time I made all the changes in order to get backup exec running with the renamed administrator account. Everything seemed fine and the backup’s continue...

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B2D backup on tape

I have taken a manual backup of all the .bkf files on to tape. to free up some space on the local drive of the server. Now all the the .bkf files are on tape. Now my question is, if I get a restore request for the same data which was on B2D, how can ...

Resolved! B2D folder backup to tape

I have took a backup of all the .bkf(B2D folders) files on to the tape in order to free up some space on the local drive. The data on disk is kept infinitely. Now my question is: Now all the .bkf files are on the tape, which will also be kept infinit...

backup VMware guest with iscsi target

Hi, I'm planning a Server with VMWare vsphere 5 and as backup solution Symantec Backup Exec with VVI. I have a question regarding backing up a Windows Server 2008 R2 VM which has a iscsi target connected to a SAN.   Is it possible to perform full, di...

Tantony by Level 3
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Resolved! ESX Agent, Exchange, DAG restores

We are running BE 2010 R3. We have an Exchange 2010 SP1 server setup in a DAG running on ESXi 4.1. I am looking to change our backups from the traditional to the VMware Agent so we have a the ability to restore a vmdk direct to an ESX host. It was my...

OLC by Level 2
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Resolved! Is it possible failed SQL jobs are corrupting my DB?

I have a question.  The past two days i've had the backup I do on my SQL server fail.  Once is from database inconsistency (I removed previous folders that had failed) and and the next differential was the same.  Mind you according to what I saw no S...

Gossett by Level 6
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Resolved! Archive bit set during full backup

Does the archive bit for full backups get set when the job begins or when it successfully completes?  We have some weekly fulls that are failing because they are overrunning the tape, but the daily differentials are working fine.  What I want to know...

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Resolved! Can not find the linux remote client

I have chose the option on installation under 'Backup exec agents'  for 'remote media agent for linux server'.  howwever when I go to install a remote agent only the following choices show up   symantec backup exec remote agent for windows systems de...

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Resolved! Unable to 'uncheck' system state or shadow copy on SQL server

I've had issues with both in the past (this SQL server is 2K3) and so do not want to back up either system state or shadow copy. The problme is that when I try to remove either of these nothing ever happens: it just sits on the hourglass for 1.5 hour...

Gossett by Level 6
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Resolved! backup spanning multiple tapes

We are using Backup Exec 12.5 with an autoloader. I've noticed that if our backup job is unable to access a server during the backup job (ie the backup service is accidentally stopped, server is rebooted, etc), Backup Exec will eject the existing tap...

dkadlac by Level 2
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Synthetic / True Image issues....again

  Well I got no where a couple years ago when I tried implementing this feature. It worked for a couple of smaller shares, but the majority of our shares are over 1T. I am in the process of upgrading to BE 2010 and am thought maybe it would work b...

AdamM by Level 4
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Installing removable hard drive as backup media

We have previously backed up our data to a tape drive installed on our main server.  We recently added a file server and are now storing our data on the file server instead of the main server.   We would like to purchase some portable hard drives to ...

exclusion policy problems

i am triyng to set exclusions to policy, but when i launch the backup the "excluded" dir is backed up normally...any help? the selection is standard, server is 2010 r2 clue... solved. BUT i guess if it is possible to manual edit the sele...

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Resolved! Exch2010sp1 DAG DBs move when Backup is running

Hello! When I start a Backup of the Informationstore my two active Mailbox DBs are moved to one MBX Server. My enviroment: All Server win2k8R2 2x Exch2k10sp1 CAS/HT 2x Exch2k10sp1 MBX with 2 active DBs and 2 inactive DB copys (Activation Preference s...

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