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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! Once again - Unable to create a snapshot of the virtual machine.

I have a brand new installation of Backup Exec 2010 R3 together with a new clean install of vmware vSphere 4.1u1 (with VCenter and 8 ESXi-hosts). For some reason i cant make it take backup of all my virtual servers. about 75% of them work fine, but ...

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System State Fails to Backup

I have Windows Server 2008 R2 with all current updates I have Backup Exec 2010 R2  Version 13.0 Rev. 4164 (x64) with all current updates per liveupdate.   I started getting System State backup failures after we had a power outage.  The server was shu...

R3 hot fixes

This morning I noticed 3 hotfixes available for download for R3.  Should I reinstall my remote agents on my VMs everytime there is an update?  Thanks.

Resolved! Data Tape being identified as Cleaning Tape

We are usingg Symantec Backup Exec 2010 and one of our Data Tapes is being listed in the inventory as a Cleaning Tape, neither removing it and reloading it or re-inventoring it seems to make any difference once it reappears.  Is there something obvio...

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Why do incremental backups fail?

Hi I have a setup which does a full backup of a domain controller, an SQL server and an Exchange server every Sunday.  For the rest of the week it's supposed to do incremental backups.  The overwrite protection period is set to 13 days (as I want to ...

Resolved! Symantec Backup Change log

Hello   We are running symantec Backup 12.5, I have a question when the job has finish I get an email saying the job has finished. We are doing a lot of changes to the backup jobs. Is there a way of email myself i change log report e.i  if i deselect...

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Resolved! How could Backup Exec 12.5 backup roaming profile folders on a server when both the administrators group and local system accounts don't have access to them ?

Hello experts, I have recently seen one of our customers backing up roaming profiles stored on a Windows Storage Server 2003 share using Backup Exec 12.5. I am now wondering how could Backup Exec 12.5 backup roaming profile folders with no error on t...

Resolved! Problem On How To Backup Oracle Database Using BE 2010 R2?

Hi Guys,   Need your help on how to backup oracle on BE 2010 R2. Here is the scenario. 1. We are running Oracle 11g on REDHAT Enterprise 5. 2. We have installed Backup Exec 2010 R2 on a Windows 2008 Server R2. We are using this to backup our fileserv...

Backup Exec out of Control with Resource Order and Time of Job

We are running Backup Exec 2010 locally on a Windows 2008 R2 with a single load LTO-5 tape drive attached. We do a full backup with verify Monday through Friday from the C: D: and E: drives and the system state to tape in that order. The backup has b...

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Resolved! LTO Cleaning Tapes

I know this isn't specifically a Symantec-related question, but I'm having trouble finding the answer I'm looking for on the Internet at large, and I'm hoping someone here would know the answer. We have four tape drives in operation: an LTO1, LTO3, L...

Resolved! Upgrade from 5 (free) DLO to licensed DLO loses configuration info?

We had been using the free, 5 user, DLO trial version that comes with Backup Exec for a long time. Then we purchased 70 licenses and installed the license key on the server. I didn't realize it at first, because all the clients kept working, but it t...

SA by Level 3
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SAP Agent and Oracle on a remote server

Hello.  I just want to be sure about the requirement for a SAP environment. SAP is installed on SERVER A and the oracle DB is installed on SERVER B. I know the SAP agent can protect the DB if SAP is managing the backups.  Buying the SAP Agent only, e...

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Backup Exec 2010 Account Privileges

Can it be explained why Backup Exec requires Domain Admin rights to backup Exchange 2007? What are the alternatives to this privileged level? What documentation supports this?  Can't Backup Exec backup Domain Controllers with simply built-in Backup O...

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Backup Exec Job cancelled

Hi, I have a backup job that has been running fine for at least a year. The last couple of nights it has failed with the error below:- Job ended: 07 July 2011 at 18:23:09 Job completion status: Canceled by service shutdown Completed status: Cancele...

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Any ideas?

We've had an ongoing issue which occurs about every 2-3 weeks.  Our backup exec program won't run and the internet is inaccessible from the server thus there is no way for backup to get live updates and antivirus can't update,etc.  The only way we've...

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Resolved! Best Choice For Windows Host Server

Our organization maintains a VLA with MS that allows us to use pretty much any of the 2003/2008 windows server editions.  We are installing a new Backup Exec media server which will mostly drive an eSATA tape changer.  The server sports a single Xeon...

Can't get Backup-To-Disk Offline Media back to Online Media

I have a NAS drive on my backup-to-disk folder and 2/3 of media labels are in Offline Media and 1/3 is in Online Media. I don't know how they got into Offline Media but I need to get them back into Online Media the media in the Online Media show a Me...

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Error restoring virtual machine e0009575

We are getting the following error when tring to restore a VMWare virtual machine: e0009575 - Unable to connect to virtual machine using the vmware VixDiskLib This is using Backup Exec 2010 R2 and performing a redirected restore to a 4.1 vcentre. ...

Resolved! SQL backup JOB crash every wednesday on a specific server

Hi everybody, I have a customer runniong Backup exec 12.5 on a Windows 2003 server. The remote server is Running Windows 2003 X64 with SQL 2005 STD It's been like 3-4 wednesday in a row that this problem occur. We restarted the SQL server itself and ...