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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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Medium Changer Driver

I'm about to upgrade from 12.5 to BUEX 2010 - I use a quantum medium changer. I called them and they said I should update all firmware and drivers for the medium changer and the tape drive. For the medium they said I shoudl use the symantec drivers b...

Backup Exec 2010 Some Services do not Start

  This is a problem that seems to be around most of the time.  When our SBS2003 Server is restarted (normal shutdown, normal start-up) the "Backup Exec Management Service" fails to start.  The only two errors are "Timeout 30000 milliseconds waiting f...

V-79-57344-33928 - Access Denied

Greetings.  I am getting a very strange issue on our Backup Exec.  On a physical (non virtual) machine, on random folders we are getting the message.  Backup exec ver - 13.0 rev 2896 installed on Windows Server 2003 SP2 All the folders are "EVERYONE ...

pondomk by Level 3
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Drive Hardware is Offline - Urgent

I have a Quantum DLT-V4 tape drive. I am receiving "The drive hardware is offline" message on two of my servers.  The temporarly staff missed switching tapes over the past two weeks.  Both server tapes were not missed on the same day.  One tape might...

Exchange GRT Restores from Tape run at 150mb/min

Hi all, I'm trying to come up with a DR plan for our Exchange environment. We're running Exchange 2007 SP3 and it's being backed up by BackupExec 2010 R2. The current job configuration is to backup to disk first, and then duplicate to tape (as recomm...

Resolved! Snap Shot Backups

Hello all, I was reading a post in here about snap shot backups. I was going to reply to it but it seems to have been idel for more than 6 months so I was informed to create a new post...sorry. Basically I am running version 2010 r2 on a Win 2003 ser...

Manually deleted bkf files and img folders

Manually delete the bkf files from the B2D folder instead of erasing them from the Device tab.   How can I update the Media entry to remove the backups and img folders that are no longer there?   Yes, I am new and screwed up, so all help will be appr...

BackupExec job running for HOURS

Hi everyone We recently migrated our Backup Exec to a new server and have recreated the entire daily backup job through the help of Symantec support because there were a few agents we had a heck of a time getting installed. Anywho, our daily backup j...

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Cluster disks - can I back them up?

Hi, My backup sever is Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard running Backup Exec 2010 / CPS 2010 (both fully patched up to date) We have two new virtual Windows Server 2008 R2 Enterprise servers with a 3TB Clustered SAN volume attached over ISCSI. I need t...

Exchange 2010 Restore Issue

Hi Everyone, We are experiencing a problem with Exchange backup restore. Currently backups are done on to a disk device. Backup jobs are successfully running but the restore operations fails after an error with mounting the media. It appears as if th...

Yajith by Level 4
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Exchange 2007 Restore Issue

Hi,   I am trying to perform a simple restore of a single folder within a user mailbox.   I get the following.   Job ended: 24 June 2011 at 09:31:01 Completed status: Failed Final error: 0xe000fed5 - A failure occurred initializing for restore. Final...

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Resolved! OPP setting

@pkh: So if I have 4 external drives, and each one gets installed on a Tuesday, how long do I set my OPP for?  That's a part that I'm not getting.  I looked at your article - thanks!  I'll do that setup this weekend, but I'm still not sure on the OPP...

Wayne_P by Level 2
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Resolved! service:backupexecrpcservice failed to start.

Hello, My server had a bad hard drive in a RAID5 Array.  I have to run checkdisc to get the system back up.  backup exec would not start.  I ran a repair install and when it starts up I get the following message in the even viewer.  I am running Serv...

Scheduled time changes when I exit Backup Exec 2010

I set up a job with a scheduled time of 1 am. As long as I leave the Backup Exec 2010 program running, the time is correct. If I close the program, when I open it again, the time of the job resets itself to 4 hours later, in this case 5 AM. Why??? If...

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Backup to Disk and VMware

Currently I have BUEX 12.5 on a Windows 2003 R2 SP2 physical server. I currently installed Exchange 2010 in our environment. Questions I need to have answered please:   1. Is it possible to upgrade to BUEX 2010 R3 on the current server and then someh...

DeDupe, exchange, separate folder?

Hi all :) So, we just got DeDupe and it's working on a few test jobs right now. My question is, Can I create a folder under my dedupe volume to separate the exchange backups? Currently or previous to having dedupe, we simply had a separate folder on ...

Can't backup System State with Remote Agent?

Have BE 12.5 and keep getting an error when backing up the System State on Server with a Remote Agent. The job looks like it completes (amount of data in byte count looks good) but the job cancels after 8 hours.  The job normally takes 7 - we have it...