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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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Upgrading to BE15

I am currently using BE 2010 R3 and would like to upgrade to BE15. 2010 scheduling is done with policies but not in BE15. What happens to all the scheduled backups after upgrading to 15?

Backup Exec 2015 Application Server Recommendations

Hi allCurrently we have the Backup Exec Application server installed on a Physical Server that we are wanting to convert to a Hyper-V Host.The question is, and I am looking for advantages/disadvantages of where the application server would be accepta...

Backup Exec 16 incremental backup too big

Hello!I have a strange behavior in backing up my Vmware Virtual machines.I make a full backup on Friday night with about 1,5TB.On Monday night I make a inkremental backup with about 200GB with seams OK.On Thusday and Wednesday the inkremental backup ...

Symantec Backup Exec 15 Download

Where can I download  the Backexec 15 Bacuse I hade the license file but I lost the IOS file so where can i get the ios file  to download. 

Symantec Backup Exec Unable to login to media server (Wi)

Hi Everyone,after a system restart my symantec backup exec 2010 R3 Stopped working whenever i try to login this window appears i'm using administrator account for login please see the image below.Note: SQLBCKUP is up and running.3 of the services are...

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Full + incremental sets not being groomed by DLM

Good Day,I'm encountering an issue with Full + Incremental backup sets not being groomed properly.  I understand the logic behind DLM and I've been using BE for over 10 years.  Typically focus on full backups only, however due to infrastructure size ...

BE16 Installation Problems - Authentication failing

Okay so i got the task to solve the Problem that we have installing Veritas Backup Exec 16.Everything is fine up until the point the software asks for the Login Credentials for the Local Domain Account to Install the software.We have 2 Administrator ...


Hey. I'm having errors when duplicating a large volume in Azure Storage V-79-57344-34028. I could not find a solution to the problem. Duplication is associated with a basic full backup. Performed tests: simultaneously launched Backup Exec 16 and Micr...

ODBC Access Error

I recently updated one of my backup servers to Backup Exec 2016 and now I get the error message "ODBC Access Error.  Possible lost connection to database or unsuccessful access to catalog index in the database."  I rebuilt the catalog but I'm still r...

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getting an error 1392

Hi, Hyper v backup fails with error 1392Function OpenVirtualDisk is returning error 1392 for incremental backup at catlog updation phase.  I am getting this error only for incremental backup not for full backup.

Duplication fails

Some of my duplaction jobs to dedup storage on a managed backup exec server are periodiclly fails withinal error: 0xe0001203 - An error occurred while creating or accessing the directory specified for this operation. Check to make sure that the B2D f...

Resolved! Backing up SQL databases and transaction logs Clarification needed.

I am trying to make sense of the following statement from a tech article which I will be providing a link below and I am not sure if I am understanding the context properly, "Additionally, Backup Exec runs a full backup when you select the Automatic ...

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inherited expired backup sets are not being deleted

I have backup exec 2015 FP 5 installed.  My media is a fixed disk (NAS). The backup set does not have dependent backup sets but the backup sets are not deleted.The backup exec is configured to delete all expired backups sets. New backups sets are bei...

Uninstall BE 2012 and re-install Question

Because of my license files corrupted. I want to uninstall and reinstall the BE 2012. Can I use back all backuped files?Can I export all backup job and then import it after re-install? If step by step re-setup all job, it is very painful.Do I need to...

How to See What Tape a Backup Set is On

For example, Ive duplicated a backup set to a tape. In the Backup and Restore view, open a server, open backup sets, find a specific backup set. It says 'tape cartridge' but not which tape its on. No info in properties either. I can see what tape it ...

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BE2012 SP2 linux license corrupted

Dear all support,I always using Backup Exec 2012 version14 SP2 to bckup. I always add the license for backup new servers and no problem.Recently, our company bought some license for backup new Linux servers.I generated the slf files form Veritas. I i...


Install problem

Dear Sir/Madam.I try to install Backup exec but can't.I got message as follows and attahce log file.05-31-2017,12:19:15 : V-225-53: ERROR: Failed to install SQL Express BKUPEXEC instance with error 1058. ***To search for information about this error,...

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Best backup when little data changes

We have a situation where we have a large data set that doesn't change much. What we want, conceptually, is a full followed by infinite incrementals. We were told that Synthetic backups were the answer. However, what we have found is that each new sy...

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Resolved! Incremental backups during synthetic

Our synthetic backups can take several days to run. Is there any way to configure the incrementals so that they will run even though the synthetic is still running?Thanks in advance.

montr by Level 2
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