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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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Resolved! Upgrade

I have Backup Exec 12.5 and still have maintenance on the software.  Can I upgrade for free to Backup Exec 2010?

System State Backup Issue

I am running Symantec BackupEXEC 2010 with all current hotfixes and SP1. I have 20 servers configured for backup in my backup job and am backing up to a SAN. The servers are a mixture of Windows Server 2008 standard, Windows Server 2008 R2 and one Wi...

Resolved! Limit the Number of "Please Insert Overwritable Media" Emails

Good afternoon- Is there a way to limit the number of "Please insert overwritable media into the drive." emails that I receive?  As it is now, I receive an email every 15 minutes until I either insert a tape or cancel the job.  If this happens someti...

.vmdk is marked as independent persistent. Ignoring for backup.

  Please bear with me as I am just starting out on VMware. I have a VMware server running ESXi 4.0.0 (which I did not set up). I am trying to back it up using Backup Exec 2010 r2. I initially had issues setting it up my back up job. I could not add m...

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Adding New Job

All I have two policies set in place to back up windows servers.   How can I add a new server to an existing policy. Thanks,

BE2010 R2 Backup process doesn't span on tapes

we're using a be2010r2 media server to backup an infrastructure composed by: windows servers vmware servers exchange server   backup destinations used: tape library dedupe folder b2d folders We're experiencing a strange be2010r2 behaviour when a back...

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Change Subject Line in BE 2010

What a ridiculously arduous search for an answer - I simply want to change the subject lines in e-mail alerts and all I can find are post about how they took out that functionality in 9.x Well hello – Last time I checked that was several revisions ag...

Backup Exec 2010 fails to restore

Hello, I'm struggling to restore 1.9TB of data that was backup up with BE12 to a Windows 2008 Server running the trial version of BE2010 64 Bit. The restore jobs fails at random points with error E00084CA, which apparently means that “the media being...

Resolved! BE 2010 + Sharepoint backup

Hi, Sharepoint backup is getting failed continuously for the past one week. I have attached the error log for youe reference. Please help.   Thanks, Sridhar

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Resolved! BE2010 R2 on Windows Server 2003 R2

I have installed BE2010 R2 on Windows Server 2003 to backup Exchange Server 2007 GRT. Media Server Settings:       Agent for MS Exchange is installed on the Media server        Agent for Windows System is installed in Exchange 2007 server       Dom...

Deduplication folder keeps saying "In use"

When I now restart my computer having BE 2010 R2 installed, the deduplication folder automatically shows "in use", but no backup jobs are running. When I try to start a new job, it will just be queued. I can browse the folder without any issues, but ...

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Resolved! All resources tree not up to date

Hello, I'm running BE for some 3Y,  used Backup Selection List not needed to modify significantly during this years; but there was necessary to make some bigger modifications now and I mentioned the folder tree in "<Backup Selection List> Properties ...

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Which compression method

Would anyone be able to suggest what advantages Hardware has over Software in relation to Compression. We have a mixture of data being backed up from the local disk as well as Remote Agents Thanks

Backup Exec 11d - Final Error 0xe00084af

We have 3 servers that have been running fine.  This morning, however, all 3 servers failed (at different stages in their scheduled backup) with the final error 0xe00084af: The file or directory cannot be accessed. I have checked that the listed fold...

Symantec Backup Exec 2010 Agent for Exchange

Hi, I am going to buy Symantec Backup Exec 2010 along with Agent for Exchange. Can someone clarify how many agent for exchange I have to buy for a setup where I have two exchange servers in cluster mode.   Thanks Mudassir

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Resolved! Exception Error in BENT 2010 R2

Application totally re-installed from scrach at weekend. Ran twice successfully. Now console fails to start. Patched to date. Solution ideas welcomed.   Regards Ian Taylor Log Name:      Application Source:        Application Error Date:          2...

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NAS backup and user-defined selections

Backup- nas01 V-79-57344-3844 - The media server was unable to connect to the Remote Agent on machine nas01. The media server will use the local agent to try to complete the operation.   While backing up de NAS through user-defined selections i rec...

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Resolved! Error: Communications are down with the Backup Exec services

Hi!   I get these messages every morning I check the backups. The only way around this is for me to restart the server, then run the backup manually or to start the services manually.     I also see this in the event log, could this have anything to...