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Backup Exec 22.2 - BETA Program registration is open

We are recruiting for our exclusive BETA Program for Veritas Backup Exec 22.2, and we hope that you will consider joining. The program is tentatively planned to start May 29 and run through June 19, 2023. The actual time commitment that we would requ...

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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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BE 11d Duplication to tape problem

We are running Backup Exec 11d rev 7170 on SBS 2003 SP2 on a HP Proliant ML 310 G4 BE 11d has been backing up to tape (HP StorageWork DAT 72 USB) since new (July 2007) successfully. We now have a tape capacity and backup time window problem. We have ...

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Resolved! Create Deduplication Storage Folder on NAS

What is required to create a deduplication fodler on another device that is not part of the local media server?  When trying to create the folder on a NAS I get the error: "A deduplication Storage folder could not be created in the given directory" I...

DLOA Agent Automatic Upgrade from 12.5 to 2010 failed

Hi, I used this link to automatically upgrade from dlo agent 12.5 to dlo agent 2010 I also added the REQUIREDMDACVERSION=”2.7” in the setup.ini file as per http://www.syman...

SBS 2008 Symantec Backup Exec 2010 Exchange error

Hi there,   when we try to backup the exchange Information Store, the backup job reports an error:    - AOFO: Initialisierung failed: "\\DEBBSRV001\Microsoft Information Store\First Storage Group". Advanced Open File Option verwendet: Microsoft Volum...

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Resolved! Install Question (Media Servers)

I have 1 media server (server a) that backs up itself and 3 other servers (servers b, c, and d) to a B2D folder and a tape drive. Server B also has a tape drive that i would like to start using. Do I have to load server b as a media server so that I ...

Resolved! Best Practice for Backing up Dedupe to Tape

Hi- I have a backup exec 2010 R2 media server with deduplication that I use to back up 4 windows servers. The media server has an LTO4 Tape Drive.  I'm wondering how I should go about using the tape to create an offsite copy of the data.    If I alwa...

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Resolved! BE2010 R2 DLO Agent Cannot Connect to Media Server

Hi all, I just installed BE2010 R2 with DLO option. After setting it up, I installed the agent on one of my client laptop. However the agent can't connect to the media server with error "V-139-52224-100 Unable to connect to media server." I've read t...

84 and 802 status code receiving on every weekend backup

HI Friends , Facing issue in Tape LIbrary and drives from september month. ISSUE :  Tape Drive down and Media frozen happening on weekend backup. STEPS DONE ALREADY : Upgraded Firmware & drivers on both Tape Library and Backup Server(Master & Media s...

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BE 2010 VM Suite vs SQL Agent

We are using BE 2010 and backup the data using VM Suite as all servers are in ESX.   We want to test the restore in one server with SQL Server.   In the restore job, we open the server, and see Microsoft SQL Server. When we open the Microsoft SQL Ser...

BE 10d Backup-to-disk - switched disks

The target external was full, so I copied the entire contents of it to a new, larger drive. I named the drive the same as the old drive, and when connected, it had the same drive letter as the old drive.   The next backup failed with: Final error: 0x...

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Resolved! Exclude a selection from a backup task

Hi, some months ago I create a backup task from different servers. One week ago we renamed the server. The task reports an error because the server doesnt exist any more. How can I exclude the server from the backup, considering that I cant rename th...

Backup Exec 12.5 not displaying all restore jobs correctly

Hi,   I have a bit of a problem and I was hoping that someone can clarify/explain this to me:   Symantec Backup Exec 12.5 (SP3) will periodically not display correct backup/restore options. So for example:   Let’s say you do a full backup every Sunda...

Duplicate Job Fails With B2D Data As Input

Windows XP SP3 With all Patches Backup Exec 9.1 with all service packs I created a B2D device and then setup a series of backup jobs to do a full backup the 1st of the month, an incremental backup daily and a fuller incremental backup the last da...