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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! Overwrite media, append if no overwriteable media is available?

Hi   Is there anyway to set a backup job or BE 2010 R2 options to try to Overwrite media first and append if no overwriteable media is available? Only the opposite is an option (append or overwrite if no appendable media is available) and "Overwrite"...

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Resolved! overwritable media not overwriting all backup sets

Hi I have a question about the way the OPP works. We have a backup policy D2D2T using duplicate backup sets to tape. This policy is applied to multiple selections lists per resource/server. So we have a few backup jobs and as a result multiple backup...

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Resolved! A big problem, I need to reinstall Backup Exec 12.5

Hello everybody   I have Backup Exec 12.5 on Windows Server 2003. For some reason Device & Service doesn't start and others does the same.   I can't start backup exec for that. I try to repair it, but it give an error: V-225-204,-210 and 118.   I'don...

Backup EXEC 2010

I have a new installation of Backup Exec 2010.  The Bios sees the backup to disk drives, the OS sees the backup to disk drives, but when I try to create the Backup to disk folders, the resources available are gone.  Doesn't even see the local C:\ dri...

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Resolved! Ready; No idle Devices are available

My tape's down again (Dell PowerVAult TL2000). Been running fine for a week and all of a sudden I get this: "Ready; No idle Devices are available" Whats the best way to troubleshoot this?  

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Resolved! How to associate a policy to a setup job?

I'm following up on this thread. I've created the policy and rule but, how do I link it to the back up job? The policy does not allow selections to be made so there must be a way to link the two. Any help is much appreciated.

BE12.5 RAW limitations

I am now getting the following error when backing up our primary file server with Backup Exec 2010R2 with 12.5 RAW installed on the file server. V-79-57344-1542 The version of the Backup Exec Remote Agent that is running on the remote computer has re...

Cannot open Tape Library LT20

Hello everybody,   I have BE 2010 R2 installed and a Fujutsu ETERNUS LT20 Tape Library.   As far as I understand BE, I have to run a unlock job to get the magazines from the library.   Wenn I perform a Unlock job with BE, the job ends succesfull but ...

Report, What media did a backup job use, by date.

I am trying to either find a standard report or create a custom report that would give me the following info: Job Name,   Job Date, Status of Job, Media used for the Job I have looked at the standard reports and did not find what I wanted.  I have tr...

Testing Job

Hi,   I know how to test a job (right clic on the job) and so we can see the data size to save, and if the media is suffisent. But is it possible to create the job to launch the test every weeks and send an email to someone ?   Thanks for your help. ...

Test run job fails on media capacity check

I am using Backup Exec 2010 R2 with a Dell powevault TL2000 Tape library.  We use L4 tapes.  My problem is I am trying to backup a server that takes more than one tape to complete.  I associate two tapes to a new media set and change the properties o...

Error when doing an Exchange 2007 GRT full backup

Hello, We have an issue whereby at some point a full backup of Exchange 2007 with GRT fails to complete successfully. System runs BE 12.5.  It errors as follows: V-79-57344-759 - Unable to complete the operation for the selected resource using the sp...

Resolved! setup.exe exits to desktop

Hello everybody,   I try to install Backup Exec 2010 R2 on a x64 Win Srv 2008 R2. After starting the setup.exe from Backup_Exec_2010_13.0.4164_MultiPlatforms_Multilingual_DVD\BE\WinNT\Install\BEx64 the installation window pops up and is closed immedi...

Resolved! Upgrading Backup Exec remote agents after service pack upgrade

Hello, I have a situation whereby we may need to upgrade the existing backup exec 12.5 SP1 environment up to SP4 to resolve some issues we are having. Now because this is the same major version of backup exec i.e. 12.5 after I have installed SP4 on t...