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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 12.5 DLO won't work online

Using BE 12.5 on Windows Server 2003 Small Business.  DLO will sometimes work, sometimes not.  It has been in the 'not' category for several weeks now.  DLO on desktops, which are always connected to the network and always on, and laptops, some of wh...

Backup Exec 12.5 Restoring to a new domain. HELP!!!

Hi guys,   Could someone please help me out here.   We've recently moved all of our systems from an old Windows SBS 2003 system to a completely new Windows 2008 domain as it was easier than migrating. In the process of this we moved the tape drive an...

Restore Exchange 2010 server

Hi, I'm trying to restore a full exchange server in a test lab.  In my test Lab, I have a AD server and my exchange 2010 server. I have installed my win2k8 R2 server with the same specification of my other Exch server. In AD, I have rese...

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Backup Exec 2010 Delete content + VMWare

Dear all, I am quite new to backup exec 2010 and have 2 questions:   1. One of our full backup jobs took a lot of space on our B2D device. Now this server is running out of space. I can manually delete the media in de devices tab, hower can't I just ...

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Backupexec2010 and exchange 2010

Hello, Is it advisable to install backupexec 2010 and Exchange 2010 on the same server. I search the Symantec site for documentation how to install both components. Thank you

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Issues with remote agent error e000846b

Hi I;m using backup Exec 2010 version 1.3.0REV 2896 (64bit) to backup a number of remote agents. One of the remote agents has stopped working. Originally all the agents stopped working and I had to uninstall and remove and install new ones after back...

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Backup Exec Recommended Files to Exclude on SQL Server

I am doing a fresh installation of BAckup Exec 2010.  I'm having some problems with Database backups.  I keep getting network connection lost errors.  We have done several things to determine that network connectivity is fine. Instead what i need adv...

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Resolved! .exe-Dateien werden nicht mitgesichert

Hallo, wir setzen bei einem Kunden Backup Exec 2010 ein (auf MS Small Business Server 2008 Basis, engl.). Mein Kollege vor Ort berichtet mir nun, das bei einer Vollsicherung einige der .exe-Dateien nicht mitgesichert wurden, so z. B. solche, die Dien...

Backup Exec 2010 nur manuell inventarisieren

Hallo, unser Kunde will den Inventurvorgang gerne manuell anstoßen, damit er gleich darauf die Medienzuweisung vornehmen kann. Dazu hätte ich gerne gewusst, ob es die Möglichkeit gibt, einen Auftrag ausschließlich manuell ausführen zu lassen. Die "Wa...

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Backup Exec 2010: Offsite Backup

Every one, Please help, I have a case as  below: - My customer have file server containing important data around 40GB on several offsite location, with 384 Kbps bandwidth each - Recently they are doing tape back up on each location - In order to redu...

Resolved! Sizing the Backup Exec 2010 Deduplication Database

I've been researching all of the documentation I can get my hands on about the Backup Exec 2010 Deduplication Option, and poring through the Symantec Open Community, but have not yet found the answer to the following question: What size should the de...

How Symantec selects tapes

Hello all, I am fairly new to Backup Exec. In my company we are using Backup Exec 10d. Our tape drive died and because the new one is of newer firmware, we were unable to use the original Quantum Drivers so we installed the Veritas drivers to use. No...

Resolved! Backup Exec 2010 R2: Error during installation

Hi all!   When installing BE2010 Small Business everything runs fine until the main BE installation which fails with error message: Object Reference not set to an instance of an object   Installation Log:   Symantec Backup Exec (TM) 13 Installation ...

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Moving hardware AND upgrading

I have read the KB article here: We wish to upgrade BE11d 7170 to BE2010 and also move the installation to a new server, retaining all settings, etc.  The old server is Win2003...

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Resolved! Backup Jobs fail with db and catalog errors...

Bizarre.  Backup Jobs are now failing with the catalog and db errors.  What makes this more strange is that there is plenty of free space with the catalogs stored on a disk array with 1.15 TB free. ----------------------------------------------------...

Changing media type of Removable B2D Folder

Has anyone played with the media type of Backup-to-Disk folders in BE 12.5 to get around the extra hierarchical level of media that is introduced when using B2D? I'll try to explain: Given: I'm backing up to several external USB drives. Only one of t...

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