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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! SQL 2012 Compatibility / Pre-installation check failures

Hi, I'm trying to install a trial of BE 15 on a Windows 2008 server running SQL 2012 SP3 (all latest updates/patches installed.) When running the pre-installation checks it tells me we're running an incompatible version of SQL. See attached. I've ma...

Resolved! Backup Exec 15 fresh installation to FP4

I  would like to do fresh installation of BE 15 FP4 on WindowsServer 2012 R2 Std. Can I use iso- image of FP4 directly, or do I first need to install all previous FP's too? If I unpack iso- image to local disk, does installation work from there too?...

Backing up selective folders in a home directory

I am currently running backup exec 15 in my organisation.  At the moment all of the users personal network shares are stored under one folder called "Home Directories". It is currently configured as one backup job and this backup is over 2TB, which ...

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greetings community. I have some backups that run with encryption, but if it reinstall Backup Exec 2012 how do I use old keys or to restore without any problems?   Thanks.

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Resolved! Claves de cifrado

Cordial saludo.   Cuando activo la opción de cifrado de BE 2012, él me permite asignar una clave, pero dónde queda guardada la llave? si reinstalo cómo puedo restaurar información que ha sido cifrada? Gracias.  

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Exchange can't restore my "expected" email thru GRT

Due to restore testing regularly, I aware sometimes I can't restore my "expected" email. We are using Daily Full to backup Exchange DAG and Backup Exec also report backup successful I try to browse my email from one database of DAG (select DAG serv...

Agent for Applications & Databases

Hello I recently installed Backup Exec 2015 on my Server which is running Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard Service Pack 1 operating system. This server is connected to HP LTO Tape Drive. I configured Full Backup Job which is scheduled to run every ni...

Resolved! Backups fail with licensing error

I have perpetual licences for Backup Exec and the agents, however some of my maintenance contracts have expired.  What I’d like to know is whether the maintenance contract expiry would invalidate licensing for the “Advanced Open File Option” used on ...

Bare metal restore failure

Trouble restoring from an HP ML350 G8, to a HP DL380 G7 using a bootable .iso and 2 tapes.2015 sp4 is the veritas version The first tape restores fine, the 2nd tape, as soon as inserted, then an error is displayed mentioning an inconsistency on the ...

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Resolved! BAckup Exec 2010 R3 Sp4

Hello, We are currently using Backup Exec 2010 R3 SP4(media/remote/agents) in our environment.It will be very helpful if someone can let me know till when Veritas will be supporting this version of software so that we can plan for an upgrade.Called ...

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SQL Database Greyed Out when attempting to restore

Good afternoon,   Researched this issue but was unable to find any info on it, so I am hoping the community can assist.  I am attempting a test of redirected restore of one of our SQL databases.  The databases were backed up with GRT enabled and th...

Resolved! What type of media (media type) have my cartridges

Hey guys, i am installing first time BE with a Tape Library. My configuration a TS3500 with 3592-E07 Drives with the matching cartrides "3592 Advanced Cartridge 4 TB Native Generation 3 IBM High Performance". I bought  10 new cartrides with a new B...

Cannot Restore Mailbox .PST to Different Location

HI,  I'm running Backup Exec 15 Feature Pack 4. I have windows server 2012 with exchange 2013 server installed. I'm trying to restore mailbox as PST to different location; the error is as follow: V-79-57344-759 - Unable to complete the operation. T...

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Resolved! View Backup Job Data if Backup Server crashed

Hi All, I am using Backup Exec 15 in my environment. The backup task will store the backup file on my external NAS storage.   1. If my backup sever crashed, is it possible to retrieve those backup file data from a newly installed backup server?  ...

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How To Generate Job History From Tape

I have one problem. I want to generate report Jan 2016 but database only keep history for 2 month. Can we get/generate  Job history(Jan 2016) from the media tape?  For info this tape no recycle/overwirten  tape, Its set "Keep Data Infinitely-Do Not ...

hafizal by Level 2
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