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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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Resolved! Very slow backups

Hi everyone, first post here. We've been using Backup Exec 12.5 for windows servers for 4-5 months now with no problems until quite recently. We backup our important data on a nightly basis using backup exec and a single slot quantum tape drive, wi...

Backup Exec 11d Exc Restore Error

I have Symantentec Backup Exec 11d When I try to restore Exc mailbox I get this error I look arround at but I did not get real solution Final error: 0xe000848c - Unable to attach to a resource. Make sure that all selected resources exist and are...

Disaster recovery restore of a Active Directory domain

We are testing and documenting the disaster recovery process of our environment. Only we are experiencing a few problems which we are not able to fix so far. Our situation is as follows: -         Backup server with Backup Exec 12.5 -         Windows...

Resolved! Backup Exec 10d Upgrade

Dear All,              I am asking about the upgrade from Backupexec 10d to 11d...should i buy the 11d version or there is a certain patch for upgrade!! Incase i will buy the 11d version...what are the contents of the it covering the ex...

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Disaster Recovery Issue

 We have used a disaster recovery solution with NT4 servers and had no problems.  What we have done is to create a bootable CD that installs a ghosted image of a server with NT4 in a parallel directory, Veritas 8.6 and Anti-Virus software.  So if we ...

Resolved! Backup to Disk (Incremental/Differential)

I'm testing out the B2D portion of Backup Exec 9.0.   I started by just selecting a folder with a few items in it, and did a FULL backup of it.   #2 -  I added a file to that folder, and did a (Diff) and it backed up just that file.  Perfect. #3 ...

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Resolved! Service not responding

 The Backup Exec (TM) Agent Browser service failed to start due to the following error: The service did not start due to a logon failure.   Any ideas on how to solve this issue without reinstalling??

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Resolved! Cannot Select drives and files to be backup

Hello, I am running backup exec 10.0 and also Microsoft SQL. I cannot select files to be backed up. It is telling I have sub-directories that cannot be selected. I am signed on as an administrator.  Cannot figure out what is wrong. I am suspecting t...

Resolved! Changing Destination repository locations

Hi, first time poster.... I have a client that is running Backup Exec for Windows Server 2003. I am not familiar with the program. They currently back up to a tape drive unit. They're happy with their backup jobs as written but they want to change to...

Problems connecting to remote server agent

I upgraded to 12.5 SP3 (from 11d) and now when i try to connect to remote servers i can't. When selecting a server i get the logon account prompt which first gives me an error message saying Access Denied. After i choose the correct login name it c...

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Resolved! Backup Exec Upgrade

Hello, I've been looking at upgrading backup Exec.  I am currently on version 12.0 (oddly in my licensing I can find it for the agents and exchange for 12 but the main license is for 11).  Either way all licenses are under a maint. plan.  I believe I...

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Resolved! Backup to ReadyNAS using BUE

Hello, I just purchased a Netgear ReadyNAS 2100 and was hoping to use it as a backup device for Backup Executive 12.5 running on Server 2003. I currently cannot use it as BUE won't let me select it when I attempt to configure it as a Backup to Disk ...

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BE 12.5 - 2008 R2 - Hyper-V R2 (HELP!)

What are the suggestions for using BE 12.5 with Windows Server 2008 R2 and Hyper-V R2? We only have 2008 R2 boxes running Hyper-V. We need to have granular backups of the Hyper-V's to disk on one of the 2008 R2 boxes. I see by article 335868 we can't...

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BUE 12.5, B2D disk shelves missing

Long story short,  I reinstalled Backup Exec 12.5 on a Dell DL2000 (Windows 2008 x64 appliance) and now the disk shelves don't show up in Backup Exec. The shelves are working fine from the OS perspective, I can assign them drive letters, mount the...

BE 10d policy advice

Hi, We're using backup exec 10d to run backups incrementally mon-thurs and full on a fri (using a policy).  we'd like to run an end of month job too, that would run on the last friday of every month, is there a way this can be setup, except for crea...

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