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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...

klauskresnik by Moderator
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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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rdmchugh by Level 1
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Help with Backing up through firewall - BE 9.0 4454

I have allowed tcp over ports 10,000 - 11,000 on the firewall from backup box to host machine.  I have configured BE to use this range of ports for it's agents.  BE still will not backup data "Communication error between Backup exec job engine and th...

Rdave by Level 3
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Restoring system state

I am using BackupExec v8.6 and simply trying to restore system state. But, In the Active monitor tab, its status says "on hold(failed)"  Why does this happen? The pc is running 2kserver (not setting up Active directory and Domain Controller) 1.I b...

Backup Exec 8.6 - Need installation software

One of our clients had a vendor update some software on the server and after doing this backup exec 8.6 won't load at all.  It is giving a generic message in event log and can't even up the program or start the services.  We need the 8.6 installation...

exchange agent needed?

 Could anyone tell me if I am running Small business server, and I want to install backup exec.  would I need to install the exchange agent? thanks

Armin by Level 3
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Backup Exec 12.5 and Hyper-V Questions - Licensing

Hey I've got some questions mainly regarding the licensing im hoping someone can answer. I'm looking into setting up a new Hyper-V Server and wondering if I can get away with NOT purchasing the special Hyper-V remote agent in the following senarios...

PCAU by Level 4
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Job History item NOT IN Restore/View By Resource

I have a large 3Tb FULL Backup that ran over the weekend;  It was successful, except for 1 'corrupt' file that had been modified during the backup. MY PROBLEM:  I want to do a TEST RESTORE, but, when I go into RESTORE/VIEW BY RESOURCE, the last FULL...

MSUTech by Level 4
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Question about multiple jobs??

Hi, Can someone explain how this works? I have BE ver 10 with a multi tape drive unit. We currently have one job that runs at night to backup the systems. We would like to backup a particular database twice a day. I can shedule the job but how does ...

noodle by Level 2
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Remote Agent for Windows upgraded but backup fails

I put in my new license string and the correct option appeared yet backups still fail with "Full Backup -- The job failed with the following error: Before you can back up this resource, you must purchase and install a license key for the appropriate ...

Backup Exec reports

Hi there can anyone help with reports within backup exec. Im new to the reporting aspect of the software but this has now become a large portion of my daiy job. I would like to produce a report that just shows successfull and failed backup jobs. Ive ...

carlie21 by Not applicable
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Backup Exec 9 to backup Exchange 2000 mailbox

 Hi, I have a server installed BE 9 on a W2k3 (stand alone) For some reason when I'm backing up Exchange 2000 Mailboxes the backup process is very very Slow, about 5 megs/minute Usaully it's 200 megs/minute. The BE Exchange service is installed and t...

Johnlex by Level 3
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Resolved! BE 8.6 Notifications - Emailing Logs

 Does anyone know a way to have Backup Exec 8.6 email a BEXxx.log file as an attachment or message body once a backup job is complete?  I've heard this functionality was built in at one point, hard to believe it would be taken out... Thanks, Jasen

Jasen by Level 3
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Backup Exec 12.5 *.dr not created after full backup is done

guys, I have this problem after my initial install. My Server is windows 2003 sbs sp2 and the backup exec is 12.5 SBS premium sp3 and the latest hotfixes. I have scheduled my backup as well as setup DLO for my user. They are working properly. I am...

Alvin_Quah by Level 3
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Sitting at Verify stage -- Backup Exec 12.5

Using Backup Exec to make a backup of important directories of the server. We are backing up to Disk Directory. The backup DIR is an External USB Drive which is never removed. The backup portion of the job completed with no problems, but the server ...

Backup Exec Slow to Response then Communication Stalled

As of 1/14/2010, BE (vers. 11d) takes forever to do anything, then eventually (most of the time) returns with various errors.  The most common error is "Communication Stalled".  Sometimes it gets stuck for so long I have to reset the PC. We've been ...

FNBR by Level 3
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Resolved! Can the backup server be a DNS

 I have a server running Veritas 8.5 on Windows 2000, Can I set up Active Directory and a DNS server on the same machine for a few days? Will their be any technical issues ? Keith

Bkeith by Level 3
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Backup Exec 12.5 problems with USB Drives

Hi Guys, We have been running bacuk exec for many years now with external usb drives but over the last couple of months backup exec has decided to notice that the drive is there but once the scheduled jobs starts its just que's the job and does not...

Shandco by Level 2
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