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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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Backup Exec 11d SP3 and exchange restores

For 3 Days I have been trying to do a restore of 2 years worth of email for 1 user. Each time Backup Exec crashes, each time I view the logs follow the directions, and each time it crashes. Now I understand Backup Exec does not do 100% backups, nev...

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Resolved! BE 8.6 Error

 Hello, I am getting the following error on Veritas BE 8.6. Warning Device: DEVICE1 (SERVERNAME) The tape drive is having problems reading data.  No data has been lost, but there has been a reduction in the performance of the tape.The tape drive i...

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Resolved! Unable to erase ANSI media

 I have a win2K server running Backupexec 8.6 with a tape library attached and have been trying to recycle old media. The media is reported as "ANSI VOL1: UOxxxx (BP)" after doing an inventory on it. The UOxxxx is a valid ID, however does not tie in ...

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Resolved! Back up File name???

 Hi All, I created some backup jobs that get written to an external harddrive rather than a tape drive. Is there a way to name the file that get written to disk? Right now it get a default name B2D000005.bkf or something similar. I dont see a place t...

VSS errors

When trying to run an exchange back up of our stores, i am getting a VSS error. in searching for a resolution i came across this post regarding dll's

Recovery Storage Group Problems with BE 12.5 SP3

For whatever reason, BE keeps encountering an error when I try to restore to an Exchange 2003 SP2 box running within Windows 2000 domain.  We back up the information store every night with a full backup (auto select - BE snapshot technology).  We are...

can't load 64 bit remote agent on Server 2008r2 64-bit

Using Backup Exec 11d 7170 with all updates and SP4. Also tried copying the C:\Program Files\Symantec\Backup Exec\Agents\RAWSX64 folder on the Backup Exec Server to the 64-bit 2008r2 and still get the same error: Backup Exec: Symantec is incompatibl...

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Release date for Backup Exec 2010?

Hi There, Does anyone know if a release date for the RTM of BE 2010 has been set?  We're just about to kick off a VMware migration project and I'm keen to get 2010 in there from the start if possible, rather than start with 12.5 and upgrade later. ...

Is it possible to run BackupExec 12.5 unattended?

What I mean is, I am on day 16 of 60 of my evaluation of BackupExec, and it seems like every day when I come in there is a different reason why it couldn't back something up. Some issues I am having are: -The remote client for Windows service stops...

Tape inventory error

I am attempting to do a tape inventory job. but evertime a run it I get this error.  I inherited this job with no documentaion or training so I hope somecan help me. ----- TapeAlert Events ----- The device has reported the following TapeAler...

Sysprepping with Backup Exec 12.5 on Server 2008

Anyone have any ideas on where Symantec stands on imaging with BE 12.5? For time's sake we'd like to just put the install onto the base image to save from installing on servers individually. Is this supported? What kind of issues should I expected? W...

running a 10d server with a version 12.5 agent?

We have a server running 10d and it backs up a client with the 10d agent. I would like to start using the backup exec continuous protecion server on the client. I can only do that if I uninstall the 10d agent and install the 12.5 agent on the client....

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BE2010: Some questions about the VMware Infrastructure Agent

Hi group I was watching your presentation about BE2010 and signed up for the early adopter program. However, I have not actually had the time to download and install BE2010 beta yet. Nevertheless, a couple of questions came up while watching the pr...

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Sharepoint portal backup using Backup exec CPS

Hi, We are having the MS SharePoint portal 2003/2007& WSPS with MSSQL 2005 DB in 4 servers respectively, Backing up this portal with Backup EXEC 12.5 with GRT is one option with provided for only Full backups, is incremental and differential backup...

Schedule backup after other backup is completed

Dear people, To start of this is my first post, aswell I'm not english so if my grammer is not correct I'm sorry for the inconvinius. I'm using Backupexec 12 and I have created serveral backup jobs. I want to improve the backup schedule time, as I ...

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Veritas Backup Exec V9.1 - Unable to remove backup selections

Hi,   Can anyone tell me how to remove a server from the daily backup schedule? The server(s) are no longer on the network & so I cant see them on the job selection to un-tick. They do still appear on the Resource Order & Resource Credentials section...

DLO Restore option

Hi, The date 'last backup' from 'restore' section about a backup in a pc doesn't update, I can see in 'history' section date 14/01/2010 (ok) and in 'restore' section I see 13/01/2010, it is wrong and take to mistake. Could anybody help me, please? ...

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