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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! Media overwrite troubles

 Hi all, I have 5 slots in my changer, I created 5 media sets (m,t,w,t,f) labeled this weeks tapes and dragged and dropped them into the corresponding media sets, My problem is that the backup jobs, lets say from tuesday.. overwirte into the next med...

Resolved! Backup Exec 8.6 and Exchange 2000

 I am using Backup Exec version 8.6 with SQL, Exchange and Remote Agents. When I backup the Exchange server, I can only backup mailboxes, not the Information Store. I contacted Veritas and was told that my Exchange agent, even though it was version 8...

Backup of NAS with out Windows Agent.

Hey everyone. First post for me so be gentle. I've been backing up a seagate black armour NAS using backup exec with out the windows agent. It has been running for a couple of months with out a problem but has now just decided to stop working. It ref...

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Exchange 2007 Mailbox Restore

Hi all - what am I doing wrong? The users mailbox was deleted and recreated with the name name and email is coming into the mail box fine Im trying to restore only the calendar, Contacts from a backup of a users mailbox and I get this error So a...

Rob374 by Level 3
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Resolved! Restoring mailbox from a server that no longer exists

 BE 9 4454. I have a tape that was used to backup the mailboxes from an Ex5.5 server named "Foo" "Foo" has since been retired and replaced with an Exchange2000 server named "Bar" Person X left the company sometime since the backup, long enough ago th...

Resolved! BE 9.0 on W2k3 - Autoloader issues

 I've recently installed BE v9.0 onto a Win 2k machine successfully backing up to a Quantum 16 slot LTO2 (HP Drive)Autoloader. The only issue we had originally was communicating with the robotics (changer unit). I downloaded drivers from the Veritas ...

Disconnecting .dlo from Active Directory

Hi All BE was installed by a Symantec rep way back when.... We have been modifying our back up efforts, and we keep finding .dlo accopunts for people that are added to Active Directory. Most of these are students who share a common machine, but do no...

Resolved! backup exec and rd1000 removable hard drive device

I have a dell server with an internal rd1000. which is a removable hard drive device.  the hard drive are in cassett,  it functions like a tape in that there is a botton that when press ejects the drive cartridge.  unfortunately once your backup soft...

backup exec help

hello i have a backup exec environemnt that has a problem with there usb i have a question if i have a backup server but the usb disk that I will backup connected to another server and shared is that going to work?

zenworksb by Level 4
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Differential backups acting like Full ones

Hello,   I’m running into a problem with my Differential backups acting like Full ones. For the past 4 nights my Differential backups have been backing up entire directories instead of just the changes.   Here’s what I normally do: Full Weekly - This...

Backing up vSphere 4 with BE 12.5 AVVI

Hi, I'm struggling to find a coniguration guide detailing the steps required to backup a vSphere 4 environment using Backup Exec 12.5 with AVVI. I'm presuming such a document exists? In particular I'd find it helpful to know if VCB is required to b...

folder structures

Is there a way, when restoring, with backup exec 9.1 to restore a set of folders and not retain the whole folder struture? i.e . pick the folder you want restored, re-direct to a different path, but not get all the folders above it restored at the sa...

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Resolved! Can't Back up 120 Gigs to disk!

 I have set up Veritas (BE8.6) to backup to disk, but apparently there's a limit to how much data it will back up.  How can I configure it so that it'll back up 120 Gigs to a folder Thanks Andrey

Resolved! Tape devices on a VMware VM

I have a customer setup with a Dell PowerEdge R710 server and a Dell PowerVault 124T SAS autoloader. The server has been installed as a VMware vSphere ESX host, and has the autoloader attached via a secondary SAS interface.  The network design called...

Resolved! Backup Exec 8.0 and Windows 2003 Server

 Has anyone run into any compatibility issues with Backup Exec 8.0 and Windows 2003 Server (either DC or member server). I'm at the outset of a network migration and I wonder if there is anything I should be watching for. Any advice or suggestions wo...

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Resolved! Unable to push BE9 remote agent to win2k3 server

Dear All, Using BE9 on win2k server. trying to push open file agent to win2k3 fileserver. in BE9 tools -> serial numb and installation -> next -> remote install -> next -> next eventually reaching the veritas BE remote features. right click destinat...

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Resolved! Bking up exchange 2k logs

 Can someone show me a step by step of how to use ntbackup or veritas 9.0 to remove the log files in exchange 2000.  I've been doing an online backup with an incremental option.  So what do I do to regain space on my hard drive.  Thank you very much...

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