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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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Resolved! Scratch media capacity

 Hi guys, I just tried to used BE 9.0 with an old licence in one of our new site until we buy the new licence for new version and it didn't work.  But I found out that the device was not working properly, so I sent it to Dell and they replaced it to...

spansos by Level 2
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Resolved! non-existant unix agent still shows in resource order

 I have a machine that no longer exists for backup and it is not available under the Unix Agents->Selections tree but for some reason it still appears in the resource order and also still has information in the resource credentials. I still get erro...

S_Franz by Level 2
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12.5 Disk to Disk Backup

I just changed jobs and the company uses BE 12.5. The previous backup scheme was horrible and I am trying to hammer my way through setting up a good B2D backup. I need some clarification on the best way to set some of these options. Maximum numbe...

BE 12 Job Engine Service won't start

I'm running Backupexec 12 on SP4 (was on SP3 but updated to 4 hoping to solve this issue). The server rebooted last night, this morning the backup exec job engine will not start.  When I try it immediately gives the error: "The service did not resp...

VSS Writer error after power failure and reboot.

After a pwer cut and a reboot I am currently getting the following messsage after the daily (Incremental) backup. Backup- \\......Server Name.... \Microsoft Exchange Public Folders AOFO: Initialization failure on: "\\....Server Name......\Microsoft...

Skinjob by Level 3
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Backing up and Restoring Service State\Event Logs

Hello, I need to backup the 3 event logs files on each of my servers, and I wonder if, once they are on tape, I can restore them on another computer (same OS of the source) as files. I mean, can I somehow redirect the restore to another server, and, ...

fabio_s by Level 3
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Resolved! BE 11D Active Directory Agent

 Anyone know if I can back up Active Directory using 11D and the AD agent on a server that isn't a domain controller? Niklas

Niklas by Level 2
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Resolved! Veritas backup and the archive flag

 Hi guys, As I understand it, Vertias backup uses the file's archive attribute in order to mark archived files. Makes sense! However, we have a weird environment, and we actually have another app or two that use the archive bit for other purposes. I...

Dipto by Level 3
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Resolved! Corrupt file on verify problem

 Hello, Our backup failed last night, with the following error - "\\<server name>\Microsoft Exchange Mailboxes\00519DB727417C10C019868D1835FB2479ABB770CA2839EC" is a corrupt file. My problem is, from the error message above, I can’t determine in w...

Deven by Level 3
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Resolved! Library security has been compromised

 I must admit, this is the first time I've come across this message.  I'm running BE 8.6 on a 2K server.  Anyone see this message before? thanks Dany

DanyB by Level 3
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Resolved! Unable to attach Error

 Hi,   Since i've upgraded my Oracle DB from 8.1.5 to 8.1.7 the Oracle agent has been giving me hassels! Can someone please give me step by step instructions on how to reset password for all jobs and agent!I have a user created specifically for backu...

S_Mike by Level 3
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Resolved! Exchange agent question

 Hello- I have a single tape drive (Compaq DLT) in which I am trying to backup Exchange 2000 with.. The backup seems to work fine for backing up my small domain but Exchange is quirky.. I have the Exchange agent installed on the Exchange server and ...

M_Janne by Level 3
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Resolved! Browsing contents of mailboxes

Hi guys,   The scenario:   Server A running Veritas 9.0, Exchange 5.5, DLT tape device. Server B-file server, running Exchange 5.5, no tape device.   I can backup all files and mailboxes from server B to server A, but if I try to expand users' mailb...

Resolved! User controlled media set?

 Hi all, We have a server running veratas 8.6 on a Win2000 with an HP tape storage unit with a six slot magazine.  When I create a backup job it is sent to the HP1 and is stored on a tape with hardly any problems.  I would like to have the job saved ...

Dean_r1 by Level 3
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Tape Drives compatible with BE 9.1, 9.2

 I need to replace an existing Novell Server.  We currently are running Backup Exec 9.1 and 9.2 on our servers.   I would like to verify if either of the two following tape drives will work.  a HP StorageWorks Ultrium 920 - tape drive - LTO Ultrium -...

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Resolved! Problem / questions about restoring incremental backups !

Hello, 1. Problem with incremental I had to restore a whole folder for a user, and discovered that there is no way to tell Backup Exec "Please restore this folder" ??? I had to restore full backups and then dozens of individual incremental backups, ...

magix by Level 5
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Resolved! can not see the backup files store in HD

 Hello, We have 2 DCs (  both run win2kserver and exchange 2k) in the domain. we store the backup files in the external HD of main DC.we connect the HD to the spare DC and try to restore e-mail boxes to the spare DC. Win2k server can see the HD but V...

Shaun_M by Level 3
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Resolved! Update BE9.0 to 9.1

 Hello All, One of our customer has a server running BE 9.00 rev 4454. I noticed there is an update to BE 9.1 available Do you think I can update it ? Is it the same licence ? Does anyone here has done this update? Thanks Dave

Rdave by Level 3
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