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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...

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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! Restoring 3TB of data from tape to disk.

Just wondering if anyone here know a quick/easy method for what I need to do. I need to restore 3tb of data from my tape on to disk and give the hard drives to my client to view the data. Obviously I can restore all the data onto a file server and f...

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Location of Backup Exec files

I'm wondering if there is a document that tells you where each file for Backup Exec is installed.  I know that several of the files are located in a backup exec directory, but I was wondering what files are installed in the c:\windows and c:\windows\...

Understanding weekly based schedule

Running BENT 9.1 on windows server 2003 Old backup schema was a "monthly" rotation of tapes.  Friday is full, M-Tr is a Daily.  Last Friday of the month pulled from rotation.   We had 5 weeks of tapes.  Green = week 1, Yellow = week 2, Blue= week 3,...

how to delete source after backup

I am trying to use Backup Exec for a specific task of archiving a folder to an external hard drive and delete the source files once it is done. Is it possible? Thanks.

kingler by Level 2
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Loading Media

I am getting a "loading media" message on the job status of Veritas Backup Exec 9.1 and it never changes. I have cleaned my drive and inventory is sucessful. Below is status of the media from yesterday. General ...

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Resolved! BE looses logins when rebooting server ???

Dear all, Is it a bug in Backup Exec or am I doing something wrong ? When I set up the tasks I have to choose the login to be used on each server. Then it work for some day, until a reboot (WIndows updates and so on) And then all jobs fails !!! Wh...

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Job History Recovery

I am running Backup Exec 12.5 rev 2213. I had "Keep Job History" set to 6 months. Unfortunately, now I need to go back more than 6 months. Is there a way to recover Job history from more than 6 months ago? I have all the necessary backups but what do...

Problems restoring from duplicate backup set

We recently began using a Disk to Disk to Tape solution.  We back up to a HP D2D device which emulates a 1x8 auto-loader, and then that backup job is duplicated to tape for off-site storage.  We use BEWS 12.5 with the Library Expansion Option.  Recen...

Backup Network Share

Hi Experts I would like to backup a network share using backup exec but i receive the following error messages. Click an error below to locate it in the job log Backup- XXXXXXV-79-57344-3844 - The media server was unable to connect to the Remote Ag...

Resolved! Error restoring contact to mailbox-Exchange 2007

I am running into an issue restoring a single contact for a user that deleted one of their contacts by mistake. Backup Exec 11.D Rev 7170 SP4 with hotfixes. Windows 2003 R2 SP2 x64 Exchange 2007 Version 8.1 (Build 240.6) With the latested service p...

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Resolved! Failed Backups Since Hotfix

Hello.  We recently installed the Backup Exec 12 hot fix 336718 ( on our SBS2003 SP2 server. Since that time.  We have been getting failed backups with this message : "V-79-57344-34110 - A0F0: Initializa...

Resolved! Cannot insert duplicate key row in object 'dbo.Scripts'

Hello, We use "Backup Exec 11d - Version 11.0 Rev. 7170" on Windows 2003 R2. Our last backup (SAP brbackup) failed with this message : BR0280I BRBACKUP time stamp: 2009-12-22 23.01.31 BR0279E Return code from 'E:\usr\sap\SID\SYS\exe\run\backint.ex...

Kanagan by Level 2
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Resolved! CRC Errors on Full Backup but not on Daily

 Hi, Im kind of baffled at the minute.   I'm backing up a site with Differential Backups Mon--> Thurs then a Full Backup each Friday. However, the Diff Backups are working fine but the Full Backups are failing due to CRC errors.   I've tried a n...

Jeromy by Level 3
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Resolved! mutli tape backup 10d

Hello, I run a daily incremental using 10d and full back up every friday. our data usually fits on one tape. however on last friday the data exceeded the tape volume and today it prompted me to insert a second media. so 99% of data was backed up on m...

Bkeith by Level 3
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Resolved! BE8.5 on SBS

Hi, Will BE 8.5 run on Windows Small Business Server 2003 (Standard) - or must I upgrade it?  Thank you.   Many Thanks Mike

S_Mike by Level 3
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