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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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BE 12.0 Job not using the tape full capacity

Hi I have a huge monthly job to run and this is over 1.8TB. This job used to take 6 x 400/800GB LTO3 tapes now its taking a lot more because its only recording less than 200GB on each tape. There is no compression possible because the files are alre...

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BE 12.5 Deploying SQL Agent Issue

Hi, Firstly, my apologies of this has been asked before, I tried to look through the threads but could not find anything that related to what I needed. We have recently purchased BE 12.5 and started to deploy it to our servers.  The main media serv...

Unexpected end of input.

Hi All, Got this error on a couple of servers when trying to view a Job Log: Unexpected end of input. 5. P:\Program Files\Symantec Backup Exec\Data\BEX_ServerName_00089.xml Anyone know how to fix this? Laters!

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Resolved! Veriats 9.1 data base specified does not exist

My problem is I am missing the BEDB file on my server I am getting error 1065 the database does not exist.. Is there a way to restore this file from the Veritas 9.1 cd? Can I copy this file from the server I have this clustered with? Rodger

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Resolved! Lotus Domino

Hi all, Could somebody help me, I deploed Sym BackupExec 12d. But my Lotus backup takes a lot of time. 330 Gb bacup more than 8 hours. How to reduse the time of backup?

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Resolved! SQL Server 2005 with BE9.1

 We have just migrated all our databases to SQL 2005 having previously used SQL 2000. We were using Backup Exec 9.1 with the SQL Agent to backup the 2000 DBs. Can we also use this version to backup 2005? What versions do support SQL 2005? techguy

Backup job failed

Hi there Two weeks back I had shifted our servers to a new office and the backup server was one of them. After that I got the below message: (Server: "ITDPPUBBKP") (Job: "DC_BACKUP_SERVER_FBKP_v1.0-DC_Backup_Server_Policy-ITDPDCSADC (DC & File Serv...

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Resolved! Veritas 10 v.5520 Error 1068

When veritas was installed on the machine originally, it was put on the c: drive, well after time the drive filled up, and while i was out it got down to 50+/-MB free on the drive, we looked at what was taking up the most room to move and saw that th...

AndyTh by Level 3
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Resolved! Backup Exec 10d "no idle devices are available"

 Hi all, I'm using BE 10d and have never had a problem backing up or restoring tapes until recently. This is on a Win2k3 server with an external Sony AIT scsi tape drive.  We had to turn the server off for unrelated work maintenance work and ever sin...

Romy by Level 3
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Resolved! Backup Exec 10b does not eject media after jobs run

 I have a GFS scheme set up and have elected to have the Weeekly and Monthly full backups eject the media when finished. Although I have confirmed these settings in the policy the tapes are not being ejected when the jobs finish successfully. I'm usi...

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Resolved! Remote Agent Not Functioning

hi, I have been unable to push out the Remote Agent so have been following instructions for manual installation. The client does not appear to be functioning correctly. When attempting to create backup jobs servers C$ and Microsoft Information Store...

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Resolved! Problem backing up Exchange mailboxes

 I am using Backup Exec 10.0 and trying to backup some Exchange mailboxes.  When I try to select the mailboxes, I get an error message saying "Logon account domain\username failed to access servername\microsoft exchange mailboxes.  Access Denied." T...

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Resolved! Move old BUE database to new server

I've got backup exec 10.0 B5484 on a server of mine, 8.  I am going to be using 8 for other purposes. I'd like to be able to move my database from 8 to it's new home on 9. 9 has 10.0 B5484 on it as well. I do a SQL restore w/move on 9. after which i ...

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Backup Exec 2010 Problem (AD and File replication)

Hi all My name is Ricky  I have some question in backup exec 2010. 1) When I try to backup the AD user, it sucessful.     But , when I try to restore, it cannot success.Although the job report show finish.But it only need 3 seconds.     After that...