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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! Seagate Hornet Travan NS and Windows XP

Sorry if this is dumb but I have been beatin my self up all day tring to get this to work. The deal is that I don't use this drive or back up and more but have some old info that I need of tapes made with this drive and BackUp Exec back in windows 98...

AndyTh by Level 3
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Resolved! Appending to media

Hello all! I have a single daily backup which I have set to append to 2 weeks rotation of media because I want to store as many backups as I can on one tape. To essentially have 2 months of backups rather than 2 weeks. My question is: Is there a m...

Resolved! Opinions on BE11 versus BE10

 Hi all, We currently are using Backup Exec 10.  We are getting an exchange server, so we need to buy more licenses.  Obviously, we have to buy a license of 11 (but I was told that we could downgrade to 10 so that our backup solution was uniform).  T...

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Sharepoint restore - pages where to?

Hi All. We have a Sharepoint installation, and the Sharepoint option i backup exec. The backup works (it generates no errors). If i want to restore something in the sharepoint, i look ind the exec to point out what to restore, alle images and docume...

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Resolved! File size differ in CPS backup

Im running backup Exec V12.5 an CPS for critical data on several servers with out any problems execpt one, I get very large files, on the fileserver one simple html file that is 11KB, but in the CPS on the backupserver the same file is 256GB it have ...

FredB by Level 3
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Resolved! BE with MSL2024 config request

Hi all, I have a following hardware/Software: HP Proliant DL380G5 HP StorareWorks MSL2024 LTO3 tape Autoloader (24 slots) Currently Installed Library Firmware      4.20 / 2.70e Drive: Ultrium 3-SCSI, G63W Windows 2003 Server, BackupExec 12.5 I need...

Resolved! DLO backup to tape

Is it possible to run a DLO backup to tape? and is it possible to install a Remote Agent for Windows Server to XP computers?

Resolved! compression problem with external disk and tape

My BE doesn't  seem to compress data: I tried to backup with compression some word files (300mb) both on external usb disk and on tape. The backup finished successfully but it didn't compress data. This happened with every compression option: softwar...

tape notification

Is there a way to receive an email when the tape is inserted or ejected? I need to know if the tape is ejected with no reason or if the employee forgets to put it in the server...

Resolved! Full system restore

 Hi all, I have recently taken over as the backup manager and am trying to perform a test full system restore using Backup Exec 10d.  I cannot find the manual for the product. Can anyone tell me where I can get the manual from or tell me how to do ...

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Resolved! BE auditing

Hi All, I have been tasked with carrying out an audit on our Server estate (350 + Windows Servers), trying to establish if and where they back up to. (Don't ask, just been through painful merger process and inherited a load of kit we need to support)...

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Resolved! Cannot delete AOFO folder

  I have 2 files on my server in C:\Backup Exec AOFO Store.  I have to delete due to disk space and it tells me I can't.  I've tried stopping the remote agent service and the VSP service and it still won't let me delete it.   Any help is appreciated...

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Resolved! BE 7 on NT 4.0 eerver fails

hi friends,  Nothing has changed on the server in quite some time.  Nt 4.0 Server. When you run either a manual backup OR the daily scheduled backup, it acts like it is going to run, and then says Device Paused.  We have tried different media as wel...

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Resolved! Backup exec 9 to backup network drive

hello,  I have a new customer who tells me their tape drive used to backup files on a second server in their office. I cannot figure out how they had this working OR if it really worked that way. BE 9 does not show the network drive nor under Windows...

Resolved! No media in the drive

hi guys,  Running BE12 on a Win 2003 server. HP Proliant server with a one slot internal tape drive. I have run a successful backup before but since that I did two things, I labelled all the tapes with the Backup Exec function and I physically added ...

Can't get VIM Notification working

Hi I've having this problem with a install of Backup Exec 12.5. I'm attempting to use Lotus Notes (VIM) for notifications, as the bserver crashes when using SMTP. Everytime I click OK after configuring VIM I receive an error message stating "The VI...

Resolved! Backup Exec 9.1 on Windows NT 4 Server

 Hi, I have just installed backup exec 9.1 on one of our Windows NT servers. The BACKUP EXEC SERVER service will not start (beserver.exe). It generates a message saying "The instruction at "0x10023798" referenced memory at "0x00000000". The memor...

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Resolved! Backing up Exchange 2007 SP2 w/BackupExec 12.5

My BE server is Windows Server 2008 R2 and my Exchange 2007 SP2 server is Windows Server 2008. I read the instructions here: and it tells me to install the Exchange 2007 Management tools on the BE ...