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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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Computernames and Desaster REcovery

Hello, Iam testing the Desaster Recovery for an Windows Exchange 2007 Server running on a 64bit Windows2003 Machine. Iam using BE 12.5. I set up a testing Enviroment, with our Active Directory. Then I set up a BE 12.5 (testing version) in this envir...

Resolved! SQL Restore to different server

Hello I trying to restore a sql database to another server to test. I now get an error saying The selected database appears to have been backup up from a newer version of sql backup backups from a newer version sql server cannot be restored to olde...

jwc1972 by Level 5
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Backup Exec issue

Hello, we have some backup exec 12.5 running on our network, but one of this has a problem. I found in c:\temp a lot of folders (a new folder is created every 5 minutes) with a file called The server is connected to the network (I also...

Backup Exec 10d - Exchange03 Backup hangs

Hello, last Week my Problem started, if i want to make a Backup of the single Mailboxes of the Exchange2003 Users the Backup Job hangs at the last entry of my Backup Job. The Jobs seems to run but it hangs it is not possible to chance it or somethi...

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Resolved! Migrate to different SQL server?

BE 12.5 Need to migrate the SQL databases to a new/different SQL Server 2008 Standard machine.  Is there documentation regarding this, that someone can point me to?  Thanks much

Resolved! I can see the tape, erase and rename the tape, but I cannot write files to it during backup. Backup exec 12.5 on microsoft 08 server dell power edge t300

I Hope someone can help me. I have a dell Poweredge server t300 Running Windows 2008 Server 12.5 Symantec Backup Exec. This is also a new install on a new machine. I can access the drive in renaming the tape, erasing the tape, retensioning the tape,...

Rocky_J by Level 2
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backup exec 12.5

I have the program installed and setup with time and dates to run, but the services keep stopping by themselves. If im on the server 2 or 3 hours prior to the scheduled backup, it will run and complete successfully. If the server is left at idle all ...

CASO backup job and selecting Network Interface

When creating a backup job from a CASO Server for a Managed Media Server you cannot specify a particular Network Interface and Port on the Media Server. You can only select a specific Network Interface and Port  when creating jobs from the Managed Me...

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Resolved! Duplicating Backed up data

I am running BE 12.5 for Windows server and I see in the manual that there is the option for duplicating backed up data however when I follow the instructions I'm not finding the New Job to duplicate backup sets. I only see Duplicate Backup sets job....

Hyper-V server backup VSS errors

We 3 Hyper-V hosts on Windows Datacenter 2008, 2 of which backup fine.  The 3rd fails, throwing a VSS error for every virtual guest.  The ~20 guests themselves do not show VSS errors or anything else of note in the event viewer. The failing host sho...

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hardware compression disabled

Hi commununity, sorry about my poor English ;) here is one more discussion about compression and Backup Exec: symptom: tape hardware compression is disabled during start of Backup Exec services proof: - stopping all services of Backup Exec - star...

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Update Remote Agent - how to supress reboot

I am running the BackupExec 11D, 7170. I had the Patch 3 with some hotfixes loaded on it.  When I ran the Remote agent install from the media server, (default options were set to install the Remote server, Open files by default) and  once the setup ...

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library tape0 corrupt/damaged/broken

Hi! I use BackupExec 12.5 with all/latest Updates on Windows Server 2003 with all/latest Updates. In recent times i get mails from the backup server with the following message(s): "Der Wechselmediendienst kann die Bibliothek Tape0 nicht verwalten. Di...

Resolved! Moving Database from SQL 2000 to SQL 2005

Hello! We need to move our Backupexec 12.5 Database from SQL 2000 to SQL 2005. The sql server are in different domains with domain trust. We tried to use BEUtility but i always stop with error message error Access to remote registry key (i had to...