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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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No Data Backed up in DFS Replilcated folder using 11d

I have 3 domain controllers in 3 different offices, connected via WAN links.  The users share in the other 2 office replilcates to a share on my local server using dfs for backup purposes.  I have selected the local share (not the DFS Root directory)...

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Is an IBM 3581-L28 Autoloader Compatible with BE 8.6 3808?

trying to get the above to be recognized as a robotic library, but with no sucess. I've got it working as a stand-alone, but that's not what I need. 2-part qustion. 1. Is this autoloader compatible with 8.6? 2. How can I get BE 8.6 to recongize it ...

what is the better way to do this?

Hello everyone! I hope that I'll get good here - I very need answer for the next question: What is the best way to optimize backup and data transfer between 37 computers. We're using windows, we have shared storage for 30TB and low budget. Thank you!

How to pause/unpause LTO3 tape drives via script

I use Backup Exec 10d to manage a daily and two weekly backups. We have 4 tape drives IBM1, IBM2, IBM3 and IBM4.  There are two cascaded Drive Pools, each containing two tape drives. The daily backup runs on the first of the 4 tape drives, IBM1. ...

Resolved! BE 12.5 SP3 Release Notes

Hi! Does anyone have a link for the release notes for BE 12.5 SP3? Presently the document at: does not contain a link for the release notes... Best regards, Michael Pultz-Hansen

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...

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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,...

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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....