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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! Overwriting B2D files

Hey guys I'm having trouble setting my backup job to automatically overwrite files that were created on a removable B2D.  Is there a setting that i'm missing? Thanks much. Ray

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Dead link in KB

Symantec support, please alert the KB webmaster that this article-- --contains a link to this article-- --and the link (the Veritas one) is dead. Thanks!...

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Resolved! BE 12.5

I'm backing up a Windows 2008 SP2 server remotely using a remote agent and it errors on the "\\SERVER\C:\Users\username\Local Settings\Temporary Internet Files" folder. On Vista/Win 7 and Server 2008 this is just a pointer or shortcut as this folder ...

Resolved! backup log doesn't recieve

hi, I'm using veritas 9.0. I have setup smtp account to send an email notification for me to get the backup status. But I don't recieve the backup log. Can someone pls help me to sort this out ? Thanks

Error during 12.0 to 12.5 Upgrade - The following Symantec program is currently running: Backup Exec Remote Agent Utility Close this program, and then retry the patch.

 While trying to upgrade our 12.0 implementation to 12.5, the following error is encountered and the installation fails: The following Symantec program is currently running: Backup Exec Remote Agent Utility Close this program, and then retry the pat...

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Resolved! Checking resource credentials takes forever I did a clean install on a new server from 11d to 12.5.  Here is my setup.  I have a dedicated backup server (we'll call it 04) that I did a complete clean install of BackupExec 12.5 on; never had any other versions of Backup Exec on it.  ...

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SQL server agent licenses

I have  Backup exec 11d would like to know how many SQL agent licences i need . Is it per SQL server I backup or one licence agent per Backup exec server. As I cannot select  a SQL databse in a selection list and not sure if i need more licences. Th...

Duplicate Phantom Media

Hi, I have duplicate entries for all my media when I look under the 'All Media' area of the tree. My previously discovered Media was also not being shown up in the two Media Location groups I configured relating to the left and right banks of our HP...

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An annoying Error

Hello, I keep getting error every so often; External component has thrown an exception. Stack trace: at BackupExec.UI.BEDlgs.JobListShowProperties( Guid guid) If i press ok the whole program just crashes and i have to be forced to close to down ...

redirect restore backup DB (Backup Exec 12)

i backed up a db as file to disk  which sperate into 2 files (one is 4 G and other is 2 G) i want to restore it to another database at same database server , i have set the following in MS SQL redirection option (HKERP is the database server and in...

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Resolved! disable overwriting

hi, I'm new to veritas. How can I enable overwrite protection of a specific tape. I need to keep weekly backups safely, I need prevent those tapes from being overwritten. Is it possible to do? I want other week days tapes to be overwritten ? naveen

Backup Exec 11d with SONY SDX560V

I have installed a new SONY SDX560V into a server using Backup Executive 11d. I have updated the software with all service packs and hot fixes. When the backup job runs it fails after 4,244,182 bytes. I have run the SONY diagnostic tool at it pass's ...

Restoring files be12.5

We take backup of 5 server every night and get no Errors. The backup of the 4 servers are about 100Gb and the last server 200GB , a total of 600G (takes 6 houers). The big backup are number 3 in resource selection.   If we try to restore any of the 4...

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Resolved! restoring files

Hi all, I'm new to veritas. I'm using veritas 10.0. When I try to restore a file, the job completes. But the file needed is not restored. Still I can see only the old file. Backup log says, the 1 file skipped. What is the reason for this ?

Restore AD problem when using remote agent

I have installed the backup exec 2010 beta in a member server and installed the remote agaent in 2 DC. after i complete backup two DC AD data I try to receover . But it show the error (Attachment will show the error) 0xe000030e It about cannot ch...