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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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Sony Tape backup tape ejecting after inserting

I am using a Sony SDX-500V AIT SCSI Tape drive on a server 2003.  At the end of 2008 we installed the Symantec Backup Exec 12 for Windows Servers.  In mid October our tapes started ejecting by themselves and we have not had a good backup since.  I ha...

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BEWS 10.0 Compatibility with LTO4

I'm running BEWS 10.0 and about to purchase a new Dell PowerVault 124T LTO4 autoloader.  I'm concerned that this version of BEWS is not compatible with LTO4 based on some posts I have seen. The hardware compatibility list for 10.0 does have the 124T...

Resolved! Backup Exec and Scalar 50

Hi, Running Backup Exec 12.5 Rev 2213 and trying to import tapes using a Quantum Scalar 50 and not having luck.  I am able to via the web interface of the Scalar 50 and see that the tapes are in the "Right Load Ports", but I can’t get them into slots...

Resolved! Backup Exec 10.0 Queuing Jobs to Hard Drive

SBS2003 Backup Exec 10.0 w SP1 So recently our Tape Drive ran out of room.  As a replacement we decided to go with pocket size hard drives.  The setup is as follows: Belkin Network USB HUB plugged into the network and then the hard drives plug int...

Backup Exec 12 reports ?

Hi!  I'm new to Backup Exec and just need to setup a couple of easy (or so I thought) reports.  Just need "end of month backup total" and "end of month backup time window".  Didn't see them in the standart reports and am not having much luck in the c...

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Errors after unintentional server reboot

My server that runs Backup Exec rebooted while my backups were running causing the job to not only fail to complete, but has also failed to complete every night since. When I test the job I get the following message whether or not I allow capacity c...

Backup exec job hystory

How can I improve the number os items in "Backup Exec job history", I would like to can see a range grather than it shows me. Thanks.

Exchange Restore failing

After around 20 attempts to restore a mailbox I need help Whenever I attempt the restore, it pulls all the EDB files off tape and then fails with the error Restore 00018 -- The job failed with the following error: Unable to attach to a resource.  Ma...

Report Job Scheduled

We need to list Job Schedules for Auditing purposes. Does anyone know a way to get that kind of report from BackupExec 12.5? We would need something like (Columns): Job name, Selection name, Recource name, Schedule Regs. lakend

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Cannot delete job in "Job Setup"

I ran some quick erases a week ago and on of the jobs I created "Erase Library 0035" is stuck in the Job Setup. I want to delete it but get an message saying I cannot delete an active job. This job does not show up in the Job Monitor window. How can...

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Backup Exec 12.5 - problem with backup of System State

Hi, We recently bought Symantec Backup Exec 12.5 for Windows Servers. Platform installed : Windows Server 2008 Enterprise incl. SP2 Role : AD We installed the Backup Exec 12.5, run the live update followed by installation of latest updates (i.e. SP...

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Backup Exec 12.5 tape compression help please

Let me start off by saying i am a noob with this software my guess there is a simple answer for this qustion but i can not find it anywhere We are using Backup Exec 12.5 for Windows Servers Backup tape device:     Tandberg  TS400 Backup Tapes:      ...

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