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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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BackupExec for Windows 10d - 32bit backing up 64bit server

My BackupExec resides on a 32bit server.  I recently added a server to the domain that's configured for 64bit.  I tried pushing the Remote Agent out to this server but was unsuccessful.  If I'm able to install a 64bit agent (where can I find that?) w...

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Resolved! Restore selection list unavailable after migration

We have just migrated our Backup Exec 12.5 from one server to a new one. Both are running Server 2008 SP2 x64. We followed the following document on the migration: Now, backup jobs perform just fi...

jmiles by Level 4
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Resolved! BackupExec 8.6, Win2k server

Hi there. I have a customer running an old Win2K server with BE8.6 and is currently having an issue that I cannot resolve. All scheduled jobs show as Scheduled and do not run.  When trying to RUN NOW on a job, it add it as a scheduled job for that ...

systechak by Not applicable
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Use 11d to catalog a tape made with 9.x

Hello, I am needing to locate and recover some data from old backup tapes that were created many years ago with BE9.x   We are currently running BE11d. I can succusfully catalog the tapes, but the catalog process seems to read the entire tape to cr...

corby by Not applicable
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microsoft exchange mailboxes missing

On my new server in selections Microsoft exchange mailboxes, Microsoft exchange public folders & Microsoft Information store are all missing. They are there on my old server and are being backed up with no problems. Both servers are running Windows 2...

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Resolved! Exchange RSG Question

I have an RSG defined on my Exchange 2003 Ent server. I have been backing up that Information Store for a while now and want to do a test restore. When I go through the Restore process, how do I know the restored IS will be going to the RSG instead o...

Backup to USB Drives fails - devices go OFF-LINE

We are using Backup Exec 12.5 on a MS Server 2008 64-bit with Exchange 2007 and accessing USB 500 Gb backup drives connected to a MS Server 2003 32-bit server that also runs BEX 12.5.  The Server 2003 server daily writes successfully to the USB drive...

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B2D Errors

Hello,  I have a BEX12.X on a Win2K3 32 bit server that cannot backup another server due to: Completed status: Failed Final error: 0xe00084f4 - An unknown error has occurred. Final error category: System Errors For additional information regarding...

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In the upcoming release will their be any support for SCO unix system's with Backup Exec

Backup Exec Can Backup but cannot restore

Hi there guys I need some help here please. I own Symantec Backup Exec 12.5 D with Exchange Agent and Sql Agent I can backup either Exchange and SQL all works great as expected But the problems starts if i try to recover for example 1 deleted msg...

Pmendes by Level 2
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Backup Exec 12.5 ans Services Manager

Hi, I have a Windows 2003 SBS that has Backup Exec 12.5 installed. When I look at the Task Manager, the process "ServicesMgr.exe" is running consistantly at 25%. I know this is the Services Manger for Backup Exec. I have tried shutting down all of t...

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Resolved! Library Expansion Option

Hi, We have backup exec 12.5 installed with one library and one tape drive. Everything was ok until we added a second tape drive. We have purchased ONE Library Expansion Option and added it to the BE but now every time the BE tries to use both devic...

nia by Level 5
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Are Backup Exec process/daemons multithreaded ?

Hello, I would like to now if Backup Exec process/daemons are multithreaded ? I mean, do they take advantages of  multiple CPU/core server configurations ? Best regards, ElGringo

ElGringo by Level 6
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Slow backup with 2008Server not with 2003Server ...

Hi, I had migrate my dataserver from 2003Server to 2008Server . Yesterday ( with 2003Server backup 12.0  / 2003Server datafiles ) I backuped my 800 GB with 1500 MB / mn now it's 650 MB /mn with   2003server backup and 2008 datafiles.. The datafiles g...

boobz79 by Level 2
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Remote server will restart when backup c: partition

OS INFO: W2K3 Standard Edition SP2 BE 12 Tomcat 5.0 my sql Job details: Weekly full backup,Daily differential overwrite media AOFO disable Issue: I have dozens of servers.But there is only one have the issue.The server will restart when backup c: p...