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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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Pulling Reports from Remote Servers

Currently running BE 12.5, Can someone tell me what is needed to pull reports from remote media servers running BE 12.5 across our domain. The admin guide says the SAN option is required but we do ot use SANs in our environment.  Our environment cons...

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12.5 selection list and job error

Boy BackupExec 12.5 is nothing but problematic.  If you can get it setup, great, but it's unstable as anything to modify or create jobs.  I was just going through properties of creating a new job, and I changed the selection order , but noticed there...

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Backup Exec fundamentals

Hello all! I am a currrent Arcserver user and we are moving to Backup Exec. I have  version 10x loaded and we are buying 12x. I really can't see how to effectively use backup exec just by looking at the application. Is there any free resources out t...

Backup Exec - Desktop & Laptop Agent - DFS

Hi All, Does anyone know if it's possible to use DFS Namespace as a storage location for the Laptop & Desktop Agents? The reason for this is that we have a number of users that travel between different remote offices but I don't want the backup data...

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Backup Exec 12 not using new media

I am running Backup Exec 12 on Windows 2003. It is connected to a MSL 2024 HP Jukebox. After several of my tapes got full, I replaced them with new WORM tapes. I labeled the tapes physically, slapped them in the drive, and imported them one by one. ...

Continuous Protection Server backup destination

Hi We are using Backup Exec 12.5 with Continuous Protection Server. I would like to create a backup destination on a NAS unit but when trying to add the new destionation in the CPS management console I can only select the servers running the CPS age...

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Tape backup of B2D folder

I am trying to create a new backupjob. My selection is: D:\B2D\Full_Backup (the location of my full backup to disk) When i run the backup it completes successfully but is only 4kb - the folder is ~1TB The backup is only secondary, cause i have a ...

Unable to download pdf-files regarding BackupExec

Hello, is the Symantec FTP Server down, or why is it not possible to download pdf files (dokumentations) like this: This error seems to be relatet to all downloads...

BES 12.5 Resource Credentials - Tests do not complete

Hi, recently installed Backup Exec 12.5 for Windows Server on a Windows 2003 SBS server. When setting up a job testing the resource credentials does not complete. Doesn't matter what selections are made eg C or D or Information Store. Symantec has be...

Backup Error e00084ed

Hi, I’m running on Backup Exec 10.0 rev 5484 with two LIB 81A Sony libraries. I have got these two systems for 3 or 4 years. I never had had any problems until I decided to change the cartridges two months ago. I bought exactly the same. With these ...

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Backup Exec 12.5 and AOFO

Hi there, Hello all, I am new to this forum but have been a BE admin for a number of years now. Apologies if this has already been asked but I've had a quick scan and was unable to find any posts relating my query. I upgraded our existing BE from...

BE 11D and GRT

Hello! I am using Backup exec 11D SP3 with all available hotfixes. It is installed on a Windows SBS server and i'm currently using tapebackup (LTO 3) and disk based backups to a NAS. The tape backup works fine, but when backuping Exchange with the ...

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Backup Sharepoint with exceptions

Hello Since the installation of the sharepoint agent our backup completes always with exceptions: Backup- Shared Search Index\Index files 1 (<< our webserver in the SP-farm>>\37fb6234-798e-4370-886a-3146190dad80) The item Shared Search Index\Index ...

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Backup Individual user mailbox in Exchange 2003 server

Hello, I had backup exec 12.5 running on a windows 2003 R2 server (32bit), it responsible for backing up our exchange 2003 enterprise server (sp2). How can we enable backup of individual user mailbox? We could browse the backup to exchange mailbox ...

Tape is FULL

Hi guys I have SBE12 and HP Backup Device. Is it OK that if tape is full just remove from HP Device(Once i remove the tape, that tape is showing in OFFLINE media) or ihave to do something in SBE12 also.. Regards,

Resolved! Backing up Windows Server 2003 and Windows SBS 2003 with BE 12.5

Hello, We are selling Backup Exec to all of our customers that needs backup, and it seem to have been working very well all the way back to version 9. Even tho, we have not done many restore jobs, so we don't have much experience with that. Recentl...

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Backup Job Rate drop

We have been using "Backup Exex 12.5 for Windows Servers" for a couple of weeks now.  The backup process was set up by the vendor that installed the server.  The Job Rate for the backup was running 1100-1300 MB/min with new tapes.  Now that it has to...

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