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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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Deleting a device pool.

To delete a device pool I follow the steps in the admins guide but the third step is not possible since the delete option under General tasks is not available. Is there a workaround or a fix for this problem? admins guide:To delete a device pool1 On ...

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Failed backup nsf files using Backup Exec 11d!

Hi, Currently, i am using backup exec 11d with lotus domino agent option installed to the server.Installed service pack : Service Pack 3, Hot Fix : 35, 36, 38 I am trying to backup a domino database (*.nsf files) located on a windows 32bit server.I c...

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Newbie to Backup Exec - need help on where to start!

Hi, having been an Arcserve user I am trying to get another tape library (Overland NEOSERIES 2000)working on a Windows 2003 server. I basically inherited the system. Have v10 of backup exec and I really have no idea on where to start. So if anyone ca...

Backup Exec 12.0 SP1 and HP Autoloader 1/8 Ultrium 4 SAS

Backup Exec 12.0 SP1 and HP Autoloader 1/8 Ultrium 4 SAS.  Windows will see the tape drive.  Backup Exec will not.  I do not see it in the Symantec HCL list.  I already have 1 autoloader connected via scsi working.  Autoloader on SAS is not seen.

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Remote Agent not Accessable

I am attempting to use a remote agent on a windows 2008 server.My media server is a 2003 R2 with BE 12 SP2 and all hotfixes applied at the time of this post. When I attempted to remotely install the agent I recieved an error... "not enough storage is...

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Restore Server 2008

I am attempting to restore a 2003 server file shares to a 2008 server. When i restore the files come over but the shares are broken and there are no permissions. When i go from 2003 to 2003 there are no problems.  any ideas...???

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Autoloader question.

I'm not having any problem with my autoloader ( FastStor 2 ).  Well, none of which I am aware anyway. We've been having problems with our backups, which I'm trying to get a handle on.  I have been making some progress.  Our former IT Manager, who lef...

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DLO Agent - Exclude "My Music"

I have the DLO profiles set up to exlcude the "My Music" folder located under "My Documents".  However, I also have the "My Documents" folder set to backup.  Since I want any new files and folders created in "My Documents" to be backed up as well, I ...

IMG files filling up external drive

Hello Everyone! This is the first time I'm posting here. Nice to meet you all... sooo... I set up a new network and installed backup exec 12 with the latest patches. I have an external drive that holds B2D folders. I made one for each day of the week...

Backup Exec 11d vs 12.5 For SharePoint?

I'm currently running 11d and am wondering if it's worth the upgrade to 12.5 from a SharePoint backup and restore perspective. Is it any better or are there added features? I have a free upgrade for the core product and most of my agents but I will h...


I've currently been running BE for about a year now and have notice my catalog folder getting larger and larger. Currently the size is about 31G. I'm archiving my exchange to tape and hate to loose the catalogs for this. Is there a proper way to prun...

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Error Restoring local backup

Running Backup exec 12.  Trying to restore a file from tape drive, can see and catalogue the tape and data (backed up from local server, not remote)  When running the restore job I get the error 0xe000fe28 - A network connection to the server could n...

B2D Devices constantly go offline

I am using Backup Exec 10d (media server ver 10.1). I have a 2TB NAS device with backup folders for each day of the week. When I come in, I find the backups have failed with the error "No device available/Device not ready". When i check the devices, ...

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Remote Agents Crash Windows 2003 Server

Hello, We just upgraded from Backup exec Add to 12.5. All was going well until we pushed out remote agents to a windows 2003 R2 server. After installation the server will start and just reboot wants it gets to the windows loading screen. There are no...

Hotfix 313345 for BEWS 12, 12.0.1364 (32-bit) - what's it???

Hi all,I have BE 12 SP 2 installed on a Win 2k3 server and when I run Liveupdate, it shows me in the result list different updates. One of them is called Hotfix 313345 for BEWS 12, 12.0.1364 (32-bit) I can not find any information about it on the Sym...