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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! Backup Exec 15 will not delete expired media sets

hi all ,   i have backup 15 on windows 2012 R2 , went backup are expired he not be delete on disque ,  i already do this Backup Exec button > Configuration and Settings > Backup Exec Settings > Storage > Allow Backup Exec to delete all expired bac...

Lou123 by Level 3
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Backup job stalled

Hi All I have a backup job which is running but no data transfers are taking place. The Elapsed Time is incrementing but the Byte Count remain static. The transfer rate is showing as 2.00mb/min when it is usually between 500mb and 2000mb. The ser...

Fred12 by Level 4
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Resolved! disable EXCH mail restored message ?

Hi folks, is there a possbility to disable/modify  the "mail restored" message that BE puts into the mailbox after a mail has been restored? I couldn't find anything about it, and I have a customer who doesn't like it... thanks in advance, Bert

bert_geiger by Moderator
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Resolved! Restoring Incremental Backup Files/Folders Only

Hello!!   Let say I run full backup of files using windows agents from the servers then on the next night it runs an incremental backup. Is there a way to restore the files/folders affected only by the incremental backup, I mean the newer files on...

Rainel by Level 2
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Resolved! Large Catalog Cleanup

Hi Good Folk, I am sure this is the umpteenth time that someone has posted this, but I wanted to confirm some things before I went to town on my Catalog Folders. If I turn on Truncate Catalogs, the headers will remain, but the bulk of the data will...

Cupis by Level 4
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In-place OS upgrade on SBE15 server

SBE 15 FP3 on Server 2008R2 Standard using 2008R2 SQL Express Adv. I've searched around for guidance on performing an OS upgrade/rebuild for my SBE15 server.  It was brought to my attention that I have to upgrade the SBE server to 2012R2 in order to...

Lavee383 by Level 4
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Resolved! RDX cartridge woes. IMG folders overflow.

Hi everyone. I've been having a lot of trouble with an RDX disk cartridge drive.   Background Backup Exec verison is 15FP3. Windows version is 2012R2. We have 5 RDX disk cartridges. One for every work day. So that's Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, T...

Resolved! Duplicate Backup

Hi technical details: Veritas BackUp EXEC 15 FP3 (14.2.1180.2113) I have a problem with Duplicate Backup. have MSSQL Server 2012 SP2 (11.0.5058.0) base size of 1.40 terabytes of data. when I run the duplicate to another disk array of, tasks witho...

Resolved! File server with symantec exec backu

Hello Experts! Here is my scenarioll: I have a file server, and I want to install backup exec software on that server so that I can backup the files on that server, my storage is tape drive. Question: Can I backup the File server? or Do I need anothe...

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Resolved! Understanding deduplication?

Hi all.  I seem to be confused about how deduplication is implemented in real world scenarios.    I do understand the very basic idea that duplicate blocks are identified during the backup, and the backup then backs up only one copy of a block, pre...

MIXIT by Level 6
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ndmp port confusion

Hello, I have an issue between backupExec server and a Linux. Linux is configured with 10000 port for ndmp in /etc/services Connection between backupexec and the linux client fails. When I check tcp connection, i notice that backupexec goes on 12...

any question about full/differential and deduplicated backups

Hi,   we use a server 2008r2 with backup exec 15. Our plan is one full backup in the month and every day a differential backup on the deduplicated storage. 1)Is it possible to make a new full backup from the older full and the newest differential...

ticket by Level 2
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Resolved! Backups all going to one disk in Pool

I created a pool containg four shared drives.  When I upgraded to BE 15 FP3 it now insists on backing up to Disk 1, so that is now completely full and giving warnings.  The other three drives have a lot of room. I had a ticket open on this with a Te...

pjamme by Level 4
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Resolved! BE 15 FP3 Unable to Update agents

First of all, I have never been able to push agents.  Always had to pull from the software.  i recently upgraded to FP3 and cannot seem to figure out how to update agets on two Windows 2008 servers.

pjamme by Level 4
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Resolved! Symantec OstDrv appearing

After reinstalling Backup Exec 15 on a new Server two Symantec OstDrv where appearing. After restarting the services they where showing as offline and I was able to delete them. Today after a reboot the Symantec OstDrv are showing again.

xadox by Level 5
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Unable to backup to tape LTO1

Hi All,      Very new to this software so may just be a silly issue that i may be having.     I have installed a LTO1 tape drive in my server and wanting to back my data up for a off site copy, but running into some issues i have installed all ...

Resolved! Incorrect function

Hi Guys Im having a problem doing a full vm backup to tape. The job continuously fails with Incorrect function. Ive reviewed the job settings and found that browsing to the SQL database also displays incorrect function and prompts a browse failur...