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Backup Exec 22.2 - BETA Program registration is open

We are recruiting for our exclusive BETA Program for Veritas Backup Exec 22.2, and we hope that you will consider joining. The program is tentatively planned to start May 29 and run through June 19, 2023. The actual time commitment that we would requ...

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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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Resolved! Can I Backup Symantec Messaging Gateway

Hi,   i am running Backup Exec 15 Vray Edition.   My Hypervisor is Windows Server 2012 R2.   Can i backup the Symantec Messaging Gateway virtual machine - its a linux VM?   When I try to add it as a server in Backup Exec 15 i get the followin...

Resolved! Inexplicable Final error: 0xe0001204

The scenario is... Source and Destination: Exchange 2007 SP3 (with GRT enabled) allowing VSS to select the snapshot provider. Previous media server that performed backup: Server 2008 SP2 running Backup Exec 2012 Current media server attempting to ...

Resolved! Catalog of Duplicate Backups on USB External Disks Failure

Hello All, Can someone help me diagnose what the issue can be. I have duplicated backup sets from an appliance before upgrading to R4. The issue now is taht i have several external disks with the duplicates and the catalogs have different failures...

Nene by Level 6
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Resolved! BE 15 didn't see volumes on second partner of NetApp Cluster 8.3

We have NetApp FAS2240-4 with clustered data ontap 8.3. After adding NetApp to BE15 i added new backup task. I select the volumes to backup and BE15 displays only the first partners volumes. Why BE15 didn't see volumes second partner of clustered Net...

Resolved! Restore in different location, But no files at folder (EMPTY)

We are using Windows 2012 Operating system with BACKUP EXEC 2014, When we try to restore in original it done, But in different location it restore empty folders their is no files, but the job history is successful. We also reinstall the BACKUP EXEC...

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Resolved! Unable to Add a Tape Robotic Library to Media Server

I have a media server running Windows 2012 R2 Standard with Backup Exec 15 FP2 installed.  It also has a RAID as well.  What I am trying to do is install a Dell TL4000 tape library with an internal LTO4 tape drive.  Under Device Manager, the robotic...

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Restrictions on creating a VM from a backup.

Im trying to backup a Windows 7 Pro machine to a VM - is that possible? the option is greyed out - do i need a full back up first? Can i do this to a Win7 box? what are the limitations of P2V in BU15?

Resolved! Backup Exec support failure

Has anyone else had trouble reaching Backup Exec support since the split from Symantec? I tried to upgrade a site from 2010 to 15 last week. I created a case last Monday and received a call on Tuesday. I worked with support and they decided the case ...

pmajon by Level 3
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Backup Rate slow

 currently use backup exec 2014 to backup our existing hyperv and hyperv cluster environment.  I am experiencing slow backups in certain circumstances and I am wondering if anyone can add some insight. If I schedule a onetime backup on 1 virtual mac...

Resolved! Hiccups of large data being backed up

Hi,  we have an installation with Symantec Backup Exec 2015 running with around 4TB of data to backup on a daily basis on a NAS drive.  At the moment, the time to run a full backup takes around 3 days and 10 hours to complete, with seems at an avera...

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Resolved! Empty backup of LUN disks in cluster with Dfrs

My customer used to backup the Clustername successfully. Since he activated Dfsr the backups of the volumes with shares will succeed but the resulting backup set is empty, even when excluding the Dfsr-Private folder. The other volumes, without share...

Resolved! Unable to open the item ..... Skipped

In BE 12.5 on Win Svr 2003 my backup jobs are completing with exceptions.. 12 files skipped. Most are related to Symantec Endpoint Protection: Unable to open the item C:\Program Files\Symantec\Symantec Endpoint Protection\12.1.5337.500.105\Bin\xxxxx...

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Slow backup speed to Dedupe

Hello! We have BE 2015 (14.2 rev 1180) with a problem of slow backup operations. We have a clustered file server, with empty file structure as client. At BE we have 2 disk storages: 1) Deduplication disk 2) Advanced disk All this disks are presen...

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Resolved! New to Backupexec, SBS2011 with 5 RDX media needs advice

Hi i am new to Backup exec and are setting up a backup solution for a SBS2011 server using RDX media, i have 5 2TB rdx cartridges and would like to know how i should make my backup plan so that i can change the media every day, have a full backup on ...

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Resolved! NEED tapeinst.exe

Hi have searched hi and low for the tapeinst.exe utility. It is missing from my main Backup folder. Have been given a link but provided no direct link to the download .... please help

Resolved! Simulteneous Backups

I am new to BE. I would like to know if its possible to run simulteneous jobs on to the same tape? This is because we could have enterprise backups that may take more than 24 hours backing up yet each backup is supposed to be daily. Or is it possible...

BackupExec SDR Disk, Need Dell PERC INF files

Anyone know where I can locate Dell PERC H700 inf files for the Simple disaster Recovery Disk? It seems that Dell only distributes their storage drivers as .exe files.     Thanks, James

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