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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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Terrified of CPS!

About six months ago, I installed CPS on one of my BE 11D servers.  A couple of things I noticed right away was that my normal backups tripled in time.  Another was that the remote agent for CPS was pushing the CPU utilization WAY up on the box being...

Error connecting to MS SQL Server?

We have a W2k3 server running BExec 10d. We have several other W2k3 servers which are also backed up on a daily basis using BExec remote agents. However we have a problem with one of the remote server which is running SQL Server 2005. Within the back...

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Catalog taking forever?

I'm cataloging a media set created in 10D on a 10.0 server and it's moving at about 680Mb/min.  The backup was taken from 10D in a different domain than I'm trying to restore to.  Normally, my catalogs take about two minutes or less to complete.  Thi...

CPS 11d; Exchange 2003/2007

Recently installed CPS 11d.  Trying to use the Backup Exec CPS for Exchange.Have configured the job to backup to disc as per the instructions.The job is configured in Backup Exec and appears in the CPS monitor list.The job appears to be running on th...

Notification problem: some users notified, some are not

I have five users total that I want to receive notifications of the status of our daily server backup, using Symantec Backup Exec v10d. Two of us are receiving our notifications, three of us are not. The two who are receiving their notifications are ...

Catalogs from NetBackup to BackupExec?

HiWe need to upgrade our backup software soon. At present we are using NetBackup 4.5 but have been advised that we should really be using BackupExec for our needs as we are only backing up a small amout of data from a few servers, this has been confi...

How do remove file

   I have tried to remove and repair Verita 10 because of the error message "SQL Server could find specified name instance (BKUPEXEC) Please sepicify the name of the existing instance on the invocation of SQLSERVER.EXE"  However when ever I try to ei...

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Error 1317 while installing 11d

Please help.  We have windows 2003 enterprise server.  We uninstalled version 10d thinking we needed a fresh start with 11D.  I did notice the Veritas folder still sitting out ther so we got rid of it also.  We looked in the "regedit and got rid of t...

Backup Exec 11D and CPS

We initially had 10d installed of BEX and CPS, we got the upgrade notification for BEX and upgraded it to 11d, we had purchased CPS and had no initial need for it, now we do and need to install  it. However CPS 10d cannot be on the same server as BEX...

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Change job log path

I am running Backup Exec 11d Build 6235 and I would like to change the location of my job logs. It is currently at C:\Program Files\Symantec\Backup Exec\Data but my C drive is getting full. I've looked in Tools - Options - Job Logs which shows me the...

Delete all Jobs

Hello,we are using BE 11d. How can I delete all jobs, policies etc. I want to set the program back to the status after installation. There are 2 jobs left I cannot delete, because the program says that these jobs were created with a policy. When I tr...

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How to upgrade from build 6235 to 7170

We're running one media server and seven remote agents with build 6235. I plan to upgrade all of them to build 7170. From what I know this should be simple, just running setup on each server and then follow the on-screen instruction. But do I need to...


Hello, I am backing up various Microsoft Exchange 5.5 Servers and though I have successfull backups and have the edb's selected during the backup process, they are not captured. Can anyone explain how or where I am going wrong. Note. I use Backup Exe...

No robot in BE 10.x

Hello!We bought the HP TapeLibrary MSL2024 with one tape driver.we have BE 10.x also. But BE don't recognize this autoloder (MSL2024).OS is Windows Server 2003. In Device Managaer apear both tape drive and tapelibrary.I downloaded and installed all s...

Bex 11d CPS Error Mystery

Hi, testing CPS, installed on same W2003 box as Bex 11d, CPS agent on W2003 and W2k boxes. When I try to create a new CPS job I get the error 'There must be at least 2 available servers to create a backup job' What does it mean? TIA, PC

Backup Job Over-ran by 9 Hours

Hi,I had a problem with last nights backup whereby, the first job to run started, but didn't go anywhere. No data was backed up at all, the tape was over-writable and there were no alerts. The job had a cancellation set of after 6 hours, but this mor...