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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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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...

Backup exec 11d installation aborted automatically

Hi,i have a problem while installing Symantec backup exec 11d on my small business server 2003.i downloaded the version from Symantec website. but while installing the installation aborted automatically. (On last time.  on the time of updating the re...

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Exchange 2007 backup failed

Hello, I have two questions about BE11d.  1) When I backup from Exchange 2007 data to LTO tape device, I found below error message."V-79-57344-33928 Access denied. " However, When I backup from Exchange 2007 data to shared disk, I could backup data.b...

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Debug Mode on Remote Agent

I have the 64bit Remote Agent running on a W2K3 SP2 machine. I've added the '-debug' startup parameter to the Remote Agent service and restarted the service. Now I'm unsure where the logfile is created. I see a bunch of XML files in the \Logs directo...

Compression problem

I'm facing an issue on 2 separate 2003 Servers running 11d and external SCSI tape solutions.  One has a DAT72 (Dell branded) and the other a Sony AIT50 (130GB).  If I set the compression to hardware (if available, otherwise software) I will achieve b...

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backup files are to big

I am backing up 95 gigs of data on to another drive. The backup file created is 213 gig. What is wrong and how do I fix it. OS is windows 2000 server

I HAve this error please help me

archivoxxx.ext:zone.identifier - (NT error Access is denied), Zone. identifier in others files is replaced for diferents streams. This is with Backup Exec Continuous Protection Server  11d with all fixed.

old SCO Unix server still in use that needs a backup method

I've just purchased and installed a new server and backup solution for our latest version of the enterprise software that we use.  We ended up choosing Symantec's Backup Exec 11d over other options due to the fact that we were retiring the old SCO Op...

Which port does DLO phone home on?

Howdy folks, I'm in the process of trying to get DLO rolled out to my mobile user's notebooks and one of them works out of a satellite office. I had to punch holes in my firewall for that user to be able to function on our domain and I'm wondering if...

New tape drive still old name

Hello everyone, I am new here and new to Veritas coming from an Arcserve background.  I am at a new job and the guy before me replaced a Seagate Drive that was bad with a new Quantum Drive on 3/21/07.  He left and has been gone for several weeks unti...