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Backup Exec 22 - Technical Preview Program now open for recruitment

We are currently recruiting customers who are interested in participating in the upcoming Backup Exec 22 Technical Preview Program. The Technical Preview Program for the upcoming release of Backup Exec contains some new features which continue to pos...

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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! Problems backing up OS X machine

Hi, I recently encountered a problem with one of our backup jobs. If it succeeds it usually backs up 3,5 TB od data from an OS X server that has a couple of iSCSI shares connected to it. Two weeks ago this full backup failed after backing up 1,34TB ...

suchyy by Level 2
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Resolved! Tape Sicherung Fehler nach Bändertausch

Hallo, am letzten Wochenende habe ich ganz neue Bänder LTO3 bei unserer Bandwechsler eingesetzt. Die Sicherung wurde abgebrochen, mit Fehler E00084EC. Die Laufwerke wurden gereinigt, aber das hat leider nichts geändert. Auftrag beendet am Montag, ...

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BE2014 fail to install in Server 2008 R2

Installation Fail in SQL Express 2008 (Win 2008 R2 x64 + BE2014) I try to install Backup Exec 2014 in a physical machine with Windows Server 2008 R2 (x64) but the installation process keep fail and stop before SQL 2008 Express finish installation. T...

italex by Level 3
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Resolved! Renewal of Essential Support for Backup Exec 2012

I would like to renew the Essential Support for my Backup Exec 2012. However, I can only purchase support of Backup Exec 2015. Isn't it possible to downgrade the essential support license to Backup Exec 2012 after purchase?   Also, can I upgrade to...

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Resolved! avvi slow down

We're using fully patched (via Live Update) Backup Exec 2014 on fully patched Windows Server 2008 R2. Backup Exec is installed on a physical server, and is integrated into our VMWare (Vsphere 5.0) infrastructure using SAN transport, and has R/W to a...

Windows Agent upgrade problem

Hi Support,   I notice that on some windows agent, the BE agent program will ask me to uninstall the previous be2010 R2 and then reinstall BE15 agent. But on some server it will proceed without uninstalling. I upgraded the BE2010R2 windows agent t...

Resolved! Clean tape expired

After upgrading BE2010R2 to BE15, cannot inventory the slot with attached error. Can you please check the clean tape properties and advise?

VMWare Backup

Hi all, We currently have one server running Backup Exec 2010 R3 with LTO-4 SCSI Drive with MSL2024 Libary and backing up around 9TB of data per week. We started testing VMWare backups this week and Backup Exec 2015 along with it thinking in upgradi...

rgomez by Level 3
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Long Esrase haning without byte count

Hi,   I am trying to perform a long erase on all tapes and the erase job keep running without an end. We are running Backup Exec 2014 on a Windows Server 2008 32-bit. When I log into the Robotic Librbay I can see all the tapes loaded, however whe...

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Resolved! Change Backup Exec 2014 domain name

We want to change Symantec backup exec 2014 domain name with same hostname  & IP address. I just need to confirm that after changing the domain name, do i need to perform any operation from BE media server end. I have read one article and it says fo...

r1_abhinav by Level 3
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Uninstall of Backup Exec 12

Hi Everyone, I am currently stuck trying to uninstall Backup Exec 12 from an SBS 2008 server.   Uninstalling through add/remove programs got me no where other than Windows thinking the software had been uninstalled. I have followed the guide foun...

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SDR restore failed

Hi, we are helping a customer to test SDR recovery. The BE server is BE 2014 SP2 on Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1. The clients we tried to recover are also running on Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1. We reboot the client from SDR boot CD and we can see the b...

liuyang by Level 6
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Resolved! BE2014 GRT errors

For the last 4 or so nights we are getting the following errors\exceptions once backup's complete:   The job completed successfully. However, the following conditions were encountered: During Granular Recovery Technology (GRT) operations, the neces...

I can't restore individual mailbox backup exec 2010R2

I can't restore individual mailbox backup exec 2010R2  on windows server 2008R2 with exchnge 2010 i got this Errors Restore- \\server\Microsoft Information Store\Recovery server V-79-57344-65280 - Unable to restore the selected Microsoft Exchange...

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Resolved! Tape Backup from Backup to Disk Folder

Hello,   i have a question and bevore i bother the Symantec Support i want to ask the wise community.I imagine that there is a solution for my case. Sooo, we have Symantec Backup Exec 15 on a Win 2008 R2 Server. Its all fine and we are happy with...

ZEUSv by Level 2
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License Upgration

HI, I am using Backup Exec 2014 trial version for trial basis & also give purchase order for Backup Exec 15..Is it possible to give license file of BE 15 to BE 2014 for activation & upgrade to BE 15??

Rayhan by Level 2
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Cant establish a trust

Hello I have a new server 2008 r2 and for some reason i cant establish a trust to with backup exec 2012 and the server I keep getting an error message   Warning: Unable to reasonably detect which device this job will run to. Different possible outc...