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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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multiple tape errors

HiWe had backup exec 8, and have a SuperDLT 320 tandberg data tape drive. This worked. We've upgraded to Backup exec 11d for windows servers. Now we get errors like 'bad media' on media that used to be fine (tried cleaning), multiple hardware errors,...

Multiple tape alerts

HiWe had backup exec 8, and a superdlt 320 tandberg data tape drive. This worked for the most part. We've upgraded to Backup exec 11d for windows servers. We get errors like daying bad media, on media that used to be fine (drive has been cleaned), mu...

Will Not Overwrite Overwritable Media

I have a couple tapes that my drive kicks out every time I try to back up to them.They show as overwritable.They show as full, not appendable.All the settings are set to allow overwrite.I just moved the tape to Scratch Media and tried again, same res...

BackupExec 9.1 can't detect HP USB DAT72

The BackupExec 9.1 on my Win 2000 can't recognize the new HP USB DAT72 drive. Is there any update or driver needed to be loaded to make HP drive visible to BackupExec 9.1?

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IDR Test Restore does not load Network Card Drivers !

Hi !Well, having tried the IDR on one of our servers, it seems that the IDR is not loading any Network Card Drivers, although the driver is on the CD !??!Can someone explain or tell me where to put the drivers to load them automatically ?? Also, are ...

Difference in Backup Times

I have multiple servers onsite all backing up to a central Backup Exec Server. Some of the backup Jobs are 45GB and take approx 45-50 minutes to backup, however some of the other jobs are only 15GB and are taking over 2 hours to backup. Could anyone...

Problem backup NAS EMC

I have recently upgrade my BE server 10d to BE server 11d.Now i have a problem to backup my EMC celerra NAS.Acces denied when i want to browse the shared folders in BE 11d.this problem didn't exist on BE 10d.i have serach in existant posts but i dont...


ERROR: The VERITAS Security Service module (VxSS) could not be initialized. This module is required to authenticate the user before he/she makes changes to the configuration. Please make sure that this module is installed on the system. You can retur...

Backup Exec 11d Access Denied

Dear All,Recently we install a Backup Exec 11d, but when i start to backup the information store. It said Access denied. I was exclude from Norton Antivirus. And now still cannot start the backu smoothly..Best regards,CK

11d DLO Profile options upon Logout/Restart/Shutdown

I just installed BE 11d. Never used BE before. Dell sold it to me with server hardware and they sold me what I thought was 10 remote agent client licenses with 5 included free. I now discover that I don't have BE Remote Agents for Windows at all b...

Duplicate jobs much smaller that the original

I run B2D, than i duplicate the job to tape. The duplicate job is always much smaller than the original job. Last night the backup job was 39.8 GB, yet the duplicate job was 2.57 GB. I have compression turned off on the duplicate job.Anyone have any ...

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Can I delete these temp files?

I have a server with only 350MB free on C: drive, so I have to keep it cleaned up. After the installation of the Remote Agent onto this server, I have these three folders that I need to delete if its safe: C:\Temp\Clt-InstC:\Temp\VxValidateC:\Temp\S...

question: having a job start after one completes

It seems when I try and run backups with aofo against exchange and sharepoint databases bad things happen. Everything from bringing down my mail system to crashing the beremote.exe process on the server. Everything backs up fine when I turn off aof...

Encryption doesn't apply to GRT backups??

Whenever I do a GRT backup on my Exchange server, I get a nice little IMG0000XX folder with all my exchange logs unencrypted (so you could just read anyone's mail). Encryption IS enabled for the backup.Is there a way around this?

Limiting what alerts can be emailed?

Hi,is it possible to limit backupexec to send only media alerts and failures instead of emailing every alert that happens on the server?i did not see option to do the same?could anyone help please?Thanks much!

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