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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! Unable to install on remote servers

One more issue my remote servers arent accepting the install therefore meaning it wont work correctly on them would you know why keeps throwing up a permission error and I have got permissions in the following file

Resolved! Cannot Load Backup Exec 2012 on Server 2012

I have a Dell server with Server 2012 R2 installed. I am trying to install Backup Exec 2012 but get an error that it is not compatible. Tech support said it was. I am running one Hyper V machone with two virtual servers. However, it will not even try...

Resolved! Move Backup Exec V-Ray edition 2014 version 14.1 rev 1786

Hello,   I have to move an installation of Backup Exec V-Ray edition 2014 version 14.1 rev 1786 from a Windows 2008 R2 server to a Windows 2012 R2 standard, I have found some articles on Symatec website but not related to 14.1 version, for example:...

2012 r2 DC SystemState access denied

we are running 2012 BE and we just upgraded our DC to 2012 r2 and now when we backup we get a failure notifacation. When look at the SystemState the only component not backed up is Active Directory the strange thing is we back up to tape and disk and...

backup exec 2012 media server data direction

Ok so i have backup exec 2012 and one media server.  I bought a Drobo B800i that i want to connect via an iSCSI connection using only a single server as a host.  I was tryign to determein which is better for speed of backups.  Connect it to my file s...

Resolved! How to create storage folder at BE Console

I am using BE 2014 version in 2012 Windows media server. Before in BE Console of 2010 R3 & 12.5 version there was a provision to create storage device. So, that i can create Server-HDD & HDD-TAPE(Duplicate) job locating that storage device. You can h...

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BE installation problem main htm file download

After installing KB2953522 on some Windows server 2008 R2, we met problem to open any web page. Then on these Windows server 2008 R2, we cannot install BE15. After double clicking the browser.exe, new IE window is open and pop up a file download box ...

Resolved! Can not backup Full data

Hi All, I'm facing problem after I update File Server to VMware with 2012 R2 server. I have 500Gb data but it backup only 7gb for me. Could send me your solution please ?

License Upgrade at

Hi all, I'm having trouble upgrading Backup Exec 2014 Licenses to BE 15 in the portal lately. With different accounts/customers and i tried different browsers.   I have an upgrade notification, the portal displays all licenses that ca...

Resolved! Backup Exec 2014 Unable to backup Final Cut Pro Files

Hi, I've been using Backup Exec 2014 to backup a Synology NAS and generally its worked ok. Some of the files that need to get backed up are Final Cut Pro files (FCP) created on Mavericks but everytime SBE14 gets to these files, it fails the whole b...

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Job failing at the end when additional media required

Hi, I'm new to my backup support role so apologies if I'm missing something basic here.  I'm after some helps or pointers please to a strange situation. I have a backup job running on Backup Exec 2014 (SP2 installed).  The job itself takes over a w...

Resolved! Connection to SQL Database

Hi All, I am running Backup Exec 2014; Version 14.1 Rev. 1786 (Latest) On Windows Server 2012 R2 Recently Backup Exec 2014 just finished it's trial time. I was previously able to connect to and backup SQL. I had already installed all of the requ...

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HyperV guest server backup failed.

Hello, I have backup exec 2014 installed on server [server1].  Then I have one more Hyper-V host server [Server2]. And in Hyper host server I have multiple hyper-v guest servers including [Server3].   I want to backup VM [Server3] from [Server1]. ...

SQL backup error

Hello, Thanks for your detailed explaination, really informative. I do like some clarification on the best practices to back MS SQL with Symantec Backup Exec 2012. I'm having a MS SQL 2008 RT thats installed on a Windows Server 2008 R2, Standard Ed...

Resolved! ARCserve to Backup Exec

Hello everyone, We are planning to migrate from ARCserve r16.5 SP1 to the latest Backup Exec. The plan is to do this without losing our old backups from ARCserve. So my question is can we install Backup Exec in a cohabitational way with our ARCserv...

Resolved! 0x80004005 - Unspecified error

good afternoon Installed Backup Exec 2012 revision 1798 Service Pack 4 (Windows 2008R2 + Update / SQL Server 2005 SP4 -9.0.5000) Through LiveUpdate patches installed 217,347. Randomly error 0x80004005 - Unspecified error, which results in the fail...

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how restore Active directory alone to a new server

I Configured AD and Exchange server 2010 SP3 in single server Windows 2012, now the exchange server console corrupted, I want restore Active directory alone to new server. Please guide me…. Regards Noor

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