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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! Cannot detect remote tape library

Hi,I am evaluating BE v22.However when I try to use a tape library which is connected on another server I cannot seem to find a way to add it to the storage configuration.Therefore I cannot evaluate the product.Any documentation on how to use an exte...

mhoude by Level 2
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Resolved! Physical or virtual BE server

Hello everyoneI need to deploy a BE server for backing up AD (virtualised by Hyper-V). The BE server will be connected to tape library.Should I deploy it physical or on VM?What are pros and cons? Thanks

vffinstall log file deleted but agent not rebooted.

vffinstall log file kept increasing so I followed the method in the following link:Backup Exec VffInstall log size keeps increasing ( deleted the vffinstall log file but agent was not rebooted before that so is that the problem because...

Shehkh4 by Level 4
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Pre/Post BEMCLI Commands

I'm trying to chain jobs using BEMCLI. In the post command, I'm inputting powershell Start-BEJob -In "Job2" -Confirm:$False | Wait-BEJob but I can't get it to run properly.Has anyone had any recent experience with trying to set this up?Thanks

pb_matt by Level 2
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B2D file contents

Hi,Does anyone know if there is a way to view the contents (backup sets/media sets) within a B2D file?  I have some very old B2D files that I want to delete but want to make sure I am not deleting any backup sets I want to keep.  I can inventory and ...

How to resolve Backup Exec no VSR log file found

Hi, I am getting an error the "Database Script returned an error" even when DB team has done all settings. I checked in the log file inside the path = Program Files\Symantec\Backup Exec\RAWS\Logs //Filename = <Server Name>-BEREMOTExx.LOG on the agent...

Shehkh4 by Level 4
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Upgrade ODBC version on BE 21.1

hello everyoneOur security team has share with us a vulnerability regarding ODBC version in our backupexec server:"Security Updates for Microsoft SQL Server ODBC Driver (June 2023); The Microsoft SQL Server installation on the remote host is missing ...

Custom NDMP Port - Backup Exec 20.4

This is for Backup Exec 20.4 running on Windows 2019 Server. We need to backup a couple Linux clients at a site where port 10000 is already in use by some proprietary software. We had no issues changing it on the Linux host in /etc/services - the ser...

Media Tape Library with LTO7 and LTO8

Hello everyone,Recently we purchased a new Tape drive LTO8 and placed it into the Tape Library with an LTO7 drive already in it. I have tested running properly as all the backup jobs we have set are using this Tape Library and with the LTO7. I am pla...

Restore from LTO-6 tape

Greetings, everyone...  I am puzzled if I will be able to restore from old LTO-6 tape after upgrading to the new environment.My old environment was:  Windows Server 12 R2, using BE15, backup to IBM LTO-6 tape driveI am planning to upgrade to: Windows...

Remove VM from old version

Hi Guys;  I would like to know,  how  I  can proceed to remove the Virtual Machine from the old Backup exec version. We don’t need more backups from this VM,  and then we decided to remove it, but we are not sure if the procedure attached is correct....

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Backup Exec and Backup Exec Agent Connectivity testing

Hi, we have two servers. On one we have installed Backup Exec and on the other we have installed Backup Exec Agent. I just want to know all the methods with which we can test connectivity of Backup Exec & Backup Exec agent. Thanks

Shehkh4 by Level 4
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Access denied on WindowsApps folder backup

Hello,we have one physical Windows 10 machine where we have several access denied issues on backup. Especially on some files in the folder C:\Program Files\WindowsApps\. Most files and folders can be backed up, but some can't. Error message (for exam...

Backup Exec 22 license downgrade to Backup Exec 20

We are planning to upgrade our existing server infrastructure & Backup Exec 14 and planning to purchase Backup exec22 . However, due to some compatibility issue, we need to deploy Backup Exec 20 for around 3month until other components upgrade comple...

Cannot login to Symantec Backup 14.2

After migration of domain , Backup exe unable to login. it is showing error as pre the attachment.Symantec Backup exec Version 15 (14.2)Windows server 2012 R2We had local domain , after migrate to global domain .  the system unable to login to consol...

Prekas by Level 0
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