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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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Exchange backup questions

I am backing up Exchange 2003 using the Backup Exec 10d. (I've upgraded to SP2 for Backup Exec). I have a question about backing up the Exchange store.I have the Exchange agent and everything is on 1 server. (domain controller, Exchange, backup e...

breaking a folder into two tapes

I would like to make a backup that would use all of the space available in a tape and only changed tape when the tape in use was all used up, even if this mean to backup part of a folder in a tape and the rest into the next one.How can i make this ??...

11d Mac Agent not backing anything up?

I fancy myself an experienced BackupExec admin, but this is truly boggling my mind. I need to get this working ASAP since the Mac support was the whole reason we've upgraded.I have just configured the OSX (mac) agent, run the credentials tests, etc....

Upgrading to BE v11d

Hello:My company's support contract for Backup Exec allow us access to version updates. I know that I can download BE v11d as a demo, and saw on this discussion forum that v10 license codes do not work with v11.If these are correct, what steps do I ...

Full Restore on XP machine

I have a full backup of an XP machine (Drive + System State), That machine had a hard drive failure - I got the replacement hard drive with OS reinstalled. I renamed the computer to the original Computer name, and rejoined the Domain.I then, reinstal...

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Can canced Job be restarted again?

Hi,I am new to Veritas backup software. At my work there is Veritas Backup Exec 9.0 running with one job set up that backs up our server (SBS 2000). I canceled it to make the changes(problaly not very smart way) in this particular job, but now I cann...

Creating a new Tape backup, advice?

Hello and thanks for reading, I have been using BE 9.1 using disk to disk and now i want to make a job using our tape drive to "back up the backup" as it were.I've got a Dell Powervault 122T and 40 gig tapes. Right now im only needing to back up ab...

XP Admin Console not loading on new XP SP2 Machine

Console splash screen starts to appear and then goes away, or server login appears and allows server name to be entered and then goes away when user field is selected.Log file:An unexpected exception has been detected in native code outside the VM.Un...

How to verify or get compression ratio in 10.1d

We are getting little or no compression with an IBM LTO drive. I understand the ratio will vary. I understand the hardware/software issue. What i haven't found is how to see if ANY compression is taking place.ThanksKelly

loader not recognized

I just installed BE 11d on a clean Win2003 server and created a Backup-to-disk device. Then I shut down the server and connected an Exabyte Packetloader. This is supported according to the HCL. However, neither the loader nor the tape drive have been...

Merge two media server onto one

Greetings all, I have two Bexec servers, each with a tape auto-loader. I would like to move all operations to one server. I can move the drive and scsi card, and get the expansion license. What I don't know how to do is move all the jobs and such...

critical file restoration question

Hello all,My Windows 2003 Small Business Server crashed in August. Rather than run a restore job, I opted for a clean install on a new raid array and used a raid data extractor to retrieve the files I needed. Unfortunately, I left one Quickb...

Changing removable disks during abackup

Is there any way to script a pause during a backup when the disk is full, I have checked the manuals and cannot find any reference in the scripting section, our back upon has now go over the size of the disk so I need to change disks. I have two dri...

backup exec services stop themselves

backup exec server 10.d rev. 5629 SP1 is often restarting the services during the night. This is happening either before running a backup either during the backup.There is no information in the event log.After restarting the services, the backup runs...