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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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Changing media prefix from B2D

Hi All,I have 2 backup jobs running each night, one to a PC and another to a REV drive. Both destinations are configured as Backup-to-Disk folders.Currently both use the same media set and all media created has the prefix B2D.I want to separate the ...

Cannot Install Service Pack 1 for backup exec 10d

When i try to install Service Pack 1 for backup exec 10d, it fails and the following error is logged in windows event viewer:;Product: Symantec Backup Exec for Windows Servers -- Error 1720.There is a problem with this Windows Installer package. A sc...


I'm trying to install Backup Exec 10d on a stand alone Windows XP computer. During the installation, the instructions told me that ""ForceGuest" had to be turned off in the registry. I turned it off, rebooted and began the installation process again...

Unable to load job configuration information

Hi All,I have received the following error when attempting to backup to tape DAT 72. I followed the Veritas advice and repaired the Database, using Beutility, then tried to run another backup, however the same error occurs !I also have this error com...

CPS, customize web page? block hidden share?

I noticed when users login to the web console of CPS, they see all hidden shares. Why is that? How can we prevent hidden shares from showing? The confusing part is that we have over 200 hidden shares, because of hidden user shares. So u can imagine, ...

Cant backup to HP library

Hi allWe have an HP DL380 Storageserver with MSA20 drive shelf and a HP Ultrium 960 Autoloader.We run Backup Exec 10 rev 5520 with SP2While i can Inventory and Erase and do general unloading and loading chores on all 8 slots, i cannot perform a backu...

CPS - change location of snapshot?

Just started working with BE 10d with Continuous Protection Server. In CPS I'm setting up a backup destination. OK I need to set up a "snapshot" which I assume stores changes to files stored on the backup destination. BUT... HOW DO I CHANGE THE LO...

bkupexec folder trustee rights

I noticed that all my bkupexec folders have the Root object assigned as a trustee with the Read, Write, Create, File Scan rights. Any ideas what this is about? Can I delete these rights? Thanks.

restoring Active Directory

I am trying to restore Active Directory to a test environment to test our disaster recovery plan. I have built a VMWare image with a clean Windows 2003 Server OS on it and I ran dcpromo on it and created it with the same domain name as the productio...

Couple of DLO Questions

I am researching the DLO product in preparation for enterprise deployment and have a few questions:1. Has anyone installed the DLO agent on a workstation image and if so, are there any issues to consider with sysprep? We've had some products break ...

Snapshot provider error (0xE000851C)

Hi allI'm running BackExec 10d on server 2003 and I getting an error during 8GB file backup splitted in on 4 drives:Snapshot provider error (0xE000851C): Cache files required for the VERITAS Volume Snapshot Provider (VSP) snapshot could not be create...


Does anyone knows if BEWS 10 supports AES for the media?Thanks,Luis

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how to clean up failed beremote install/uninstall?

All, Does anyone have any experience with how to clean up a failed installation/uninstallation of the bermote.exe agent on WinXP? Somehow I've gotten myself into a state where on a single system the service just won't start (it hangs) when I'm trying...

Backup fails with broken link in error status message

I am trying to run a full backup-to-disk of the media server. The job fails with the following error message:Error category : Resource ErrorsError : e0000f07 - This operation is not supported by all of the resources in the selection li...

BE 10d install on same CPS Server

I'm running CPS 10d with SP1 (new one) on a Win 2003 server in my domain. When installing this new CPS server, I did do a complete install and this server is also my Protection Server and my Backup Destination Server for my network servers. I now h...

BE 9.0 on Windows 2003

I want to confirm that BE9.0 is compatible and will load on Windows Server 2003.I looked at the readme and it indicates that it does support this version of Windows. Can anyone give me some assurance. Thanks in advance

Uninstalling BE V10.D From Windows Server 2003

Can anyone please advise me...I'm having mayor problem uninstalling BE V10.D From my W2003 Server, I've tried via safe mode, even the setup.exe on the source files, then selecting remove etc...control panel add and remove programs etc...I just can't ...

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