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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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Logon account "System Logon Account" failed to access

I have recently installed Backup Exec 10d and I have been creating selection lists of remote servers with the agents installed. All of the servers are ok apart from our Exchange server. I am unable to create a selection list for it and receive the ...


Hi Guys & GirlsI run a single backup job every night which requires 3 tapes, only the last tape gets an overwrite protection date - the other two tapes go to Infinite don't allow overwrite but are part of the media set ? What am I doing wrong - this ...

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bengine.exe failures.

Hi,Our jobs are failing, and are coming up as either 'recovered' or failed, and the current Job Status as either 'On Hold' or 'Server Paused'.Following error in event log popped up 3 times overnight...'Faulting application bengine.exe, version 10.1.5...

server 2000 blue screens with backup 10d and macfile

I have a 2000 server with sp4 and all latest Windows updates that has been running for 11 months with Backup Exec 8.6 with no issues. The server is also running Services for Macintosh. Yesterday i uninstalled 8.6 and loaded on Backup Exec 10.1(d) ...

Tape failure

I use Backupexec 10.1 and i have some problems with our tapes. In the devices view i have some tapes with problemes. In the split "Append Time Left" there are medias with the description like " not appendable ( endpoint cannot be read).Can somebody h...

10.1D on SBS2003 with NAS

Is BE 10.1D on SBS2003 capable of backing up to a NAS device on the network or is it limited to devices attached directly to the SBS Box? I checked the HCL but couldn't find any information on this. If so, is there any limitations on the device? I...

Active Directory Restore

Iam testing out how to restore active directory, i have restarted the DC in Directory Services Restore Mode, and now when i go to restore the system state and the service state i get the following error:Job ended: Wednesday, 5 April 2006 at 11:26:27...

Hotfix installation order?

I check quarterly for any updates that my version of BE may need. Apparetly I need the following hotfixes...HF 9HF 10HF 13HF 19HF 24Can anyone help me with what order to install these Hotfixes?Thank you in advance.

How to recycle entire media set?

Hello,I am running 10.0 with a robotic library on win2ksbs. I have the agents for sql server and Exchange. For reasons I can no longer recall, I had to create a separate policy for backing up Exchange and SQL Server separately from my main backup. Th...

DLO Status Window

I'm trying to figure out how (if there is a way) to have the status window automatically pop up when a remote user VPNs in. That way, my remote users won't log off while there backup is running . . .

2 update/upgrade questions

We have not updated since installing Backup Exec for NetWare 9.0 Build 636N04175.1. How far can I update without it being considered an new product upgrade?2. Who/where do I contact if the serial number that I have does not work?

Restores are extremely slow after upgrade.

We upgraded fro Backup Exec 9 to 10.1.5629 over the weekend. Everything went fine. No error messages or anything to indicate a problem.The full backups ran without a hitch. Same throughput same amount of tapes used. However, I am currently doing a te...

Restore Netware NDS and Data

I need to restore NDS and Netware file Data that was backed up with BackupExec 8.1 from a Netware 6.1 Server to a Netware 5.0 Server. The two servers are on isolated networks.Is this even possible?I'm using a trial version of BackupExec 10.1 because...

Data Transfer Rate

I purchased an external USB 2.0 high speed drive; I installed backup Exec 10d and configured my policy and backups. It has been taking a long time to complete the backup now that I am using this drive vs. my Tape system. So far it has done about 9gi...

Can't backup remote linux clients after BE Upgrade

Just recently upgraded from 5484 to 5520 and now I cannot backup any of my linux clients. Windows servers are backing up fine. The error I get is: The job failed with the following error: The resource could not be backed up because an error occurr...

Access Denied to System State

Hi,I've looked at numerous tech docs regarding permissions and general system state information, but I was unable to solve my problem. I have a small cluster of servers, some Windows 2003, some Windows 2000. On 2 of my 5 servers (2 of 3 Windows 2000 ...