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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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Restore only new and newer files?

Hello,is there any possibility to restore only new and newer files?During nighttime there is no problem to make a full backup of all data.But I�d like to restore once the whole stuff to a different (SAN-)Volume and make a restore of new and newer fil...

Failed Backups

I get the following two error messages on any backups we try to do:Backup - \\server1 OFO: Initialization failure on: "Shadow?Copy?Components". Advanced Open File Option used: Microsoft Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS).OFO: Snapshot error (0x79): The...

Backup Exec 10d for Small Business Server

I need to know if I purchase Backup Exec 10d for Windows Small Business Server do I also need to purchase Backup Exec 10d Agent for Microsoft Exchange Server?On the product page it says that you are able to perform Exchange backups with Backup Exec 1...

Error writing alternative data stream

Hello,When I restore 400GB from a IBM 3581-F3H to a DS4300 based Volume attached to the Backup- and Fileserver the job seems to write everything but fails with above error.I did already created a new storage partition and reformatted it - but nothing...

Remote Agent Secondary NIC

I have a separate network that I run my backup jobs across, each server has two NIC's for this purpose. I have setup 3 servers so far with no issue, installed the remote agent and set the the secondary IP address of the media server during the remote...

BE 8.5 Restore multiple tapes fails after 1st tape

I cataloged the first tape and then started the restore. it fails after the first tape. Now I have cataloged all the tapes and started the restore, it takes 10 hours to restore per tape, So I will know more then. please advise if you have any insi...

BE 5484R ServicePack 4 for V10 available but not visible

Unfortunately not visible if you only look for V10-updateson the support-page:open the "Version and platform-filter" for all versions and-like a wonder- it appears:BE5484RSP4_282008.EXE - VERITAS Backup Exec (tm) 10.0 for Windows Servers revision 548...

Adic Scalar 100

We have installed BE 10d and connected the Adic Scalar 100 with 2 LTO2 tape drivers. BE sees the backup library part of the Adic Scalar 100, but it does not see the tape drives. It will not work before it sees the drives. Anyone have any good idea's?

10d DLO multiple domain problems

I have a client using 2 domains setup with trusts. Their DLO option worked fine for a while. But now they cannot add anyone from the other domain into the DLO setup. The receive a "cannot validate user" error, they can still add from their primary d...

SQL 2005 remote agent on x64

Hello, Can someone please give me a definitive answer on whether sql 2005 can be backed up if it is running on windows 2003x64, media server backup exec 10d running on windows 2003. I have applied update: 280701 and hotfix 13. I can successfully back...

Final error: 0xe000fed1

I am seeing this error after upgrading to version 10d from 9.1:Final error: 0xe000fed1 - A failure occurred querying the Writer status.Final error category: Resource ErrorsWriter Name: Exchange Server, Writer ID: {76FE1AC4-15F7-4BCD-987E-8E1ACB462FB7...

DLO - Moving User Problem

I have a situation where I am unable to move a number of users from one network data folder to another.The problem is that the original storage server has died, and thefore when I try to change the user the following is displayed.Error checking permi...

backup jobs are queued

I had to replace my rev drive and format my 5 disks. Now when the backup job runs at its scheduled time it ends queued. I have to go into the online folder of the media and drag the contents into the offline folder to start the job.

Compression not working

Hi Everyone,My Specifications HP Single Tape Drive: 125m DDS-3Model: HP C1537ACapacity Support: 12GB Uncompressed / 24GB CompressedAll current drivers and firmware applied.Using Veritas BExec driversWindows server 2003 Backup Exec 10.0I have enabled ...

Hardware Compression Turned Off

I am working on an issue where Backup Exec is disabling hardware compression on my tape drive. Compression is still being done but by the software. I can see this is the case because the software is issuing a Mode Select command (seen in a SCSI tra...