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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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Errors using on Linux

We were running fine for quite some time, then starting about two weeks ago we started getting this error on several of the servers running the linux error: 0xa000fe29 - Authentication failed on connection to the server.Final error cat...

20/40 Tape capacity not being utilised

My setup: Backup Exec 9.1 with SP4a on a Dell 1800, MS 2003 Small Business using an HP 20/40 DAT - standard stuff.Was using native the NT backup till 2 weeks ago and all was fine - just not user friendly hence Backup Exec. Installed 9.1 but it insist...

Remote Administration

After upgrading from 10.0 to 10d Backup Exec Remote Administration (upgraded to 10d version on workstation).......fails with the error message "the network name cannot be found"....anyone else have this??? We do not have a the prior vers...

Errors on DBCC Sql & Netware Schema Backup

Running Backup Exec 10d....On the Database Consistency Check to a remote Windows 2000 server get"An unknown or unexpected database error occurredServer user 'IRMA\Veritas' is not a valid user in database 'XAppSecurityXRef'I have given user "veritas" ...

Backup Exec Upgrade from 10.0 to 10.1 HELP!!!

Dear Friends,I have just upgraded from Backup Exec 10.0 to 10.1 and all my jobs, policies, backup selection lists and job histories are missing. Could anybody advise as to how I can restore\get these back please?Thanks in advance,Carl Johnston

Logon Account Selection Denied

Final error: 0xe000848c - Unable to attach to a resource. Make sure that all selected resources exist and are online, and then try again.Final error category: Resource ErrorsUnable to attach to \\WAEX\Microsoft Exchange Mailboxes.V-79-57344-33932 - ...

Why do we get alert to remove tape when tape has ejected?

We have our jobs set up so that when the last job on a tape finishes, it auto-ejects the tape. Previously, when we got an email saying that the job had completed and to mount a new tape for the next job, we could simply remove the ejected tape and s...

Unable to install agents

Ok, I have received the famous rpc not available, so I installed the agents both remote and open file, locally as instructed. Backup exec still does not see the client agents. What is going on.

Job log does not open

I'm currently unable to view the job log on some of my backup jobs. It simply displays "Please wait... loading the job log" but never displays the job log. This only happens on some jobs (seems to be the larger log files). It just started happenin...

Configure number of Backup files per folder

I have several servers running nightly Backup-to-Disk jobs. All of the servers except one will save up to 4 files in the Backup-to-Disk folder. However, I have one server that will only save up to 2 files in its folders. Where can I set this. I ha...

AOFO and SQL Problems

Yesterday we had a hard disk failure on our ISA 2004 server (on Windows 2003). Replaced the disk and restored from backup, but ever since we get the following error when backing this server up:AOFO: Initialization failure on: "\\ZIRCON\C:". Advanced...

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backup exec 10

I have just purchased a quantum dlt v4 tape drive and backup exec came with it. I installed it and checked that the veritas drivers were not used (as recommended in the documentation) It installed MSDE as well and after the reboot the system takes ...

Cannot delete backup job created by ploicy

Hi!I'm running ver. 10.1. and when i changed some settings on my backup policy I needed to delete the old backup jobs created by the policy - that worked nice. But when i tried to create new backup jobs, it only created 1 job ( there should be 5) - n...

Slow backup

After performing a restore, the next backup is extremely slow (300 KB after 6 hours). If the Backup Exec services are restarted, backups will then run at the normal speeds. The tape drive is an LTO3 on its own SCSI controller using the Veritas driv...

Backup Exec 10.1d and Exchange Server 2003

I've installed a new Exchange 2003 Server Enterprise Edition. I upgraded from version 9 of the BE to Version 10. The Media server is a Windows 2003 server (No SP1)I installed the Remote agent onto the Exchange server (windows 2003 server sp1 installe...

IDR change of disk sub system

Hi Guys,I have a server running Win2K3 SBS and BE9.1 SBS.I currently has two SCSI disk running as a software mirror through the OS. I have purchased a new RAID card to run the disks on and have begun testing rebuilding the system through IDR (I Have ...

Cleaning Job fails with Time Out Error

Hi,We are running Backup Exec V9.1rev 4691.The cleaning job has started failing with the following error:"(Server: "MSL19") (Job: "Clean Drives") Clean Drives -- The job failed wi th the following error: Library error - robotic library driver has tim...