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Backup Exec 22 - Technical Preview Program now open for recruitment

We are currently recruiting customers who are interested in participating in the upcoming Backup Exec 22 Technical Preview Program. The Technical Preview Program for the upcoming release of Backup Exec contains some new features which continue to pos...

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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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Access denied error when using AOFO

When using AOFO I got error messages like below. The folders that gives the error are not always the same.Backup- \\EKONOMI\D: V-79-57344-33928 - Access is denied.Access denied to directory serverapp\AABBank\.Backup- \\EKONOMI\C: V-79-57344-33928 - A...

Long erase error message

Hi guysiam using Hp sdlt320 attached to windows 2003 server, and when i run the long time erase i got this error message: The device, \Device\Scsi\cpqcissm1, did not respond within the timeout period.The driver detected a controller error on \Device\...

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Upgrade from 8.6 to 10 using SSO and MS clustered SQL

I have 3 questions.We have a backup SAN running Backup Exec 8.6 with SSO and SQL agents, which I am poised to upgrade to v10.0. Amongst other servers the SAN contains two MS Windows 2000 Clusters (Test and Production), the clustered applications on b...

Unable to connect to Exchange mailboxes - V-79-57344-33932

Errors in the logs - V-79-57344-33932 - Unable to attach to a resource. Make sure that all selected resources exist and are online, and then try again.Credential checks are all ok except SQL server (not sql backup exec), which stays as not tested.DCO...

Custom Report help.

I would like to know if it is possible to create a custom report in 10.0. I need to create a report that will show tape names and their creation dates and if they contain Exchange mailboxes. All of this infomation is in the Restore view but I have hu...

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Tapes don't seem to overwrite even though they are set to?

I run Backup Exec 10 which is fully patched, on Windows 2000 Server SP 4 which is also fully patched.I have HP LTO 2 drives which are clean and use 200/400 GB LTO 2 tapes, a combination of HP and IBM brands.Recently, quite often some of the backup jo...

Shutdown clients after backup?

Does anyone know if it is possible in BackupExec 9.1 (running on Windows NT Server 4.0, backing up a variety of client systems varying from Windows NT up to Windows XP Professional) to configure the backup job to shutdown each client system as soon a...


I had to rebuild my 2003 server. It is now up and running with BE 9.1.I have restored my data files.Now I would like to restore my tape catalog and job sets from the tape.ThanksGerald

Can Not Install Linux Backup Agent for 9.1

We have tried to install the Linux Backup Agent for BackUp Exec 9.1 but it just fails to install, and gives the following response.Backup Exec UNIX Agent Install v3.7Copyright 2001 VERITAS Software Corporation. All Rights Reserved.Operating systems ...

Mac OSX agent download & install?

Where do I download it? How much does it cost? How do I install it? Do I need this agent if I just want to backup files to a Backup Exec 10d for Small Business Windows server, or will I run into problems if I just use the Samba share?

Evaluation Software

I would like to evaluate Veritas Backup Exec for Windows Servers but I need to know if evaluation software is fully functional or crippled ....Lobo

Endless "Rewinding Media..." during IDR recovery

Trying to do an IDR recovery on a Windows 2003 Server SP1 server. I booted off the CD made from the ISO the IDR generated, started the recovery, but when it gets to the IDR wizard, it bombs when it tries to automatically recover the drives (I chose ...

Just upgraded to 10d, need help to backup Windows NT server

I've just upgraded to version 10d, and I've successfully pushed remote agents to all of our servers which are either Windows 2000 or 2003 servers. We currently have 1 NT server left, which is our very old file server. This server is almost at the e...

9.0 -> 9.1

Hello.I was hoping someone would answer a quick question for me. I am trying to find out if Backup Exec 9.1 is a free update to 9.0 users. According to the "Veristas Update" program it looks like it but I can't be sure.If so, is it a new install or...

Moving Backup Exec 10d from one server to another

In case anyone else out there has run into this and is tired of knocking their heads against a wall...BackgroundWe have an older server running Backup Exec 10d. The decision was made to migrate our existing Backup Exec 10d installation to another se...