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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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Can't catalog B2D files

Hello,Running 10d, we can Inventory any B2D folder or file, but when we try to Catalog, we receive the following error:"The requested media is not listed in the media index and could not be mounted. To add the media's catalog information to the disk-...

Bacup Exec Not completeing.

Hi there, I'm Sure you can all remeber, the problems i have been having.Let me explain.Ok now the backup job for eacvh night never completes and hangs in a queued state, after checking the logs in alert in says to insert an overwritable media.I am us...

5520 Backup Exec Services fail after HotFix 19

After installing Hotfix 19 on our veritas backup exec 10.0 5520 sp1 media server (windows 2003 sp1), the Backup Exec services fail to start. Ther error given is "The database specified does not exist". The database is on a different server running Wi...

Exchange Backup

We have just installed Symantec Mail Security and since then are unable to complete a backup inc Exchange Items - We get the following errorsAccess denied to file david Top of Information StoreInboxread it immediately.Database or database element ...

Backup hangs once a week on same file

Hi,Setup is as follows, new Dell Poweredge1800, windows 2003 SP1, running backupexec 9.1rev 4691.Like clock work, the backup fails once a week where the same file just keeps trying to be backed up for hours and hours on end, until I stop it and resta...

Labeling Media

Good Morning,I am trying to "clean up" our backupExec process as none of the media is labeled. I wasn't here for the initial implementation of "Veritas" BE9, but recently upgraded to "Symantec" BE10. We do differential backups daily, with a full back...

How to disable Media prompts

New install of backup exec. Have daily scheduled backups and they will not work on there own without me clicking "ok" at the media request window asking if i want to overwrite the media. I left the default setting on the media which is give the syste...

DLO Questions

Background:I am running Veritas backup Exec 10.1 with the DLO add in (version 133B54A) on a 2003 server.I'm using the DLO Network Storage Location, one stanard profile for all, one version kept, auto remove deleted files after 60 days. 7.5GB max Netw...

Unable to select data for CPS backup

--- Never mind - I fixed it - I changed the credentials for the CPS services to administrator - I had them set the same as Backup Exec and that did not work (although it does for BE, of course!) I'll leave this here in case anyone else has the same p...

SQL agent

Am I need to install VERITAS Backup Exec Agent for Microsoft SQL on remote computer from which I need to backup SQL server? It is installed on the media server.Thank's in advance.

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