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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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Archive job against Linux host fails on delete step

I am trying to test the archive functionality with Remote Agent for Linux and UNIX (RALUS). My job does the backup, verify, then fails on the delete step. The log says Unable to attach to \\\.V-79-57344-33932 - Unable to attach...

Exporting a Policy from a media server

I know it is possible to copy a policy to a second media server but is there any way to export/import a policy from Backp Exec so it can be loaded onto a fresh installation?thanksDan

VERITAS Backup Exec - Command Line

HiI am using bemcmd.exe command to create backup jobs/selection. No matter what I do, I can not choose my own media set. The job uses always, the default media set 1. Is this a bug or?MAS1

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SQL 2000 ot MSDE

HiWhat is the disadvantages of using MSDE in stead of SQL 2000 full version?RgdsMAS1

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Export/import of backup jobs

HiHow can I export backup jobs/policies etc created within BackupExec console to txt files? I need to import these files again in other servers?RgdsMagicMan

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Advanced Open File Agent installed or not?

Hi,We are using BEX V10 and have the AOFA installed on our servers, however there is one server that will not work with AOFA. I have pushed it remotely and tried an install locally from the command prompt using RANT32 and setupaofa.cmd. When I check ...

CPS bandwidth

If I have a low-priority background CPS job running between two servers using 10% of bandwidth - say I'm copying a large quantity of archive files to a remote office - and this might sometimes take more than a day, what happens if I also want to run ...

Backup of Exchange 2003 Fails

Hi,For the last two nights backups of an E2K3 server at one of my sites have started failing. Specifically the brick level backup of the mailboxes and the public folders, backing up the file system and the Information store proceed fine.The error dis...

Continuous Tape Cleaning Light

I haven't been able to get a daily backup working for ages, with the exception of the odd sucessful backup approximately once a week.The backup now nearly always fails and the tape cleaning light comes on.After this I can't get the tape out unless I ...

Backup of Remote Server always ends with 0xe000848c

hi Community,My Systems:1.Server: SBS 2003 SP1 Std. with Backup Exec 10.0 built 54842.Server: Win 2003 SP1 Std with Remote AgentProblem:Always when i backup data from the second Server, i see how the data is transfered, written on tape and verified. ...

Windows Server 2003 Upgrade killed BE 9.0

Greetings,I have just completed a server upgrade from Windows 2000 Server to Windows Server 2003. Now the Backup Exec key services will not start.In the Event Log, I see Event 7001 and 7023 - "The database specified does not exist"When trying to sta...

MSDE 2000 SP4

I have upgraded my SQL to SP4 but BKUPEXEC instance failed. Apparently Veritas needs to supply with a patch to upgrade it.Can someone help me with it or tell me where it is available fromThanksSuhail

Use Backup Exec to back up to a file

Backup Exec 8.6 on Windows 2000 Server. I need to backup to a file, i.e. send the backup job to a hard disk in an external case. Is that possible with 8.6? I can't find any way to do it.Thanks

SP4a Question

If a new installation of BE 9.1 is created is it necessary to install each SP or can you simply apply SP4a?ThanksNMG

Upgrade from 10 to 10d with IDR & CPS

Hi,We are planning on doing an upgrade from 10 to 10.1(d). I have read that this is a simple upgrade over the top. But I have a few questions I have not seen answered.We do backups of our servers to disk first then that gets moved to tape, All server...