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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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Cloning a machine with Backup Exec remote agent

Are there any special procedures I need to follow when I create an cloned image of a machine with Backup Exec remote agent installed? Some other software we use in the image has a unique identifier and we have to change some settings before we creat...

Full backup files dissapear ??

My backup files seem to be missing, or overwritten? HELP!We have a file server (Server X) I do a full backup on (FULL - Backup Files - Reset Archive Bit) to my NAS device. Once a week. I select C: D: drives and system state. Overwrite Media. The...

Instantaneous Catalog

I have a problem during the restore of a tape. when I try to catalog a tape create on a different backup exec server, the catalog is completed after 1 second without any error, but the content of the tape in the restore window is not displayed. I hav...


Hellodoes anybody knows if Veritas Backup Exec for Windows Servers 9.1 supports in some way an USB HP DAT 72Gb? There is some additional drivers to download?

Creating new reports

I am running version 10 build 5520 backing up to a REO4000. I need a report that will show me which media is overwriteable so that I know if my backups will complete successfully. I have access to Crystal Reports, if that makes a difference. Any help...

Media overwrite

I?am having a problem that is annoying more then a problem. I have a dell tape library which I have 5 tapes in the cartridge. I want to use 1 tape for each day of the week excluding Saturday and Sunday. I have three sets of 5 tapes (Media Set 1, Medi...

Can't create bootable CD Image

I want to create a bootable cd image with the Backup Exec 10d IDR wizard for a sbs2003 premium dutch edition. When I enter the location of the operating system CD (D:\I386) I get an error message, Image Creation from this CD or Path is not supported.

The Backup Exec Server service hung on starting

After server hard power off and restarting, Backup Exec Server Service don't start - stay in Starting status and the System Event Log lists Event ID: 7022 with the description: "The Backup Exec Server service hung on starting."

Exchange 2003 Public Folder Redirection

Scenario:We had some information disappear from an Exchange Public folder. This missing information was unnoticed for some time. Due to extenuating circumstances, we were unable to use recent backups to perform the restore.We found an old Tape which ...

upgrade & licenses

Hiwe've got some BE9.x and 10.0 servers running here and we are now in the process of purchasing 10.1, but I'm still having some questions:Can I upgrade 10.0 servers to 10.1 servers free of charge or do I need to buy an upgrade and/or support agreeme...

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Remove BackupExec without Local or remote SQL Database

Hi all,We lost our SQL server where the BEDB resided. the server wasnt important so no backups were taken.I want the DB back on the local MSDE SQL Server but when i try and Remove, Reinstall, Change Location i cannot as it cannot find the original da...

Tapes not recognised as in drive!

I'm a bit green at using backup exec - In fact an external IT company installed the drive, software and backup routine.I'm running Backup exec 9.1 on a Windows Server 2000 with a Dell Dat72 drive.I have a Monday to Thursday schedule (every day 4 Tape...

Problems with the ServerFree and Updates for B.E 9.1

There are a couple of things that i need resolving. Firstly there is a problem on the backup logs that suggest the following:-ServerFree backup verification failed. A data mover cannot be detected in the hardware. Performing the backup from a snapped...

Advanced Open File Option needed?

We are currently running BackupExec 10.1I get the following warning messages on Backup jobs:Backup- DRA001|C: The item DRA001|C:\WINDOWS\SoftwareDistribution\Download\f1915c127b68f23f5487746099ecbec0\pscript.ntf in use - skipped.Backup- \\DRA001\Shad...

Insert Overwrittable Media

We have Backup Exec 9.1 running on one of our 2003 DC's connected to an HP Storage Works Ultrium 460 which takes LTO2 200/400 tapes, with a remote agent on our other 2003 DC and a remote agent / exchange agent on our exchange 2003 Server. Our set up ...

Browsing with RANT in DMZ

I have just rolled out 10d with RANT and AOFO accross my internal network and DMZ, backing upto an Ultrium LTO tape drive on the internal network.At first I was unable to add the DMZ machines to the backup job as they are not part of the domain, but ...

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