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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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BUE 9.1, LTO-1 to LTO-2 upgrade; new drive not known?

Hi all...Just registered here to ask this question (got hired a couple of months ago, so I'm still figuring out everything, including doing tech registration with our vendors). Yes, I did search the forums first; I can't swear the answer isn't there...


We currently have 8.6 running on NT. We are planning on upgrading to 2k3 and 10d. Is there anything more that I need to do besides install the 10d software? I was planning on downloading the evaluation version to see how 10d worked. Is the evaluation...

Installation problems - help

This is on a Microsoft Windows 2003 Standard OS installationWhen I try to installbackup Exec 10d, the installation fails.This is the installation log:02-10-2006,11:57:32 : Executing BE_InstallMDAC.02-10-2006,11:57:32 : MDAC 2.82.1830.0 is installed...

When does BUE consider a backup image unusable and bad?

Hi All,New to BUE, we're trying to backup a number of servers including Exchange and SQL. On some of the backup jobs, the error Category states Resource errors and the Error field states "e000fed2: The backup of the item is bad". I saw a couple of do...

DLO Agent Installation Problem

I initially had installed the DLO Agent with no problems using version 10. When I upgraded to Version 10 SP3 and downloaded the latest DLO Agent Patch it will not install from the server.In fact when I map to the server with Veritas for the agent it...

System State Restore

Sirs,I am not too familiar with BackupExec10 but I am so angry with myself at forgetting how to restore a backup of system state, pretty important ehI have gone into services and changed Backupexec dependancies to start under the local system account...

BE V10d and SQL 7

We are planning on upgrading from BE v9.1 to v10d. We have one server running Windows 2000 with SQL 7 on it. Will BE v10d be able to backup SQL 7?

Error creating new Backup-To-Disk Folder using IP address

I'm receiving an error when trying to create a new Backup-To-Disk Folder using the New Folder wizard. I can read and write to the destination folder using windows explorer. I entered the UNC to the destination folder "\\\Backups" and ...

Possible to reinstall Backup Exec WMI providers?

I am wondering if there is a procedure to reinstall the Backup Exec WMI providers. I am receiving the following error from the MOM 2000 Backup Exec Management Pack (the rules work fine on all other BEX servers):The Microsoft Operations Manager 2000 ...

Suggestions prior to upgrade to 10.1?

We are planning an upgrade from version 10.0 to 10.1(d) very soon, any suggestions, things that may cause a problem during an upgrade? Our media server is running Windows 2003 Standard server and we have a 14 slot tape library, it's an ATL PowerStor ...

Upgraded BE server to 2003

We've upgraded our Backup Exec server to 2003. Now, when you try to create a job to backup the Exchanger Server, Mailboxes and Public Folders are not in the list to select. Any Ideas?

SQL Restore - Redirection

SQL 2000BEXEC 10 w/ SQL agentsHi- I'm attempting to restore a few databases onto SQLSERVER2 from a backup tape that originally backed up SQLSERVER1. (same versions of Backup EXEC - V10)**SQLSERVER1 has since been shutdown/rebuild as a new server.When...

NetBIOS required using Backup Exec 10?

I attempted to perform a backup across a firewall to a remote server in our DMZ. Regardless of which ports I opened (I experimented with different ranges for the Remote Agent and the Media Server), I could not get the Media Server to see the remote ...

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Multiple folders displays under removeable device

I have 10.0 Rev. 5520 Sp1. I have 2 USB drives attached all the time. On the devices tab I have 2 Removable devices, each one points to one of the USB drives. Under each device I have multiple folders listed each folder shows the same Media lables. ...

Specifying tapes to days

Hello all,I currently have a Dell PE 2650 with Windows Server 2003 installed. Backup Exec 10d is install on this server, and is connected to a Dell PV 124T LTO 16 tape backup device.My question is: How do I make a backup schedule that will specify wh...

Post Job Command fails

I'm trying to use a Post Job Command. I want it to run a vbscript to clean up some files after they have been backed up.When it runs, I get this error:Error: Could not start Post Job Command < d:\AdminScripts\DeleteACT2006BackupFiles.vbs >. Error (1...

Restore from Backup

I have a client who lost all data from a harddrive upgrade gone wrong. I'm attempting to recover data from the D: partition but am unable to catalog anything from the D: with the 10 tapes i have. A few of the tapes show 32gb worth of bytes written ...