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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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Tape Alert Error

I've been receiving the following error message for the last two days although all backups complete without errors.----- TapeAlert Events ----- The device has reported the following TapeAlert diagnostic information. Please contact your device manufac...

lotus domino agent not present in backupexcec

hi !im running 10d 5629 on a win2000 server have installed the agents for lotus on my domino servers but when i use the selection list in the jobsetup the domino agents arent showing i cant see them ????what to do ?/Christer S

Certance DDS4 6 slot Autoloader

I just purchased a DDS4 Autoloader and having some problem with set up.I am using Veritas Backup Exec V 8.60.When I try to start a backup job autoloader will load slot 3 not 1.I did an inventory on all slots and the log says that all tapes exceptslot...

Questions about agents and various other things

I have a server running BE 9.x and want to upgrade this to 10. It has a 12 TB tape library attached to it. I have installed 3 other servers on the network, including an Exchange 2003 server and I want to back them up remotely with to the existing BE ...

A000FE09 - The directory is invalid

We are having a problem with our nightly backup job where it fails due to this error. The problem is that the folder(s) referred to do not exist and are not a part of the selections for the job. Our graphic artists use macintosh machines on our win...

Newbie: Overwrite protection with duplicate jobs

I've now set up at strategy where we take a full daily backup to disk with a duplicate job which copies this backup to tape afterwards.The overwrite protection is set to 6 days so today's backup is being overwritten next week (7 days from now).But wh...

HP Storageworks

Does anyone know if Backup Exec 10.0 supports an HP Storageworks 1/8 Ultrium 448 natively?? Because right now Backup Exec keeps seeing my autoloader as a single slot device and not a eight slot unit... I have tried different drivers, firmware...etc.....

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Restoring Files to a Stand Alone Server

I can't seem to get my files off the backup tape to a seperate stand alone server.Theses files have been written to tape using Veritas 10.0 in my live environment and I want to recover them to a seperate server, which is away from the live site and n...

Remote Agent for winxp needed

Hi all, i have a server in w2k with veritas 8.6, and in that network i have some computers with winxp installed, but in the cd of veritas 8.6 there arent remote agent for winxp, where i can download???, it exists???, i cant found it in the website of...

Upgrade version 9.1

Hello, We have got Backup Exec version 9.1, and an error lead us to upgrade to version 10.0, but i can't find a way to do it without paying another license, is there?Thanks.

What is better ?

What is better ?My I.T. management want install B.E. to the files server with a librarie SCALAR 24 and I prefer installed to a NAS which nobody use and where I have 500 Go free for doing disk to disk.


Please i want to upgrade my Backup Exec 9.1 installation to 10.1 on a new server. I got the upgrade license keys and the new server to be installed on. The settings on the BUE configuration are expected to be replicated on the new installation.At the...

oleacc.dll wa not found

If I installed the remote agent for Backup Exec for Windows Server on a Windows NT 4.0 Server manually, i get the following error message "The file oleacc.dll can not be found on ....".Does anybody knows the system requirements for remote agents on W...

BE9.1 NW6 and The login credentials may be incorrect

Hii've had a lot of problems lately with "The login credentials may be incorrect"I have tried to run SMDR NEWand the problem goes away for a day or twobut returns againWhen i run SMDR NEW with NDS enable i've got a new error wich i havn't got earlier...

Linux backup failed after SP4a instalation.

We have applied VERITAS Backup Exec (tm) 9.1 for Windows Servers revision 4691 - Service Pack 4a to our Win2004 server.After that we Backup job for our Linux Servers does not work any more.We get this error: "Access is denied to Remote Agent. Chec...

True tape capacity not displayed

Hi,We are using LTO3 tapes recently migrated from DLT3. In Media Management it does not show the correct total capacity of the tape. It is still showing the capacity of the old tapes (DLT). e.g. the new tapes should show at least 400GB total capacity...

Problem backingup mailbox - job fails

When I backup Exchange 2003 mailboxes, I do get this message in the log, and job fails:"Access is denied to file Top of Information Store..."I tried to add the reg-key "Fail Jobs on Corrupt Files" but without succes.What to do ?Thanks in advance...F...