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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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rdmchugh by Level 1
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Job stuck on Loading Media endless

We have the following problem:Newly installed server 2016 with BE 20.6 on a decent server.Locally 8 TB as deduplication storage and as source a vSPhere Cluster 6.7.0The jobs run for some days without problems (always full backup) on the deduplication...

MP_Tom by Level 2
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LTO 6 Compression issue

Hello everyone,I use BE16 on my Windows Server 2016 with LTO 6 and want to backup about 4.5 TB Data on it.Then i have enable hardware compression (natively supported by my LTO Tape and Loader) but compression ration is 1:1I use it to backup Hyper-V V...

Resolved! Backup Exec - Unable to use tapes that it's used before

I inherited a a Dell Powervault TL4000 along with a server running Windows Server 2008 R2 and BackupExec 2014.  The issue I'm having is that I cant get any of the tapes to work (they all worked before I got the system).   I've moved all the tapes to ...

mcwnasa by Level 2
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Configure Storage Problem

Hello,I cannot add a storage.when I click on Configure Storage  -> Disk-BASED Storage -> Disk storage -> network share , I receive the following error message: the path appears to be an invalid path. Please ensure the server name  and share name are ...

Suddenly unable to write to AWS S3 Mar 28-30, 2020

I have been using Backup Exec 20 and AWS S3 IA for about two years. All of a sudden on March 28-30, 2020, I am experiencing problems.I have several jobs failing with a "Robotic Library" error, which is meaningless as there is no robotic library, erro...

Do I need to backup Exchange Server flat files?

We have on-premise Exchange servers in a DAG, and presently have three backup jobs related to Exchange and Active Directory.Backup #1 gets the Microsoft Information Store on one of the Exchange servers. This job gets all the Databases and Logs.Backup...

Backup Exec Deduplication Storage Folder Offline

Dear All,we have faced a problem with "Backup Exec Deduplication",all services is working fine Backup Exec Deduplication Manager (Started)Backup Exec Deduplication Engine (Started)PostgreSQL Server 8.3 (Started)but in the backup exec storage I have r...


Problem to select SQL DBs to backup.

Dear All,  Currently I have a SQL 2008 Server that is being backed up by Backup Exec 15 normaly, without problem. Now, we have installed a new server with the SQL 2018 and I am recreating the DBs from SQL 2008 to SQL 2018. I created a bcakup job to b...

Using Azure VM as Backup Server

Hello,My organization is using Backup Exec 20.4 running on a Server 2012 R2 server. We are planning to make a full migration from on-premises to Azure sometime this year (we are currently runing a hybrid setup, but our main resources are still on-pre...

Change UNC path of B2D Folder

Hi,I need to change the Name (in Storage > Properties > Name) and the UNC Path (Share Name) of a B2D folder.I'm not moving the B2D folder itself. I'm not renaming the B2D folder either. It is staying right where it is.All I want to do is change the U...

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Backup job uses AOFO although it's turned off

Hello,I'm fairly new to Backup Exec and I'm struggeling with a failed backup from a customer. The error I get is e0001904 - A failure occurred querying the Writer status. Details: Agent used : Yes - Advanced Open File Option used : Microsoft Volume S...

Resolved! Backup Exec None on Exchange Browse

HI!i got issue with my Backup Exec 16, and Microsoft Exchange 2013.i able to browse the client, but not the detail of Mailbox, i gote NONE here.     how we able to browse the detail of each mailbox?the user is domain user, and the services using loca...

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Synology DS218+ not in HCL?

Hi,Just wondering why the Synology DS218+ is not listed in the Backup Exec 20.x HCL, when the previous model DS216+II is. How long does it take for a NAS to be tested and listed in the HCL?Thanks

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backup exec 2014 additional options

hello, before upgrade licenses exec 2014 to newest version we would like to check additional trial options like deduplication and ndmp. as we are using it currently in production we do not want to destroy configuration etc on it. ( is there way to ba...

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BackupExec15 E000FE30 - Kommunikationsfehler

Hallo,wir nutzen seit 4 Jahren BackupExec15 auf zwei Servern ohne Probleme. Seit 2 Wochen treten Kommunikationsprobleme mit dem Fehler E000FE30 auf, wozu wir einfach keine Lösung finden. Die im Auftragsprotokoll verlinkte Seite ist ohne Ziel und auch...

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