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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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Exobyte Magnum 1X7 LTO3

I have a few questions. We have an LTO 3 Exobyte Magnum 1X7. It is a 7 slot changer. The following questions are totally independent of each other.1) If I do not have a tape in slot 1 Veritas will not automatically start a job on slot 2. It just ...

Unable to Select Domino Databases on one server

I have a server that is doing backup for multiple domino servers. On two of the Domino servers I can select the domino databases no problem. On the third on the option isn't even there. Now I've run into this problem once before, and as I recall i...

Authentication failed on connection to the server

My backup stopped working 2 days ago with the error listed in the subject. I have reset my password that starts my service and I can't get past this error. Does anyone have any ideas how to resolve this issue?

Resolved! Help! MDF files not being backed up

The job history or error log doesn't show any error of sort but it our MDF files are not being backed. What could be the possible reason for this?

MDA_2 by Level 2
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Installation update failure do to other process.

I am trying to add the remote license and IDR license to my installation. The process starts, stops the services and seems to start the installation. Then the process stops with an error that another process interferred with the installation and roll...

Creating Custom Reports

I'd like to create some custom reports using Crystal Reports. Do I need the login credentials for the BEDB? I am having difficuly setting up an ODBC datasource for this and I think it is because I do not have this information. Please help.

remove a selection list

Hey guys/ladiesWe upgraded a server, and the drive letter partitions changed. I removed the the old drive letter from the selection list, but BE still tries backing it up. When you select the resource order, the old drive letter shows up there stil...

DLO Only Works for Logged-on User

We are testing the Desktop and Laptop Option with mostly excellent results. However, we cannot get scheduled backups to run when the computer is in the logged-off state, or for any accounts on the computer other than the currently logged-on user. A...

BE cannot see Quantum VS160 Tape Drive

Have just upgraded to BE 10.0 from 8.6 as I needed to upgrade tape drive hardware (quantum VS160 external). But for some reason BE does not see the tape drive. The drive is detected by the operating system (Server 2000).I upgraded to Ver.10.0 because...

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Does FastServiceStart key already work?

Hi world,I think my problem is pretty common but I couldn't find any solution in the past threads. After I installed BE 10 rev 5584 on a Win2k AS SP4, BE services were not able to start automatically after a server reboot, but when I did it manually...

Remote Agent through firewall ports?

We just placed a server on a separate nework that has a backup exec 10 agent on it. What ports do I need to forward THROUGH the firewall to continue to make backups. Is there anything else I need to know?Thanks in advance,H

Bar Code Labels on existing media

We ran out of labels for are media last week, so we put in tapes without barcodes. Now that the labels have arrived we would like to place labels on the media. We just need the procedure to do this. We need to keep the archived data on the media a...

Problems with running reports

I have a fresh install of Backup Exec 10 on a Windows 2003 Server and everything is working nicely except for the reports. I can only run one of the many reports listed and that is the Event Log report which gives me a pdf file. All other reports g...

Robotic Library

We have just brought a Dell 122T Autoloader and we are having great difficulty getting it to show under the Robotic Library section. The drive shows under the stand-alone drives, but when you use the device wizard we can not drag and drop it under th...

Backup to Disk then to Tape

I am running Backup Exec 10.0 SP1 on Windows 2003 SP1.What I want to do is backup to disk and do a duplicate job to tape. On the backup to disk job I want to have a 7 day retention period, but when it copies to tape I want a different retention perio...

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Backup Exec 9.0 unable to read tapes

Hi, We are currently trying to read a number of tapes created years back using old versions of Backup Exec and possibly Sytos Plus. Whilst the drive inventory gives us a tape label we are unable to catalog the tapes. (unrecognized format)Could anybod...

SAP agent, running state forever

I have BEWS 10 release 5520 and a server with SAP.The SAP agent works good, but sometimes the jobs generated by sap in the BEWS Server hangs in running state, and sometimes not!.What can I do?The only thing I detected is sometimes the SAP backup job ...

Export Job setup

Hello All. I'm moving Veritas 9.1 to a new server and I'm looking for a way to export my job setup so I do not have to re-create all of my settings. It would be nice. Any help in this is appreciated. I searched the docs and this website and coul...