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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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Quantum Superloader 3 L700 and BE 2014

I was unable to find my tape drive on the BE 2014 HCL, but we are currently running BE 2010 and could not find it on the HCL for that version either. What I would like to know is if anyone has tried BE 2014 with this tape drive(Quantum Superloader 3 ...

Resolved! Backup Exec 2014 - Create a token object?

Does Backup Exec 2014 requires service account to have the right "Create a token object"?  If it does, in which case it needs and which case it doesnt? I freshly installed the Backup Exec 2014 on a new server (not upgrade).  Then I restored the back...

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Resolved! Backup Exec 2014 - logon account

I have the server 2008 R2 SP1 freshly installed and installed the Bexec 2014 SP1 on it.   1) When I installed Bexec 2014, i used the built-in admin account (windows default admin account, with the password I already changed and RDP to my server to ...

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Backup Exec slow job rate after live update

Hi all, Im using BE 2012 running on Windows 2008, I have 2 jobs full backup: backup email (BE),  backup data (agent) and backup storage is LTO 4. I have updated BE to SP4, the rate job down to 110 Mb/min (before 1.7500 Mb/min). Help me imp...

Resolved! Disk Storage will not clear out

I am using Backup Exec 2012.  I have 4 disk partitions that are 4.54TB each.  I have had issues with the data being dropped as being expired.  So I have to manually go to the Disk Storage in Backup Exec and click on Backup Sets and delete all the dat...

Resolved! Cancelled backup to disk will not stop

I am using Backup Exec 2012 and I cannot get a backup to disk to cancel.    It shows in the Status as CAncel Pending,  this has been going on for a couple hours now.  I still have a couple of jobs running so I cannot restart the services.   what is...

Resolved! Job Status Recovered - 2012 Backup Exec

I have recently started having a lot of issues with my backups.  The one status that keeps popping up is the "Recovered" status.  It states that the following in the Job Failed alert:   [backup name] -- The job failed with the following error:  The...

Resolved! BE 2012: Any way to restore files without staging a VM?

Just a general question but every time I need to restore files that are found within a Hyper-V VM, it requires re-staging the entire VM which is a 500GB or larger vhd file.  Is there any means of having the files accessible without this re-staging?  ...

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Resolved! Service/Login Account Lock

Hello Experts, Running SBE 2010 R3 i can not get the services started on symantec, all backup jobs failing. This happened when one of our old domain controllers came back online. we got this fixed but i suspect it has something to do with this eve...

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Backup Exec 2014, Dedup option and current backups...

Hi, Cant really find an answer here so, I figured I would see if anyone could give me an idea if i will run into any problems. We are currently running backups to Disk with a once a week to tape. The problem is space on the backup to disk (20tb goe...

Resolved! Need a reseller/partner/integrator locally, in Ukraine

Hi, I found several suitable options by Symantec to backup workstations, namely backup exec, backup exec applicance 3600, symantec system recovery desktop edition, symantec desktop/laptop option. I need to find a reseller/partner/integrator (contacts...

Resolved! Restoring Windows Server 2012 w/ADDS and DNS to Hyper-V

So I have one DC in my environment that I would like to upgrade from Windows Server 2012 to Windows Server 2012 r2. I thought before I upgrade the production server I would convert it to a Hyper-V virtual machine and preform the upgrade on a machine ...

Resolved! Licensing BE - unclear to me

Hi Symantec-Team, We renew the licenses for our server-farm yearly and to me it seems, that the licensing team of our distributor "underlicensed" us.   What we got (for several years now): 2 VMware-Hosts with each 2 CPUs and lots of virtual machi...

Resolved! DLM and BE2014-SP1

Dear all, we are running Windows 2012-R2 and BE2014-SP1. There seems to be a critical bug where DLM is marking medias as "expired" an then moving them to "retired media" as acknowledged here: That is all fi...

how to generate report using BE 2102

Hi All, Urgent request!!!   Can you guide me on how to generate a report for just 1 policy from Symantec backup exec 2012 for a specific period (JAN to SEPT)? I need this for audit ASAP   Thanks   Jibola    

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Gesamt-Meta Data Index-Katalogisieren

Hallo, im Einsatz: Windows 2008 R2 Backup Exec 2012 SP4 gesichert wird mit einem Exchange-Agent und die Sicherung wird auf Festplatte geschrieben. Zwischen den Sicherungen wird oft ein Job zum "Gesamt-Meta Data Index-Katalogisieren" angestarte u...

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