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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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services do not start

Hello,Whenever I reboot my server Backup exec services do not start even if they are set automatic, then I go to Tools -> Backup Exec Services and click Start All services then it works fine.What might the problem be?Thanks,Jim.

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remote linux agent issues

Hi all!Actually, this is 2 questions in one.First off, is it really true that the remote agent for BE10 does not support Fedora Core 2? I tried installing it on my Fedora box, but replies that the OS is not supported... Huh?Next, I installed a "beage...

Robotic library hardware error.

I keep getting a Robotic library hardware error and then the device is switched to offline. I have spoken with HP about the storageworks library and LTO device I have attached and have found no problems with it.I can re-enable the device in Veritas w...

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BEW 9.1 does not recognize overland LTO1

Background:Overland LoaderXpress with LTO1 is configured correctly and recognized by win2k3.In the BEW 9.1 (4691) devices tab we see the Overland 1 and HP LTO1 with 11slots. while the Overland cartrige is loaded in the LTO1 BEW displays the slots as ...

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Backup MS Exchange - First Storage Group Corrupt

Veritas Back Up Exec for Windows ServersSmall Business Suite v 9.1 rev 4691Windows 2003 Exchange Server Small BusinessError Message:-Backup - \\MASTER\Microsoft Information Store\First Storage Group Access denied to database Mailbox Store (MASTER).Da...

B2D filesize not correct

My B2d folders are configured with filesize 1 GB for the b2d files.Since yesterday i noticed some files with size 1 TB and bytes writen= 46 GB.This is not configured, what is going on and how do i correct this?Thx

DLO Agent on the Laptop dont start ?

Hi,We have 40 Laptops where we install DLO Agents, but after installation, DLO Agent dont start ? Normally that small icon on the Taskbar appear, but not this time. And also VERITAS Backup Exec Desktop Agent start automatically after installation, bu...

Backupjob reports

Hi, I like to know if where the /SUBDIR stands for in die report page of a backup. Example: Selectiond/Resource orderSelectionsD:\*.* /SUBDIRD:\oude disk\*.* /SUBDIR /EXCLUDED:\appl\*.* /SUBDIR But not all of D:\*.* will be backuppedAnd why is D:\ap...

storade device or backup exec errors ?

Can anyone kindly advice that below mentioned erros are pointing towards any hadware related issues or some problem with Backup exec ?Applications logs_____________________________________________Event Type: ErrorEvent Source: Backup ExecEvent Catego...

Alternative to Backup Exec

Hi,Veritas told me, that i have to look for another Backup-Software.Who can advise a good Backup-Software without MSDE ?All recommends are welcome.BestPeter

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I can't get by the "Connect to Media Server" login

Sorry if this question is weak - but I just took over this server and am trying to get backup exec running under new server parameters. When I type in admin username and password for the appropriate domain - all I get is login errors and the service...

Need Backup Exec WITHOUT any SQLServer or MSDE !?

On a customers server, is allready a MSDE installed, we have no access to this MSDE. It´s not allowed to access this MSDE.BackupExec must be directly installed on THIS server.No change to install MSDE on others Servers/PC.So the only way is install ...

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Compression issue after upgrade to ver 10 (from 9)

Before upgrading to version 10 we were getting 1.39-1.49:1 compression ratio. Now it has dropped below 1:1 -- the compression method selected is "Hardware if available if not software"Does anyone know of any issues with version 10 and compression? ...

shapshot error (Ugent problem)

Dear all: I backup data file and SQL Server2000 in G: driver. After finishing a job. I checked the job log. Job status : completed with exceptions. Job Log: Backup - \\SGX-NEC-01 OFO: Initialization failure on: "G:". Advanced Open File ...

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Exchange 2003 on Win 2K3 SP1 server hang during backup

Backup Exec 10.0 SP1 with HF 16, 14, and 7 on a Windows 2000Advanced SP4, Exabyte EZ17 M2 Library attached to Adaptec SCSI card. Intel 1000f NIC. Server being backed up is Exchange 2003 Advanced Svr on Win2K3 Enterprise w/SP1. The drives are NTFS, R...

Restore Public Folder (Exchange 2003)

I am trying to restore a public folder from tape. It's a Contacts folder and it restores some of the items and then starts erroring out w/ "Access denied to file..." "Error writing file data.." The remote agent on the Exchange 2003 Server is faili...

Disk to Disk to Tape questions ...

We have just upgraded our backup server to have 2TB of online disk and are wanting to do a D2D2T backup. Some questions:1. Is the best way to accomplish a D2D2T backup using the "duplicate backup set" job?2. When writing to disk, BE uses files endin...

warning message

Every time I run a back-up from our server to our Exabyte VXA-2 Packetloader 1U, a warning message appears on myscreen stating " potential problem with a drive or robotic armloading cartridges or an incompatible cartrigde, robotic library for Device ...

Small Business Backup exec

What kind of compression ratio can be used when backing up to hard drives? What is the maximum ratio? Can it be backed up to a dual layered DVD?Message was edited by: 526907223