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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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Resolved! Backup Exec 2014 Agents on Exchange 2013

We are running Backup Exec 2014 and have a new Exchange 2013 server running in VMWare, to replace our 2007 server. we can migrate mailboxes ok, but when I install the Backup Exec agents on the Exchange 2013 Servers (2), The migration stops working, T...

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Media Is Unrecognized

Backup Exec is running on a Win 2k8r2 server.  There are several file servers being backed up. Backups are being placed on a Dell DR4100 into an OST container.  One file server continues to have problems. The problem server is identical to all othe...

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Bonjours à tous s'il vous plait j'ai mon serveur de media backup exec 2010 r3 installé sur mon controleur de domaine qui fonctionne tès bien et je voudrais le deplacer vers un  autre serveur pour une question de securité  aidez moi à le deplacer me...

Resolved! Windows 2003 SBS and BE2014

I am a Backup Exec novice, I help a Non-Profit with their Windows 2003 Small Business Server.  We installed BE2012 a year and a half ago, and have had a number of problems, but they just got worse when we installed SP4.  Now support says that the onl...

Resolved! Backups over WAN

I would like to perform backups on offsite servers to disk that are also located at that site.  My media server is local to me.  Will the backups go over the wire? My initial tests are showing a rate of ~178MB/min so I am assuming they are?

Powershell BackupExec 2012

Hi all, I need your help for cmdlet for BackupExec 2012. For a powershell script, I need to collect all server was in Job. I test more cmdlet, but I have not been able collect this information. for exemple Job Name : TestJob Server Name : server1...

Resolved! Backupexec 2010 -> 2014 upgrade, trouble with SQL server

Hi, I have been trying to upgrade to 2014 on a Windows 2003 server that is also unfortunately a domain controller.  The existing 2010 is using a local sql server 2005 express.  The installation wizard fails during the sql server stage.  Here is what...

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Restaurar Informacion Desktop and Laptop Option

Buenos dias, Tengo un servidor Windows Server 2003 donde tenia instalado el Backup Exec 2010 R3 - Desktop and Laptop Option pero este servidor fue formateado y necesito desempaquetar o restaurar la informacion que mis usuarios y no se como hacerlo, ...

Resolved! Backup Exec 2014 and Windows Server 2012 R2

Hi All I am testing BE 2014 and are trying to backup a hyper v guests that contain sql servers, storage is based on Equalogic PS6000's.  When i run the host backup including the VM the backups complete but i get a "backup exec was unable to prepare ...

A memory dump has been captured

Hello all! I have SBE2010R3 server CASO & MMS. If i create New restore job in CASO i have next information message in windows logs->application A memory dump has been captured C:\Program Files\Symantec\Backup Exec\BEDBG\beserver.exe_7372_0.dmp An...

Resolved! Library Expansion Option unable to install

I installed and licensed BE 2014. I got an error: "Library Expansion Option Violation. This server is licensed to support 0 tape drives in robotic libraries." I use IBM TS3200/3573TL library with 2 drives, SAS connection. It's working corretly. In d...

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Resolved! Encryption key error

Hello guys, It's been a while, hope all is well? I'm having a problem with my Backup Exec 2010 R3 encryption side of things. I've set an encryption key but my boss has changed the built in administrator username and password for hacking reasons, wh...

No longer receiving job success\failure emails - BE 2014

It started happening yesterday. I can still receive test notifications fine and other jobs send emails fine e.g daily inventory emails.   The job is set to notify by email on success\failure.   Not sure where to begin troubleshooting this.

How Can I Do This Better

There must be a better way than what I'm doing. In my opinion what I'm doing is overly complicated, the backups take far too long, and I'm running out of resources. Input on what I could do different to reduce the chaos is much appreciated.  I have ...

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Resolved! Getting Average Size of Backups

Hello all, I'm fairly new to Backup Exec, I've used it a few times in the past, but this new job has some major backup issues that i'm trying to sort through and resolve.  I've also recently discovered the awesomness of the CLI tool and hopefully so...

"Recover This Computer Wizard" bedrwiz.exe application error

Hello, we are recieving a "bedrwiz.exe application error" when trying to connect to a backup exec server to restore from (booted to a custom SDR). This worked many times before using this specific media server. However it does work if I connect to a ...

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Resolved! Backup exec advice

I am looking for some advice/reassurance. We currently backup files from our NAS to Tape via copying from the NAS to an old server running backup exec 11d then writing to a tapedrive however it is on its back legs and needs replacing. Ideally we wo...