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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...

klauskresnik by Moderator
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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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Backup issues

We are seeing some very strange issues when we try to back up our file server.  The server is a VM on VMware ESXi 5.5.0 it is a windows 2008R2 Ent.  I can backup the C drive and systems state but when I try to backup the G drive I get the following e...

Resolved! Tape Lib with mutiple tape drives

Just started here and have been working on getting backups back to working correctly.  One issue I am seeing is we have a Overland Neo2000 lib with two HP Ultrium 4-Scsi LTO 4 drives.  I can not get both drives to run at the same time, I have set the...

Backup Exec Upgrade 2012 to 2014 - Deduplication option error

Just an FYI for anyone running into this issue during an upgrade to BE-2014:   I saw this exact same problem when upgrading our previous edition of Backup Exec to BE-2012 and now again when upgrading 2012 to 2014 and the fix is the same.  When runn...

SDR backup is disabled if any folders are excluded on E: volume

Server 2008R2, system is running Oracle. When creating a backup job I can use SDR if I include both the C: and E: volumes. If I exclude a single folder on the E: drive (even the recycle bin) then SDR option is disabled. I have a few servers that beh...

PCFMD by Level 3
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Have license for 16 application/database agents, only 3 used

We have Symantec 2012 which has licenses for 16 application and database agents (according to the assessment tool). When I ran the assessment tool it shows 16 licenses with 3 used. The 3 are used on our two Symantec servers and one WSUS server due to...

PCFMD by Level 3
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Resolved! Backing up video files

Backing up a folder on a seperate server with 931GB of video data always fails. The first tape backup error message  was tape full The second tape backup, the error was "encontered corrupted file"   None of my backup seems to complete. is there ...

Resolved! Backup Exec on a File server

Hello Experts!   Here is my scenario: I have a file server, and I want to install backup exec software on that server so that I can backup the files on that server,  my storage is tape drive. Question: Can I backup the File server? or Do I need ...

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Resolved! Can Backup Exec 2012 use 2014 license?

Hi all,   As the topic, our client accidently purchased Backup Exec 2014 License and their current Backup Exec version is 2012, is that capable?   And if they need to get the 2012 license, do they have to purchase it again or they can use the 201...

Goodben by Level 3
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Resolved! Powershell Move-BEMediaToMediaVault

Hi There I don't if this is a bug or not but in backup exec 2014 powershell when I run the below command i still get prompt to move the media to the vault. get-bemedia | Where-Object {$_.LocationName -eq "$null"} | Move-BEMediaToMediaVault -MediaVa...

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Backup exec 12.5 Error

Hello  Can someone please help me with the following error? I have been unable to find a disscription of what is meens!    Completed status: Failed Final error: 0x510053 - 0x  510053 (5308499) Final error category: Other Errors For additional ...

Need install for Backup Exec 2010 R2 (not r3..) - anyone hellllp

Hi All Have serials and licensing for backup exec 2010, i have just reinstalled one of my nas boxes which houses all our company data, the only agent which works on this is Ralus 2010 R2... I have recently reinstalled my media server, and went to s...

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e000fedf - A failure occurred reading an object.

I am running Backkupexec 2010 with all patches on a Windwos 2003 standard server with Exchange 2003.   All of a sudden backups are failing with the error : e000fedf - A failure occurred reading an object.   The log shows multiple files failing be...

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Resolved! Priv

Hi eveyrone i am using Symantec Backup Exec 2010 and Symantec Backup Exec 2012. I need to assign privileges to one of my domain user who will take backups for Windows Server 2008R2, 2008 x64, 2003 Domain Controllers and Exchange server 2007,Exchange...

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Restore From Tape From a Decommissionned Server

Hello, I'm in a little jam. Our network admin quit and I need to perform a restore from 2 LTO4 tapes that has some user data saved. I generally perform all the restores as its pretty straight forward but this is different. Let's call it SERVER A, i...

AntzB by Level 2
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