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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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Backing up SQL database

Hi First time poster but I suspect I very heavy reader in the future. Hoping someone can help with this error The SQL database xxx on Virtual machine yyy is configured to maintain transaction logs but transaction logs are not being performed. Not ...

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Resolved! Backing up Duplicate to tape stuck

I am trying to duplicate some 200+ GB to tape, but the process is stuck at 123 GB. The process is still running but don't see any progress in the "Bytes" part. Don't know if the tape is corrupt. Suggestions are welcome

error on diff sharepoint backup with BE2014

hello, I use Backup Exec 2014 with the las pach on Windows Server 2012 r2. I try to backup a Sharepoint Fundation 2010. I do a full backup during the week-end and diff. backups during the week. I do all backups to disk and duplicates one LTO5. T...

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problem with backup sharepoint sql DB

hi using backup exec 2010 R3 SP4 to backup sharepoint sql server , server is 2003 R2 64bit sometimes the backup fails and i get this well knowen error ID 25 VOLSNAP on the server "The shadow copies of volume D: were deleted because the shadow copy ...

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Correct Backup Schedule

Hello, I have W2008 R2 with BEX 2012 and I had been using a backup scheme for B2D2T somewhat sucessfully but now I think it may not be practical and I can use some advice.  To start, I have read many TECH articles and other posts about Overwrite Pro...

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Resolved! Timestamp of jobs completed vs started.

I am trying to piece together as to why some jobs are not available for restore etc. I have looked the timestamp of when jobs start and when they finish. I try and aggregate the data with when .FH files are created and try and match up times. But th...

Restore jobs not available

 Problem I create a restore job but only 2 days to choose from are available in a given month. (Whereas there should be many)   Here is where I have looked for supporting information - Restore job only shows options for 5/2 and 5/29 - The catalo...

Backup Exec Services wont start

I am in need of help, my services wont start. I have tried the credential inputs and nothing starts. It says they are not started or are not installed on this machine.   I checked the event viewer for messages and it shows the following   any t...

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Resolved! HotFix 218257 Failed

I recently attempted to upgrade BE 2012 to 2014 on a Windows 2008 R2 server.  As others have stated the SQL part has problems.  After a day of trying all the suggestions I could find I wiped the server, did a fresh Server 2012 install, ran all MS upd...

Resolved! Backup exec 2014 and SDR not supported on win 2012 R2

Hi! Symantec says this: Backup Exec now fully supports Windows Server 2012 and Windows Server 2012 R2. but that is not really true SDR on Windows 2012 R2 is not supported...

backup of virtual machine failes please advise

i am trying to backup a virtual machine using symantec exec 2010 R3 but the backup fail every time having the below error   Error category : Resource Errors Error : e0009585 - Unable to open a disk of the virtual machine. For additi...

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Resolved! BE 2012 & SQL

The use of SQL Agent for backups on sql server (.bak), BE reports an error that another application is already backed up and you need to run a full backup again. whether it is possible to combine the creation of something like the backed up copies of...

Resolved! SQL failed when upgrading to BE 2014

"Any experience upgrading to Backup Exec 2014 yet?" Nope. Lots of experience not being able to upgrade, though. It keeps telling me I need the latest versions of .net and msxml, but I have the latest. Windows update doesn't find anything newer. When...