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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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Resolved! Issue upgrading from 2010 to 2014

Hi   I have an installation of Backup Exec 2010 R3 SBS Edition and I am trying to upgrade to 2014. It's complaining about the desktop and laptop option, which we dont use anyway - but it wont let me proceed unless I uninstall it. However, when I ...

hongman by Level 3
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BE 2010 R3 LT03 drive slow write

HI there,   I recently replaced both the SCSI PCI card and the IBM LT03 drive as they both caused issues, the drive was completely faulty and both items got replaced, since then on the Backup Exec 2010 R3 side the write speeds to the new drive has ...

JaquesC by Level 4
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Backup DB maintenance fails

I have a client who's backup exec. 2012 daily DB maintenance fails. They are only up to SP2 and from what I have read this gets fixed I think in SP3 and SP4 is out. Is it as simple as applying the service pack 4? I have also read that if you trunc...

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Writer Name: Backup Exec Deduplication Storage, Writer ID: {55F6D76D-8617-4FC8-81E9-DF0DE529B555}, Last error: The VSS Writer timed out (0x800423f2), State: Failed during thaw operation (10).

Hi Running 2010 R3, all patches installed. Server 2008 R2 Std. I have a backup job which is getting this error out of the blue - I am backing up to a single non-rotated External HDD (this will be changing very soon, we are in the middle of transiti...

Tapes bound to jobs

Is there any way to bind a tape to a job?  For example, I have 5 tapes named 'Monday' through to 'Friday'. If Monday's tape is left in on Tuesday, the backup job scheduled to run on weekdays will simply append to Monday's tape. Is there anyway I can...

How to eject tape

Hi, I setup Backup Exec 2014 (14.1) on Windows Server 2012 and I've setup a backup job, unfortunately however I can't see the eject tape option anywhere? Tape device in use is a Quantum RDX-USB3, and the eject option was previously present in Backu...

Resolved! Restore individual files and folders from a VM

Good Day, I would need a solution please. Using BEX 2014 with VMware Agent installed.   I created a new job to backup the content of an ESXi (5.1). All the credentials are ok, the Agents are installed and running on my VMs (2003 R2)   On the jo...

V-79-57344-759 error for ms exchange 2010

Dear all, I have an issue to backup our ms exchange 2010 database. It always happen on last day(Friday) for my differential backup and full backup on Saturday. The error message always the same which is "V-79-57344-759 - Unable to complete the opera...

Resolved! how to install agent in domain controller.

Backup exec 2012. I want to install agent on domain controller(windows server 2012). what permission can I delegate to user to install agent on it? user is in domain admins. i get error: " Cannot open Service Control Manager on computer '*'. Thi...

Resolved! Queries re BE2012 licensing

Hi Forum, I have read elsewhere that a Backup Exec Server licence also effectively includes an 'Agent for Windows' license. But I have some other questions, if I may: 1a) Does a Backup Exec 2012 Server license also effectively include an 'Agent fo...

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Backup Exec 2014 - Logon Account could not be changed

Hi there,   i got a problem on my new Backup Exec 2014 installation.  I am not able to backup my SQL Server Databases. I got no possibility to change the logon account for the sql server on my machines.   See the picture attached.There is the sq...

SebastianW by Level 4
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Resolved! automatic notification reply

Hallo,   I have a problem on Backup Exce 2012, running on a Dell R720 with a RD1000 drive, (OS is Windows server 2008 R2). Where can I automatically acknowledge the handling request for eject medium? After the job has finished I have to log on to...

Resolved! Backup Exec 2014 not reseting archive bit

Like Backup Exec 2012 I find that my Full backups are not reseting the archive bit this results in my differntail backups basically running full backups which takes about 30 hours. In 2012 I uninstalled and reinstalled the agent on several servers w...

fail to connect /login into backupexec server

i try to using Domain Administrator login and password  to login but its fail . its was no problems at all when before the update sp4, is anyone can help me to reset the login?   i try to change the password but its need the old password to reset t...

Resolved! Backup Exec 2014 installation fails

Hi, I'm upgrading a Backup Exec 2010 R3 system to the recently released Backup Exec 2014. The system is a Windows Storage Server 2008 R2 system running SP1 and the latest Microsoft Updates. During the installation I receive an "Operating system erro...

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LT03 tape drive(backup exec 2010 R3) very slow write speed

Hi there, Recently had to change out a faulty LT03 drive with a replacement, and also replaced the adaptec SCSI card for the connection. This has been running on Backup Exec 2010 R3 (v 5204) and before the hardware was replaced I got decent write sp...

JaquesC by Level 4
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Migrating Dedupe Data

Hey Guys, We just purchased a Quantum DXi4701 and I need to migrate our old data from the Symantec Backup Exec Deduplication Folder over to it. Is this possible? I'd rather not have to leave the old folder alive for a year waiting on the data to exp...