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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...

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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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Dedupe local storage offline

Our 9/13/19 backups failed because our storage went offline, and I've no clue why as we hadn't made any changes to the server on the 12th. Backups had been running flawlessly since May. It's a local disk with plenty of space left (1.65 Tb free). I've...

eritas by Level 3
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Backups failing after enabling DFS on server

I have a file server setup that everyone in my organization uses as a network drive to save their documents to (D: drive).  Backup exec has worked just fine backing it up until I enabled DFS on the server this past week.  Now backup exec runs for 3 m...

Best method for RDX removal

We have an issue with RDX unit going offline either at inventory time, or when client removes diskWhat is the preferred method to eject in the job itself, or manually from the Unit. (some clients have eject set in job, or they remove themselves)The p...

JJ-99 by Level 3
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Restore I see the Backup Set but not the files

Hi there, I am trying to granular restore from a media 1/2019. It‘s write protected and previously used to restore some files. The Backup Set shows in the restore pane but when selecting the drive there are no files.Thanks 

Resolved! Hardware Encryption Issues

Hi all,Hopefully someone on here will be able to help as I am at a loss with 2 support queries at the moment.We have backup exec 20 installed and backing up a fileserver to a Quantum Ultrium LTO-8 HH Tape Drive with LTO-8 tapes. All documentation I h...

JSITVC by Level 2
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Linux Backup

Root Directory can not be found. Linux Backup Error

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Backup Exec 20.6 Beta program registrations are now open

Are you interested in participating in the upcoming Backup Exec 20.6 beta program? Our team welcomes hearing from you!The Backup Exec Beta program aligns to the upcoming version release—20.6—which contains new features to support the unique interests...

MS SQL eroro

Hello,We get errors during chain restore FULL --> DIFF --> transaction log, but FULL --> DIFF works fine.Log accaount - sysadminSource DB with FULL recovery modelAdvanced open file option disabledAllow OFFLINE true Restore to New DBs, NEW servers (sa...

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Resolved! BE V20.5: Import Export fails with E0008213 / E0008214

Library: "NEOs StorageLoader", 8 physical slots, 1 Mailslot (defined inside library), 7 Slots visible to Backup Exec1) The full backup job has been set to export the tape after backup completes --> this immediate export fails with "E0008213 destinati...

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Differential backup from a full VM backup

Using BackupExec 16 with vmWare and have a question regarding full server backups, differentials and virtual machines.  Can I have differential backups of the DATA portion of a server that I do a full virtual machine backup of?  Here is the scenario:...

Resolved! Backup Exec console crashes on open

 I had Backup Exec Capacity Edition v16 which suddenly started crashing seconds after trying to open the console and Veritas support suggested upgrading to 20.3 which I did but that also did the same.  The result is I cannot use the software now as i...


Resolved! NDMP to NDMP Restore Failed

Hello ,We have BE16FP2.  We have 2 NDMP servers same brand netapp same version. ((Netapp-FAS2240-2 NetApp Release 8.2P3 7-Mode)We are trying to restore tape backupset from ndmp1 to ndmp2 and it is giving error also ndmp2 to ndmp1 is the same:0xe00013...

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Resolved! Duplicate 2 x LTO6 to 1 x LTO7 or 8?

A client is using BE 20.5 and their LTO6 single-drive tape library is nearing end-of-support. Shopping for new single-drive libraries now, but it will be either LTO7 or LTO8.Each of their archive backups is on 2 LTO6 tapes. One LTO7 (or 8) tape would...

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Resolved! Cannot assign encryption key to multiple jobs.

Following a migration to new hardware and a new OS, we can no longer assign an encryption key to the jobs.Only one user account configured on server: System logon accountOnly one encryption key configured on server, this key was configured today (18t...

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Resolved! Simplified Disaster Recovery disk image failure

On trying to create an SDR disk image (BE button > Configuration and Settings > Create Disaster Recovery Disk) the wizard tells me I have to manually install a couple of Microsoft software packages; the Assessment and Deployment Kit (ADK) and the Pre...

DCA-IT by Level 4
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