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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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Resolved! Backwards Compatibility with BE2010

Hi,We currently have a number of old LTO3-LTO5 tapes, made using Backup Exec 2010, that need restored however we no longer have access to our Backup Exec 2010 machines due to them running on Windows XP and IT deeming them a risk. Just needing to know...

BE 22 - Desaster Recovery Questions

Hi VOX Community!First of all: When creating this post, BE 22 is not available under "product version" dropdown, this would need to be added some day. :)Got a question in regards to bare metal desaster recovery: We updated to 22 and recreated our des...

Restore data to external drive

hello im trying to restore data from old tapes to an external disk and i get this error :The job failed with the following error: Unable to restore Utility Partition data to non Utility Partition device.Final error: 0xe00084a2 - Unable to restore Uti...

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"Ready; No idle devices are available"

Hello,Currently, I am getting the following error when backing up my data:"Ready; No idle devices are available"And also the state of the drive is "offline" and I can not change it to online.Thanks,Ramin

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Emergency Help

Dears Kindly Your Experience to Provide Solution For Below Contiguous Case from 25 days Some one From Our Company Tried Backup Exec 2014 as trial and make backup over tape then cyber attacj happened erase all Server even backup exec server now we mak...

Dat 72 device Backup Exec10 question

hello i have a dat 72 device and a quantum tape dasy chain together in backup exec i see both and in device manager also i can do inventory of the quantum when i insert a tape there is 4 tapes in the dat72 but when i right click on it there is no opt...

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Backup Exec 22 Linux Agent

So I am trying to install the Linux agent that is on the dvd but it keeps giving an error which is the following[root@server agent]# ./installralus.cmd./installralus.cmd: line 1: @if: command not found./installralus.cmd: line 3: REM: command not foun...

Resolved! Multiple vendor OST in Backup Exec?

Does BE support OST from multple vendors? A 2016 post implies that it was supported, so I just want to make sure that's still true for BE 21. We've set up a new Dell Data Domain DD6400, but we need to keep the old Quest DR4100 around for a few more m...

unnecessarily tapemovement

Today i was watching a tape backup job.It started really well. but after 27GB it didn't show any progress. it looked stuck at loading media.checked the tapelibary. and it was actualy moving the tape from drive back to slot. and from slot back to driv...

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Good afternoon,Could anyone tell me if it is possible to create a job and point it directly to a specific barcode tape?In the current settings I use, I can only point to the tape library, tape drive, disk or some slot.BACKUP EXEC VERSION:21.3TAPE: LT...


Resolved! Backup Sets disappeared after deleting LTO8 Library

We decided to upgrade BackupExec to new version. However we decided not to move old SQL database, since it's huge and very slow. We decided to leave old server offline and use only to see which files are on which tape. If we need to recover some file...

Backup exec 21.4 pvlsvr SQL.log on Root of C

After doing a fresh install of Backup Exec 21.4 my backup exec server creates an SQL.LOG file on the root of my server. This file continues to grow to point its 75GB large. I have to kill all the backup exec services before deleting this SQL.Log TXT ...

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Backup domain controller

 Hi dear All. i use Symantec Backup exe version 15. i have domain controller on windows server 2012 R2 and windows server 2016 r2. after adding server to symantec click -establish trust- like error. i search on google but cannot findThe job failed wi...

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Add First Server to Veritas

Hello, I am having quite a time trying to get off the ground with Veritas. Please see the attached errors I am getting when trying to add a server to be backed up. I have created a domain admin account to use for Veritas which is part of the admin gr...

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Attempt to upgrade Backup Exec 20.4 to 21.4 failing

I am attempting to update a backup exec installation. Currently the Backup Exec UI shows this server as version 20.4 Rev 1188.However, the installer gives me this error when I attempt to install:This version of Backup Exec (21.0.1200) does not match ...

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