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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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Directory not found

Hi,We have BE 20 on a server 2019, some of our jobs failed with the errorV-79-57344-65033 - Directory not foundThe directory is there but it looks like that BE 20 is not able to brows that directoy othere sub directory in the same folder we can brows...

Shahin by Level 6
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Job has failed

Hi,can someone tell me why BE 20 backup 5TB data and after that shows job failed and when check the logs I can see that a single html file on a one of the servers was corrupted. now when try to run a differential job from the same Full backup the BE ...

Shahin by Level 6
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BE 12.5 hotfix

We have had to restore using BE 12.5 recently and we had an issue with restoring folders that use DFRS.  Eventually we worked out that we needed to remove hotfix 169741.  We are now trying to back up and it's failing!  So presumably we need to instal...

Agent upgrade question

Hi,I have a new Tape library with BE 20. I have also an old Tap library that is connected to a different server with BE 15.We want to be able to read the tapes from the older Library with BE 15, at the same time we want to backup the files on the ser...

Shahin by Level 6
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Backup Exec Linux Agent not working

The backup get failed in Backup exec 2012 Ralus Linux agent.We tried to restart the agent and client server seem cannot fix the problem.We enable the debug log and found that the FS_BlowOutMachine entered the wrong path of our selection list. debug l...

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Resolved! Run jobs different NIC

Hi, I have a Tape library in our network and I would like to run the backup of our servers on isolated switch in the network. The servers that I want to backup each has a free NIC . The IP of the network is I connect the free NIC of ...

Shahin by Level 6
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Need an offsite tape duplication plan

Current we backup to LTO tape media, about 6TB per week.  I know there are various methods for duplicating backups but I'm looking for a solution that would allow me to automate the duplication of the most recent full and all the incrementals availab...

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BE 20.5 maximize tape usage

We have:- one single media server- one library with 8 slots and 1 LTO6 drive- We run a daily job to tape for incremental and a weekly job for full backup.- Each full backup is less than 500 GB. So, 4 full backups fit onto single weekly tape.- We use ...

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Resolved! BE 20 Agent

Hi,We have a new library and we are going to install it on a server 2019 server with BE 20.Currently we have other Library with BE 15. we want to backyp our servers with BE 20.should we first remove the BE 15 agents from the servers or we can install...

Shahin by Level 6
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Backup Exec not delete old jobs expired from NAS

Hi, I used Backup Exec 20.4 for backup my server (Hypervisor + 2 VMs to Windows 2016 Server). My storage location is a NAS Synology. I had 2 tasks for my job :1 complete job first sunday of the month with 5 days storage1 incremential daily backup wit...

Two-factor authentication on Backup Exec 20.6

Hi:Has Backup Exec 20.x support for Two - factor authentication? (password + email or alike?)I've been looking trough the manual but can´t find anything about it. ( i think it's not supported, but wanna make sure).Best Regards.

peter12 by Level 4
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Resolved! Monitoring multiple Backup Exec servers ?

Hi,We have several Backup Exec servers (Windows) across our patch. Is there some way to monitor them on-bulk?The type of information required is if the recent daily/weekly backup completed successfully or not.Thanks

Backup Exec Restore to a Different Location

Greetings,I'm trying to restore data to a different location than the source. It's a top level folder under a network share, such as \\server\share\RestoreFolder. The problem is, Backup Exec creates the top level folder within RestoreFolder when it s...

Resolved! Backup Exec 15 - Qunatum LTO 7 Autoloader Compatibility

Does Backup Exec 15 support the Quantum Superloader 3 LTO-7HH autoloader?In the hardware compatibility list ( it mentions LTO-5HH and LTO-6HH but no mention of LTO-7HH. I do see LTO-7 drives...