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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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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.

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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...

Resolved! How to exclude onedrive folder on client machine from backup

Here is the symptom:Scheduling a full SDR ebnabled backup from a remote Windows 10 1903 Enterprise. The user(s) use Office 365 and have OneDrive enabled. Backup Job fob fails with 0xe00084af because the agent cannot access the local onedrive path C:\...

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Initial Install after trial.

Looking for help for initial purchase after trial.  Found 13670-M0008  Veritas Be Server Windows 1SVR Mnt Bundle Init 1-Year CorpContacted the reseller, and they could not tell me if was the proper product for an initial install on a windows 2019 ser...

Slow backup of large number of small files

Running Veritas BUE v16 and encountering an issue when backing up servers that have a large number of small files.  For example, one of our file servers has 4.3 million files (mostly Office docs, jpg, etc.) in 600K folders for a total size of 1.1TB. ...

Pb Appliance BE3600

Hi,I have a Appliance BE3600 (version EPE) and I can not join it (ping).I connect screen and keyboard it, but no answer.(even reboot).The Hard Disk Led, Power led and Network Led are OK.Can you help me ?Is ther a diagnostic boot tools ?Rega...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...