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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 files larger that 4GB? Backup exec 2010

Im trying to find the setting in Backup Exec 2010 R3 that just creates one big backup file instead of multiple 4GB files. I made some changes to my backups and I used to have it create one big file with no size limitation. It made things much more ea...

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Resolved! eengine is not present or hidden

I received this message on one of the 2000+ servers that I remote into. "VSS Snapshot warning. File c:\program files (x86)\common files\symantec shared\eengine\eectrl64.sys is not present on the snapshot." Now normally, I get around this by just cr...

External 3TB USB drives don't work

I thought I asked this and got a answer but it is not in my activity so going to ask it here. I had an issue a while back where I got a customer to update their 650 gig external USB drives to 3+TB ones. I guess anything over 2TB has a different stora...

mli7777 by Level 5
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Backup Exec 2012 question

Have 2 question which i hope you guys can help me with.   I have upgraded from BE 2010 to BE 2012. My understanding is that to backup a VmWare server, you need to add the Vcenter or ESX server first and then once added, open it and choose the servers...

Special Folder under Mail Root in Backup Exec

Hello, What is the purpose of the folders [Common Views,Deferred Action, Finder, Freebusy Data, Schedule, Shortcuts, Views]? Do they need to be selected as part of the backup?    Thank you, Ricardo 

Resolved! services have begun stopping. always on log on

this is weird. I have a list of services (all Enterprise) that have begun stopping, upon reboot always and sometimes logging on: It's the five at the bottom. Now, when I try to restart all services all of them do start....except those bottom five. T...

Gossett by Level 6
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retention policies broken?

This is what my storage looks like: at the moment I can not figure out how to set this in my retention policies. Can anyone point me to the place to do this? seems it's not purging and i'd hate to actually go delete sets manually.

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Restore job from B2d

Hi, i am trying to restore Mailbox items from a previous backup but there is already a backup job running on the exchange server to b2d. Can we run the restore job now or have to wait for the backup job to complete? I am trying to resotore few emails...

Resolved! vSphere 5.5

Hello community,   can anybody tell me if vSphere 5.5 is currently supported with the latest relaese of BE2012? Thanks for some informations.

Backup Exec 12 not picking up tape library

Hi, Hope someone can help.  I am running Backup Exec 12 on Windows Server 2013 and have a Quantum Scalar i40 but the Quantum is not being picked up by Backup Exec, it is only picking up a standalone HP drive.  I am running the latest firmware on the ...

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POST Job after Backup - not enough time

Hello Community, after my Exchange Backup I need to robocopy these backupfiles to another server via network. I want to start my script right after the backup is done but as the robocopy command takes more than 300 minutes it is not working properly ...

The magazine is missing or not properly installed.

I am using two 1TB external hard drives for my backups which I use 1 at a time swapping them out twice a week. This was working fine in the past but recently I am getting this error: "The magazine is missing or not properly installed." I have changed...

Resolved! Compression no longer working for some jobs

We have a number of jobs that run over the week. For some reason about a month ago our "Full" backup jobs began using much less compression. It went from a ratio of 1.5:1 to 1:1 or maybe 1.1:1. Our "Incremental" jobs are still compressing at 1.4:1...

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Resolved! Admin quit, now I'm the backup guy. Help needed

Our senior net admin quit and he was the only one who knew about our back exec setup. I was now given the duties and have never done anything in the backup realm before. Can anyone point me in the right way of basics and how discover how our backup e...

BackupExec offsite catalog/restore issues

Symantec Backup Exec 2010 R3 I am having trouble with my tapes in Backup Exec. Here is our process. We rotate the tapes every 5 weeks and relabel the tapes daily. Monday to Thursday we run a differential. On Friday we run a Full with hardware compres...

Camper by Level 2
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