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Backup Exec 22.2 - BETA Program registration is open

We are recruiting for our exclusive BETA Program for Veritas Backup Exec 22.2, and we hope that you will consider joining. The program is tentatively planned to start May 29 and run through June 19, 2023. The actual time commitment that we would requ...

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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! Powershell and command

My goal is to run a script in Powershell that will return the jobtype of backup of the datasize, and I only want the results for th elast 1 day. If I run this command below I get the results from everday in the job history including alot of unwanted ...

Backup Exec 2010 R3 SP3 install

We currently use Backup Exec 2010 R3 with SP2.  I'm wondering if anyone has upgraded their Backup Exec 2010 R3 to SP3 and,  if so, have there been any problems or gottchas'? Thanks. A-

Error on Event Viewer Backup exec 2010 Event id 570860

Hello folks,    when i open the event viewer i get the following error, " An error occurred while attempting to log into the following server: "Servername"  SQL error "0011"   Im not sure what the error is about, since apparently everyhing is working...

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Upgrading File Server & Restoring from tape

Good morning, I need some confirmation that what I am about to do is feasible before I make changes to production sever. I have inherited a legacy file server that needs to be upgraded from Server 2003 to 2008 R2.  The file server was configured with...

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Can't open Continuous Protection Server Admin Console

Hello, I am trying to open the Backup Exec CPS Console on the server that I see the services running on. When I try to do this I get the error: The Administration Console could not connect to the Continuous Protection Server Continuous Management Ser...

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Backing up Exchange 2010 Public Folder

My Exchange team added a new server and moved the Public Folders to it.  I wanted to move the backup of the folders so I added the new server to Backup Exec 2012 by adding the new server.  I selected Microsoft Exchange Database availability group and...

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Resolved! Powershell and job history

Hello, I'm trying to find a way in which I can run the Powershell command "Get-BEJobHistory" on remote machines and have the value for "TotalDataSizeBytes" changed to GB instead. I can easily run  "Get-BEJobHistory | fl" on the local server, but in a...

Incremental job will not run...

Hello. We have multiple SQL servers and in order to backup the transaction logs we need to run incremental jobs. The problem we are having is our Incremental job(s) will not run if the Full job runs past (even a little bit) the Incr start time. In ot...

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Resolved! 0xe00084af error and vss problems

Hello! i need help! Symantec 13.0.2896, Windows 2008 r2. I cant backup my server. Seems like after some windows updates. 0xe00084af error - The directory or file was not found, or could not be accessed. I can backup the systemstate, but when i ...

Nokkela by Level 4
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Resolved! Ultrium 920 not reading Tapes

Hi all, We currently have the HP Ultirum 920 back-up tape drive, but are having issues when trying to read standard tapes. The four LED lights on the front of the Tape are showing; Solid Green for ready, but the Tape & Drive are flashing orange. The ...

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What does the Job status "Resumed" mean?

I have created a new backup Job that fails now for several times. I just wanted to check if I made a mistake and tried to open de Job but it looks like it is still running (again?) because the timer is at 4:11 (while the total backupjob ran for about...

BackupExec 2012 - Library - No Idle devices available

Hi All, I have a large BackupExec 2012 environment (yes, pity me) and am having some issues with the tape library in the solution. I have 1 x CASO and 2 x Media Servers in the solution, the disk storage is ExaGrid and the Tape Unit is a IBM TS3310 wi...

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Resolved! Error restore/backup/cancelled time consuming

Hi All,   I'm just wondering why does it took a lot of time before the error occur in Backup Exec 2012. 1. During backup why the error appeared after 55 mins or after 1 hour. Why the error didn't appear at the beggining of the backup 2. Same with res...

Resolved! Backup Server support for current MS products

I'd like to install BE2012SP2 on a server running the current versions of MS server software (W2012 + SQL Server 2012). These products have been in market for some time now (W2012 R2 and SQL Server 2014 will be release in the not too distant future) ...

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