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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! Restore tables with BE

Hi i have a question:   Backup Exec 2012 can restore tables? or just restore entire databases?   thanks

n3m3sls by Level 4
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Resolved! Backup exec 2012 Tape library

hi , old config (server with FC module + tape library with FC module) new config (server without FC module + tape library with FC module) i have this big problem, i have installed my BE 2012 in my new server and when i tryed to cable it with FC mo...

Lizenzierung VM-Ware Host

mir ist die Lizenzierung noch nicht ganz klar - folgende Ausgangssituation: Geplante 2 physikalische Server - 2*8 Core CPU - beide über SAS an Storage angebunden 1. Server aktives System, 2. Server für fail-over VMWare ESX 5.X Essential Plus 4-5 VM...

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Resolved! Backing up multiple B2D jobs to Tape

I have a question about a backup procedure that I can not seem to figure out. I have multiple folders from different servers that I backup.  Currently I have a policy that each job uses where they backup to disc, then duplicate to tape.  I am complet...

Resolved! BE 12.5 install options and license keys does nothing

Hi, I'm trying to add the IDR option to a Windows 2003 R2 x64 install of BE12.5 sp4 but when I select that option from the Tools menu a small window brielfy appears and disappears and then nothing else happens. The Change option from add/remove progr...

Restore job ran fine 1 time, can no longer connect to target

I created a job from my backup server to a different target server just to test that the data was useful. When creating the job I select the data files I want to transfer from a particular backup job. Everything goes fine. These are just regular file...

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Resolved! Difference between Vsphere and V center.

We are virtualizing our environment. I would like to know what is the difference of backing up my VMs from ESX host or from Vsphere or from V center. Please advice what is the best practice.

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Resolved! Again 0x80004005 - Unspecified error

Running Backup 2012 on w 2k8R2 64bit with followin patches: SP1, Hotfix 180964, 199866, 200433, 199190. no internet-access, no live-update.   Article:TECH53004 is not applicable, because already done so. Still receive this error, but sometimes the ba...

Backup on Tape: Error: Not appendable

Hello Everyone! We're backing up with BE 2012 on LTO5 Tape Drives. Since a few weeks, lots of Tapes are marked as "not appendable (End Marker unreadable)" (i hope thats the original Error message, we use the german version). The error appears at diff...

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Files System - Restore

Hi all I did some full backups to disk (just files, no databases etc.) with file agent from a file server to my backup server. The backup finished without errors, but when I try to restore some files, there is nothing to restore. Only a some folders ...

Resolved! Backup exec 2010 R3 and Exchange Mailbox Database

Hello everybody, I'm facing a problem since two days. BE 2010 R3 cannot backup my exchange databases and it show this error: After googling i've found a solution about installing a hotfix 180429 for BE 2010 R3. But nothing has changed. Somebody help...

Single tape job/Media management

One of my customers runs Backup Exec 2012 with a Exchange 2010 Full-Incremental B2D job. However, there are also a following tape job present but this is not configured as a duplicate job, but as a "standalone" tape job (full) (the customer simply wa...

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Backup Duplicate Task Fail - Fails Entire Job

Hi, I have a backup job that does a full backup to a local disk and then a duplicate to an external drive via USB.    I am having an issue that when the USB drive can't be recognised by Backup Exec or it finds some issue with it, that it wont just pe...

Resolved! How to extend trial period for Symantec Backup Exec 2012

Hello there, I'm currently running Symantec Backup Exec 2012 SP1 in trial mode and now expired already.  We are looking to purchase a licenses but we need more time for testing complete.  Is there a way to extend the trial period up to 30 days? Pleas...

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Resolved! BackupExec 2010 R2 jobs hanging

Dear All,   I'm running Backup Exec 2010 R2 on a Windows Server 2003 R2 Standared Edition server.   I have an issue with BackupExec 2010 R2 getting "stuck" on jobs. The job runs and then gets to a point where the status is "running" but nothing is ac...