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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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Resolved! System logon account problem

  Hi Guys, In one of my backup server the backup were configured with one System Logon Account, And the person who configured the jobs is not with us now & we don't the password of it. So I have a created new account and backup were configured. Now I...

Vamsi1 by Level 5
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Resolved! Problems restoring access database

I was out in the field today so I can only go off of what my coworkers explained to me...  We have an access database that occassional gets corrupted, so we run incremental backups of it every hour on the hour throughout the work day.  Sure enough wh...

Resolved! Exchange Config Error

Hello.... I am configuring Exchange to be backed up. I have gotten through the first 3-4 steps of: - Add Server - Select MS Exchange database availability group - Establish trust with servers On the screen where it asks for a domain controller that c...

Resolved! Relocate deduplication folder and database

I need to retire the physical NAS that I'm backing up to and move the deduplication folder and database to a new physical storage device.  The current drive is an iSCSI initiator mounted volume on a Windows 2008 R2 server with Backup Exec 2012 ver. 1...

tagross by Level 2
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Resolved! backup exec 2010 R2 Disk to Disk to USB Disk

All                 I am new to the backup exec world. I am charged with making some changes to our current backup exec environment. We currently write everything to tape. We have setup an environment to go to disk. We want to be able to backup the d...

DanK114 by Not applicable
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Resolved! Extend a tape overwrite period

Hi, I have set a 30 day overwrite period on my tapes. I'd like to extend this overwrite period to 60 days but only for one singe tape, but I know I'll need it for restore. How do I do that ? Or what would be the thing to do to keep this one tape avai...

crp by Level 3
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Resolved! no appendable (end marker unreadable)

Hi,   I have a tape that has no appendable (end marker unreadable) in its property and I cannot use it for backup and I understand that I have to reformat this tape. but this tape has some new data on it and I must keep them. so I muse duplicate it o...

Vmware backup failing with Backup Exec 2012

Hi, I need a help, Vmware snapshot backups are failing with Backup Exec 2012, its giving error as  ¨there is a changes in the backup policy¨ and error code : v-79-32768-16389 I guide, this is issue with snapshot cache file in datastore, snapshot file...

NBU_13 by Level 6
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Installation issue with Backup Exec 2012 SP1

Hi,   I am trying to install the Backup Exec 2012 SP1. The installation runs very smoothly till the installation revivew step and after that it installs the Microsoft Report Viewer Redistributable 2005 and it fails at Symantec Backup Exec without any...

deepraj by Level 4
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Resolved! My Windows 2008 R2 crashed

Hello   Due to diskarray problems my Windows 2008 R2 server is gone. Backup Exec 2012 We had one Systemdisk C and DATAdisk D I have backups on my NAS. Could someone give me a hint how to proceed!   Thanks in advance!  

Xodar by Level 4
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Hello everyone My symantec backup exec 2012 is installed on  windows Server 2008 R2 Virtual Machine, when i am trying to backup my domain controller which is windows server 2003 x86 sp2 Ent Edition, the backup is failing.My BackupExec is uptodate wit...

Resolved! Help with BackupExec 2012 licensing.

Hi! I need some help with BackupExec 2012 licensing for my enviroment, se below. Server1 Win 2k8R2  Domaincontroller Server2 Win 2k3R2  MS-SQL server Server3 Win 2k8R2  BackupExec 2012 Mediaserver - LTO5 TapeLibrary SaS - LTO3 TapeLibrary SaS Serve...

No Selection available backup exec 20122 r3

i am backing up exchange server 2003 SP2 mailboxes. when i tried to restore the mailboxes it says no selection is available Backup completed successfully everyday.  I can see the selection till date 27 march but after 27th march Backup Completed suce...

Winny_Sharma by Level 2
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Resolved! expecting help at high risk

Sir recently I mean four months back I have bought WD elements external harddisk of size one TB and I have taken backup all my files of size 750GB. While operating on linux the disk has been corrupted and I was unable to access my files on windows an...

Differentials succeed, but aren't available to restore.

We have two servers that run a full backup weekly, then differentials nightly.  When selecting restore points, or searching for files to restore, the full backups are available for restores, but the differential backups aren't listed.  The diff jobs ...

Resolved! Backup Exec 2012 Data Transfer Rate

Hi, I just want to confirm if Backup Exec Media Server can monitor or control data transfer rate of backups? Is there some tab in the menu where I can look for this? Or some information in the console that refer to this? Thanks for your help. Best Re...

nesmac by Level 3
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Moving / Backup of Bkf Files (Revisit)

I've was searching around looking for a better way or the proper way to transfer backups from one BE2012 server to another and found this post, "Moving / Backup of Bkf Files"  I'...

Mike55 by Level 3
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