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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! How to escalate Veritas technical support ticket

Dear community,I'm struggling with a Veritas technical support ticket opened on 23.07.2018. Due to several reasons I already requested two times to get the ticket escalated but with no success. Multiple times I was not contacted by Veritas at the agr...

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Resolved! Installing/running Backup Exec in a VMware NSX environment

Hi,I don't have all the details but a customer is asking if it's possible to install Backup Exec into a VMware NSX environment. Do we or does anybody have experience installing / running Backup Exec in such an environment? They say they don't have th...

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Cannot update Maintenance License on BE dashboard

Hello,I renewed maintenance contract and installed License file which is generated on myVeritas. On Dashboard it shows still maintenance contract is 0 days. I tried to install license again but it says "The Entitlement ID that you entered is already ...

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Backup Exec 2016- Storage Snapshot backup

Greetings !!I have a requirement to backup a VM server which has RDM Luns. These RDM LUN sizes are 4 TB, 6 TB, and a 5 TB. VMware flocks updated the RDM Disk cannot convert to virtual disk because of its size it is not supported.We could not move the...

Backup Exec 20.2 Unable to fetch certificate

Hi everybody,I did the upgrade from Backup Exec 16 to 20.2 and every servers are getting backed up fine except one. Everytimes I try to establish trust with my VMware ESXI server it gives me the following error:Exception. Cannot establish trust for [...

Resolved! Backup Exec 2015 - List of revisions

Just looking for a list of revisons to make sure I'm o the latest. Can't seem to loacte a great loction for this info. I went here but still not sure. ust want to make sure I didn't miss on...

Resolved! Impact of daylight saving time (DST) on Backup Exec

Hi, our country doesn't have daylight saving time (or summer time adjustment) but during the summer olympics in Tokyo, we plan to implement DST for a limited period of time. I'm being asked by our OEM what impact this would have on our product functi...

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0x1e - The system cannot read from the specified device.

VM level Backup job getting failed with error - 0x1e - The system cannot read from the specified device.The object was not found, or could not be accessed (Hyper-V backup).An unexpected error occurred when cleaning up snapshot volumes. Confirm that a...

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BE16: Backup of VM's (hyperV and svcmm 2016) stuck at 0 Bytes

 Hello there!We're running BE16.0 Rev 1142. I've created a backup job containing the backup of multiple VM's running on HyperV and SCVMM 2016. The task was running for a few weeks without any problems (only sometimes single VMs coulnd't be backup'ed)...

Is it possible to extract a file tree from the Catalog files?

Hi everyone,I have been searching for a couple of hours but have not been able to find the answer on my own.Due to a migration at my company to a new system, I'd like to publish the location of specific files on our tapes.With a file tree/the locatio...

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cannot install BE 2016

Hello, anybody had an issue and solved within this error message?we are running BE 2015 and trying 2016 version (becuase it should have a support for QNAP NAS device)<br+ 08-21-2018,14:28:44 : V-225-302: ERROR: Failed to install SQL Express BKUPEXEC ...

Veritas Backup Exec 16 backup sets not found

Hi AllPlease assist, my backup to tape job has just completed successfully. However when I try to restore data from the tapes I do not see all data I backed up. When I check the tapes, some of them have data and some of them are saying no backup sets...

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Hyper-V (Server 2016) - Differential Backup Support for VMs

Hi,I am running Backup Exec 20.1 on Server 2016 STD connected to an IBM LTO-7 Fibre Channel Ultrium Tape Library & Tape Drive.The same Server (that does the backups) runs Hyper-V and has a very large VM of about 3 Terabyte. It takes a good 14 hours t...

Resolved! Backup Exec 2012 Unable to create the restore job

Hi, I'm using Backup Exec 2012 Ver 14.0 on Windows Server 2012 R2.currently I can't do restore with error "Unable to Create the Restore Job" with Unknown Reason:{0}."I had tried to update with SP 4, but still no luck.Need help. 

Resolved! Always incremental backup in BE

Sorry for the very basic question but can somebody explain to me why Backup Exec can't support Always Incremental backup (merging incremental to the full backup taken at some point time thus allowing to run incrementals forever to reduce the time req...

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