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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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BE 2012 very slow on SBS

  Be 2012 - takes 15 -20 mins to show selection list , This SBS server have 36GB ram   Backup would start but would run very very slow     unintsalled \re-intsalled backup exec with default options  created and used new domain account and no help upd...

External Drives Not Coming Online

Hello all, We have Backup Exec 2012 version 14.0 rev 1798 (32-bit) running on Windows Server 2003 SP2. We use a rotation of 5 external USB hard drives as backup media. Since the server that runs Backup Exec does not have USB 2.0, the external drives ...

Cant restore some files from a hyper v grt backup

Hello, I have a W2k8 R2 Server with a virtual tape library and a tape autoloader library and use BE2012 SP1a. In my hyper V environment all guest vms have installed a RAW Agent, when i performend a backup from a guest computer who have installed RAW,...

Resolved! BE 12.5 Cancel Pending

I am trying to cancel a job and it sits on cancel pending. How do I get this job to stop running?

Resolved! Importing Tapes from an old Backup Exec Server

Hello I am running Backup Exec 12.5 on my main physical server. I am trying to import a tape and download the data from before I went Virtual and had two LTO Drives. The tape I am trying to access was from back in 2010 and I need to get a single file...

Resolved! BE & Hyper-V 2008 recovery data

Hi all,on Hyper-V included Active Directory, SQL and other microsoft features,will be recover after full recover of virtual machine and could they recover separately?

HolyRoyal by Level 5
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Unable to select which backup source i want to duplicate

I am having some issues trying to create a duplicate job on backup exec 2012 I have a group of servers which are backed up by a weekly job and then a monthly at the end of the month, both jobs go to a VTL on our REO9100. I want to duplicate these job...

Backing up Compressed Files with Backup Exec

Hi Hope someone can help me, I have a machine where I have used windows compression on some data it was nearly 1Tb which has been compressed to 291gb. Since compressing the data my back up Job rate has dropped from 2,500 MB/min to between 665 and 1,1...

Nesting of backup selections

I want to do a backup of a drive with subdirectories of files with a certain file ending.  - Well, that's easy BUT, I also want to exlude the same kind of files that are older than 3 days - HELP!? :) /bjorn

bjorn_b by Level 6
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Resolved! The Job stops in "Queued"

Hi Experts, i am having a problem on my backup exec.   Everytime i try to backup on the tape, the job stay on state "QUEUED" and don't do anything more. i expected for 12 hours, but it doesn't work.   i read about it, and the expert said to pause the...

Resolved! Backup file server to tape over fibre channel

Hi all, My file server with more than 2TB data need at least 2 days for backup all data. Can Symantec BE 2012 support backup all data from my file server ( it's an physical server ) to FC Tape autoloader via the SAN switch ? May i invest the HBA card...

khuyen by Level 2
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Backup Calendar

Hi everybody We have on problem :) We want make exclusion date into few backup policy Each backup policy have one schedule with exclusion  For exemple, policy 1 must run all sunday but with exclusion on sunday2 and sunday3 and sunday4 policy 2 must r...

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Resolved! ВЕ 2012 Novell Netware

Does be 2012 support  Novell Netware?There is 3 servers  novell netware,how to backup them using be 2012?

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CPS makes iManage Worksite thinks Documents are 'checked out.'

Having installed Backup Exec Continuous Protection Server (CPS) on an iManage Worksite server it appears to cause problems 'checking in/out' documents. Worksite gives an 'inavlid profile' message when trying to close documents (regularly but not alwa...

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Symantec Backup Agent question

hi everyone, do i need a special backup agent for domain controller or does the windows agent work fine   i am able to push the agent successfully and it shows up on the console manager but I am not able to manage it.   thanks

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DFS Backups since one Week takes nomore 2houre but 16 houres

Hello @ll  Little question. We have a server by one of our customers wich are using backup exec 2012 with all patches installed. The systems are windows server 2008 r2 wich are doing dfs to each other. Backups are running well (successfully). But sin...