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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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Snapshot creation by BE 2012

Hi, We have the following;- BAckup Exec 2012 on Win 2008 R2 (64 bit). EMC VNXe 3100 (Dual Controller). Hyper-V servers with 6 to 7 VMs.   We were taking the VMs backup from the Hyper-V server. The snapshot is not enabled inside the policy. Backup use...

Change Block Tracking file size

What additional size do i need to consider if i want to use Change Block Tracking technology for VM backup? Additional 5MB of disk space per every 10GB of vmdk size.

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Restore a Failed Backup

I have a huge problem. Our email server DB has "broken" and i need to get a copy of it out of the BE backup. When i login to the backup exec 2010 server, i do not see that server in question in the restore wizard. I do see where this server has been ...

Resolved! Backup Exec 2010 R3 Overwrite Protection

Weekly backup jobs to tape Question: When a tape becomes full and the 'Appendable Until' column indicates "Not appendable (Media full)" and the 'Overwrite Protection Until' date is set for a date in November, will this tape only become Overwriteable ...

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Technical Support = Stuff of Nightmares

A pro tip for those who need technical support.  You will need to open 15 cases for the same problem so that the odds of someone contacting you on time increase to slightly above 50%.   I've had a basic BE 2012 problem for a week now, I have 6 cases ...

VTL Not appendable (End marker unreadable )

Hello again!  I have spent the last 6 weeks on the phone with Symantec.  Phone support has not been able to resolve this issue.  I am posting my event logs here in the hopes that someone who has experienced this has a solution for me.  ANY help would...

Exchange Restore missing database on random dates

Hello, Enviroment: Backup Exec 2012 sp1 with all the latest hotfixes, running on 2008 R2 server. Backing up 2008 R2 with Exchange 2010.   Problem: Unable to restore mailbox items from the Exchange information store on certain backups, but not all. Wh...

Backup Exec 12.5 failing constantly

Hello. I am running Backup Exec 12.5 on Windows Server 2008 with SP2.   The backups fail every day. Most of the time the error code is 80042316, E000FEDF, 80042306, E00FE36, E0008821, E00084AF AND E000E020.   It will fail on Daily Diff and Weekly Ful...

Resolved! Problems with Backup-to-Disk on Backup Exec 11d

First off, I do realize this is an outdated version. I am at a clients site and have already requested they purchase 2012. It will be a while before they are able to buy it, so for now I need to try and support this version. My problem is that I do n...

Backup Job Queued. BE 2010

Hello - I've recently started a new job where the previous admin has Backup Exec 2010 setup on a Windows SBS server. I have zero experience with this software (and windows in general) so please forgive me. The job is scheduled to run daily incrementa...

BE 12.5 and Exchange 2007 (Can't see Information Store)

Hello all,   I've lost count on how many posts based on this topic I've read (and acted on) over the last weeks, but none seems to work for me. I have a BE 12.5 installed on a machine, that is (should be) backing up two Exchange 2007 machines (among ...

Resolved! Notification to distribution group not sending

Hi, I am running Backup Exec 2010 R2 Ver 13.0 Rev 4164 (32-bit) attached to a Dell PowerVault TL4000 with 2 x backup drives and a Robotic Library. I have several SMTP recipients setup. All user email objects work fine but when I try to 'test' send to...

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Backup Exec SBE 2012 Error V-79-57344-34036

I have an SBS 2011 Standard Server which had been backing up fine but now keeps coming up with the error: V-79-57344-34036. It also shows: Job ended: 24 October 2012 at 02:33:56 Completed status: Failed Final error: 0xe00084f4 - An unknown error ha...

Resolved! be2012 backup a netapp filer without NDMP

Dear  forum. We are using BE2012 and a Netapp FAS2020. We do not have the NDMP option installed. I try to create  a connection to our Netapp by adding a  "FileServer". However if i try to create a backup job no user account is able to log in to the N...

Backing up SQL Transaction Problems

HI We are running Backup exec 2010 R3, we have several servers running SQL 2008 being backed up with the SQL agent. We do a full backup of the SQL DB’s and constantly get the errors: V-79-40960-37914 - Database ReportServer is configured to maintain ...

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Error restoring a VM to another ESXI machine

Hi I've just backed up a VM using Backup Exec 2010 and I'm trying to restore it to another ESXI server (to test the backup), it gives me the following error:     Error category : Resource Errors Error : e000846a - The resource cou...

Best way to backup virtual machines to tape?

We have installed BE 2012 with VMware and HyperV agent. The customer has 3 virtual machines - Exchange, Terminal server and a Print Server. We need to have GRT over the Exchange VM machine, so we can restore an individual mailbox etc, whats the best ...

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tape backup absolute path

  hi Where do I find the absolute paths in the context of band number and backup date. I.e. I need the information which data are exactly on which tape For example file M. \ office \ blah \ info.blub is on tape in 2016 .... backed up on .... Ther...

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