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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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Deduplication folder offline following password change

Backup Exec 16.0 Rev. 1142 on Windows Server 2012 R2Original service account was deleted.  New service account was created.  All services have been correctly associated with the new username/password.  All services are running.  Deduplication folder ...

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Resolved! Backup Exec 15 catalog error

After moving backupexec database to a new SQL server I started to see tenthousands of warning messages complaining about: ODBC access error. Possible lost connection to database or unsuccsesful access to catalog index in the database.Anyone else havi...

Restore job stuck in Pre-Processing

I´m trying to do an redirect restore on users mailbox and the job stuck in Pre-Processing state.The exchange version is 2013.I have restart the windows server and run inventory on the disk storage.For a mounth ago I did redirect restore and also rest...

Unable to backup MS Exchange 2013 CU20 DAG

Currently I am having problems backing up the MS Exchange 2013 CU20 DAG, previously be fore it was a DAG, we have no issue but once we have configured the DAG, I am able to see the DAG but when I click on the mailbox the error saying that the DAG is ...

Unable to create the Restore Job - Unknown reason {0}

When trying to restore I receive the error message "Unable to create the Restore Job - Unknown reason {0}". Looking at event view logs it's because the database has reached it's 4GB limit. as suggested elsewhere, re-indexed, repaired, and compacted t...

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BE v20.2 and S3 Bucket

Hello,I have setup Cloud Storage on the Backup Exec v20.2 and confirmed all is working.The issue I have is that the S3 bucket is in EU (Ireland) but the reads/writes according to the billing goes through US East (N.Virginia).Checking the Backup exec ...

Linux servers duplicated as windows boxes

Hi,I have a question that I couldn't find an answer to, mainly because I can't quite work out the right words to describe it!When I add a linux server to BE with a FQDN, it appears on the list with a Windows logo (rather than the penguin).  Then, aft...

The return code from the MSI is: 1603

HiI tries to install licenses for the product Backup Exec 20.2 on Windows serwer 2012. So far without success.Attached logs. How to solve the problem? Regards

Agent Does Not Support GRT

So I have been getting this error when backing up a Server 2016(DC) from a Server 2012 R2 Server(BE/Media Server). When it backups the SystemState I do have GRT enabled but it keeps giving me the following error. Which I do understand is becasue the ...

Rename the folders in restore.

Hi to all.I have a very strange issues. We use the Backup Exec 2010 r3 (we need it because we still use a sql server 2000). The point is after a restore the program rename 4 folders (contact, desktop, documents and downloads) and replace the names wi...

Resolved! Backup exec replication offsite

Hi Veritas, Here you go!, Im new in backup exec. We have 4 site including the head office and in every site there's 1 server with 10 VM's on it. OS: Windows/linux VM: Vmware 6 We would like to implement to backup every VM's and also replication offsi...

Retore Regystry as file

Hi, i've a question to restore a registry.i want to restore the registry as a file from a systemstate backup because  i search a Value of a registry key.I don't want that the registry of a live system will be overwritten from the backup registry.Is t...

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Resolved! Backup Exec provides Day 1 support for Microsoft Windows Server 2019

Backup Exec provides Day 1 support for Microsoft Windows Server 2019 with the Backup Exec 20.3 RTM External Validation Program. More details available in the blog announcement:

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Resolved! Job Using Wrong IP of Client

Backup Exec 20The situation is I was backing up a server which had an IP of The server was moved to a new LAN, so its IP is now However, it also still has a seperate NIC on the old lan segment (backup ISP). When the backup runs i...

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Assign Backup Job to Media Set

I have a regular backup for files which runs full on the weekend and incremental on other days. But I also have a monthly backup of images and sound file which runs full every month and incremental every week.The thing is, I need a tape set for one t...

Migrate jobs from BE15 to BE20

Hi,I run BE15 with lots of backup jobs and now I am looking to purchase BE20, can i migrate all the jobs from BE15 to BE20 without the need to create them in BE20 from scratch. Will the migration also create the storage pools and media links as well?...

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