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Backup Exec 22 - Technical Preview Program now open for recruitment

We are currently recruiting customers who are interested in participating in the upcoming Backup Exec 22 Technical Preview Program. The Technical Preview Program for the upcoming release of Backup Exec contains some new features which continue to pos...

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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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Creating a Support Ticket

After creating a support ticket for Backup Exec 2012, I am asked for a support ID.  I have no idea where to find this information.  Help would be appreciated.

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Resolved! Backup Exec 12.5

Hi Team,   If any security available for open the Backup Exec program. (Ex. Login)   - vicky

Resolved! Ready, No Idle Device Are Available

Okay working with Backup Exec 2012 Sp1a which had just be upgrade from BE2010.   Here's the scenerio; Working with 3 Windows servers.  I created a backup jobs for each server.  I have one Storage device (3TB Disk).  I scheduled all my jobs to go off ...

Resolved! Backup Exec 11d

Hi,       We are using 400GB tape for take backup. In backup software going to select the tape and check the size it's showing wrong info. Any one sugguest.......   - vicky

Resolved! Backup Exec 12.5

Hi,   In Report Column i selected the Media and Run the media set but in job history i didn't find any reports running.   - vicky

BE 2010 R3 Domino server recovery question

I have recently went through a Domino Mail server recovery, that to say the least didn't go too well.  We did get it recovered finally, but it took more steps and more time than I thought it should.  So the questions I have are these: From a Full bac...

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Resolved! Backup Exec Error

hi.. Issue came from when shifted listed steps old server with windows server 2003 x 86 ... new server with windows server 2008 R2 x64 ... copied All data get catalog & other All data successfully also made change with HP LTO-4 to now Dell-LTO-5 ( Mo...

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Backup job cancellation taking long time

Hi, I have BE 2012 on windows 2008 Std R2. I am taking Hyper-V VM backup on to the tape(LTO5 tape library). I have tried a job to cancel but it was taking too long time, showing job cancellation pending. I need to restart the BE service... The "beeng...

Resolved! wrong type of drive on archived catalog storage!

Hi!   I just wanted to restore some files of an 2010 backuped media tape, but i ran an an curious problem. The files on the catalog are not marked as tape. So i always get the errormasage "invalide storrage drive" (german: ungültiges Speichergerät). ...

Resolved! Backup exec install options

Hi, I am currently trying to figure out whether I should install the "agent for vmware and hyper-v" feature on the main backup exec server to push out the agent for hyper-v or install the agent on hyper-v machine directly using the backup exec cd? so...

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Resolved! Backup Exec API?

Hi Does Backup Exec have an API or maybe a command line interface? Or any other way a 3rd party application could integrate with Backup Exec?   Thanks  

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Backup Exec 2012 reduced job rate

We have Backup Exec 2012 running on a Windows 2008R2. Up until a couple of nights ago the backup ran successfully with a job rate of approx. 1028MB/min. Over the last 2 nights the job rate has dropped to approx. 192MB/min. which causes the backup to ...

Resolved! Exchange 2010 cmdlet failed during backup operations

Environment: Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard SP1 with Exchange 2010 SP2 UR3 Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard SP1 with Backup Exec 2012 SP1 During backup operations full and incrementel I get multiple errors in event log:   Protokollname: MSExchange ...

GRT backup of Active Directory V-79-57344-38747

  I am making a backup of a Virtual centre server (agent for Vmware) which host several virtual servers. This backup included 2 Domain Controller. One of the domain controllers is a Windows 2003 Server and the other DC is Windows 2008 R2. We also hav...

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Resolved! Configure Lotus Notes Backup

Hi team, i m unable to configure lotus notes backup, in backup exec 2012 i m not able to view Lotus Tab in backup selection list can i select flat file backup.  

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Media is in Unrecognized format.

I Installed a trial version for Backup Exec 2012 and connected my LTO 4 tape drive it. I could erase the tape , but could not write on it.Error is "Media is Unwritten in a Uncrecognized format" I erased it many times but nothign works. I tried to ano...

Resolved! Backup Exec Linked Jobs

I am trying to create a new backup job which is linked to an existing job. Job A backup to network storage Job B backup to tape drive. how do I create a linked between both jobs. I cant seems to find the steps to create a linked job.  

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BackupExec BackupToDisk to Netgear ReadyNAS offline

I am using BE2010 (2896 64bit) to backup to a  1.8 TB Netgear ReadyNAS with a BackupToDisk volume that works fine up to about 400GB then shows low diskspace and then shows offline in the devices, but there is still 60-70% of the drive space available...

Resolved! Invalid Physical Volume Library Media Identifier

Error: (Server: "BACKUP") (Job: "Trogdor Backup-Duplicate AM") Trogdor Backup-Duplicate AM -- The job failed with the following error: Invalid Physical Volume Library Media Identifier.  I've moved my BEDB from a dedicated SQL Server 2008 R2 SP1 ma...

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BE 2012 SP1a installation & agent push update problems..

Hello we tried to upgrade through liveupdate, our BE 2012 to SP1a. The server is running windows 2008 standard SP2. The liveupdate appears to have been completed succesfully but i wanted to verify that it has intalled succesfully. Checking the He...