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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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Backup Exec

Hello,Recently i have bought Backup Exec and is it possible to installin Windows 10-64 bit OS. Or Server OS in must for Backup Exec. 

Bare mteal DR question

Does Backup Exec require a different DR media for every backup run or can one bootable DR (CD/USB) be used with any backup tape for restoring?Our old system (which has had it's support dropped) we could use a single CD to restore any tape backed up o...

Backup exec 16

I have Backup exec 16 and I backuped form windows server to tape drivers but it is also save backups to file server. I want to backup onlt to tape. How can change it ? Please help me. thanks...

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How do I upgrade BE2014 to BE2016?

I currently have BE 14.1 1786.1093 running on WS2012R2. The database is on a separate SQL Server 2012 SE server.Q1. How do I do an in-place upgrade on the WS2012R2 server to BE 16?Q2: I'm currently using USB thumb drives which I daily rotate on BE 14...

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0xe00084af error and vss problems

Hi. I need help for this Error 0xe00084af in backup exec 15 and event id 8224 VSS shutting down in event viewer.I did study this post ( but I failed to find a...

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Can you trigger a backup job manually via script?

I'm currently evaluating Backup Exec Trial Verison, and am wondering if there is a way to trigger a backup job via a .bat script or something simliar. I saw a 2012 help article disucssing a command utility for Backup Exec but can't find any recent re...

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Sharepoint backup fails majority of time BE 2014

Hi guysThis is my first post on here so please be gentle :) I'm getting a lot of backups failing with the following. The odd one does succeed though which confuses things a bit. The job itself is running on a web box but also looking at a DB box whic...

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Bakup exec 16

Hello. Tell me please. During the task, Bakup Exec creates a temporary file in its root folder, the files that we copy are very large, and there is not enough free space on the server itself, can I change the storage for this "temporary file"?

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Resolved! BackupExec 2012 backup has status of "no devices ready"

I have a backupexec job that does both full and incremental backups to tape.Tape library has only 1 drive.For last few days the status of this job is showing "no devices ready" and the job keeps failing with a message simmilar to "This job is allowed...

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Oracle users logon account not succeed.

Hello friends, hope all of you are finefriends i want to backup my oracle database but when i am creating a job in credentials there is an issue i can't understand pls help meSnapshot is attached plz see it you will understand what i am trying to tel...

BE15 Media Mount Failed

I have 4 servers that I'm backing up.  Server A has the Backup Exec 15 software installed, and the 3 others have the remote agent.  I'm backing up all drives on the machines as well as system state, all to tape.  The job has been working great for th...

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Oracle database Backup fails

hello everyone,I am trying to backup oracle data base but it gives the following error,"Authentication failed on connection to the server. Make sure that the user account has the appropriate permissions and the password was typed correctly"I have goo...

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Os there any work being done for having multitenant option in BAckup Exec? 

Backup Exec 3600 Could not connect

Hello,I need assistance our BEAPP is working perfectly fine until we re-started the server last 21-Mar-18.  Since then the BEAPP is not running anymore.When connecting we are being prompt for this error.We checked the services and it could not start,...

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Resolved! Backup Exec 16 Exchange GRT backup error with deduplication

After windows in place upgrade from windows server 2012 R2 to 2016, and BE services started normally and all job are running successfully, except Exchange and VMware GRT backup failed with the following error.Final error: 0xe0001203 - An error occurr...

Exchange 2016 and BE 16 VSS Errors

Hello Everyone, we have the strange Problem, that our Backup Enviroment for our Exchange has a problem that every 5-7 days the VSS-technique stops working. We have 16 Databases on a 2 Member-DAG. 8DBs on every Server aktive, 8 passive. The setting is...

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Backup Version Update

Hi All,Now I am currently using Backup Exec 2014 in my backup Media Server, recently i have updated my File server to 2012 then i'm trying to configure the Backup Agent on it but its could not establish the Trust that have called your s...