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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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Expired Backup Sets unable to delete on Backup Exec 16

Hi,I need some helps how to delete expired Backup Sets on Backup Exec 16.[Done]- "Allow Backup Exec to delete all expired backup sets" is ticked.- Backup Sets I want to delete is "Expired".- "DeleteLastRecoverySetsOnceExpired" registry value is 1.- B...

Resolved! Backup Exec 2015 - Do Feature Packs Supersede Older ones

Hi all,Hopefully this is a quick one. We're currently running Back Up Exec 15 with Feature Pack 5 installed, and I've come across an issue what should be resolved by a hotfix included in Feature Pack 2.Looking to find out if with Feature Pack 5 insta...

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NDMP logs - backup terminating

Hi,We've got an issue where our NDMP backups of a Dell FS8600 have started failing, on both the primary and secondary replicas. What's interesting is that both jobs fail at roughly the same byte count, suggesting it's a file issue. Dell's Co-Pilot ha...

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DC System State Restore - Credentials Error!

Hi All,We use BE 2010 R3. I need System State Restore for domain controller. I appy following the options but Resource Credentials not working. Please help me.1)DC open DSRM2)Create local account - net user adrestore Passw0rd3)Add user local administ...

Microsoft Failover Cluster Backup

Hello. I have two microsoft failover cluster servers on microsoft server 2016. On both nodes i have installed fileserver feature.I have installed backup exec agents on both nodes and Veritas automatically imports Failover Cluster objects. I cant find...

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Tape will not eject after backup completion (BE '14)

Customer's Dell RD1000 tape drive does not eject tape at the completion of nightly backups.  'Eject the media after the job completes' is selected in Backup Options, and was functioning normally up until a couple weeks ago, at which point the tape st...

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Not able to write backups of virtual machines

Hello guys,I'm facing a problem which i can't fix myself without assistance.I have BackupExec 15 Running on Windows Server 2012R2 and want to BackUp virtual machines on a vCenter-Server 6.0. One important note is, the BackUps where working, but a col...

Backup Exec Tape with and without barcode

Hi BE Experts,I have an existing BE server using tapes with barcode, I bought 50 more tapes to be use.Sadly I recieve a news from supplier that the newly bought tapes that are coming at the end of this month is with out barcode labels.Question:1.Can ...

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Backup Exec 16 - Active : Queued

Afternoon Experts;I am pretty new with Backup Exec 16, used some very old versions but had to come back to this due to a client.I have setup some new jobs direct to Amazon S3 and the test jobs work fine.I already had an issue of the pre-scan taking f...

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Exchange restore to PST missing

I used to be able to use GRT to restore Exchange mailbox items to a PST. In the restore wizard this option is now not showing - even though GRT is enabled for Exchange backups. Office 2010 is installed on the media server, and I did a MS update of Of...

Backup nas Completed status: Completed with exceptions

Hello, my name is Carlos, I have a question about an exception that throws me in the log when the nas backup ends. NDMP Log Message: DUMP: Can not find the data that describes base dump. Using this incremental dump can result in data loss. Running ...

Select multiple file types in backup selection

Hi everyoneI need to use BackupExec to back up only microsoft office documents like doc, docx, xls, xlsx, ppt, pptx ,pps , ppt, pdf no other files are important to be backed up like pst, tmp, dll, exe, mp3, avi, mp4...etcany one can helpThanks in adv...

Resolved! Backup Exec 16 FP2 Compression & Deduplication

I was wondering if anyone did testing or Veritas has a whitepaper. BE16fp2 allows to deduplicate the data before it is send to cloud storage. The question I have where does compression comes into play. I know BE supports compression. If the software ...