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Subscribe to NBU notifications

In case you are not aware - you can subscribe to NBU notifications over here: Hopefully NBU 9 will be added to the list soon.

Marianne by Moderator
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Hello All,   Can anyone please tell me how to exclude files on Windows clients. Our setup is like this there is a firewall between our Master server and Clients so we wont be able to connect our cients directly from Master Server.So is there any way ...

Bare Metal restore issue on BL460C –G6 servers

HI, We are facing recovery issues on HP BL460C –G6 servers . The original client was backup from the BL20P -G3 servers , we have a requirement for migrating the hardware. We are able to do the discovery of the new hardware with out any issue but at t...

Rajesh_s1 by Level 6
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Search dump files for recovery

For Sybase restore, we used to use 'bplist' to browse the backup history and scan (by eyes) the required dump file names and modify the load script. Does NetBackup able to just list out the required dumps based on a specified point of recovery? e.g. ...

madr by Level 2
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Resolved! Scratch Pool Problem

Hi All, I have recently added a 'scratch' pool to my Master server as there wasn't one configured previously. Since I have created the scratch pool I note that any previously added media are being alocated to the 'Netbackup' pool & that I'm having to...

Installing netbackup in vm workstation

HI everyone,                     Can anyone let me know is it possible to install netbackup software (servers) in vmware work station. where can i get the software link of trail version. please let me know.   wating for replies regards koti

How to back up transaction log in Exchange 2010 DAG

Hi, I will deploy NBU 7.1 to 4 Exchange 2010 mailbox servers (Windows 2008 R2). All the servers are in the same DAG. The master server is NBU 7.1 on Windows 2008 R2 SP1. We plan to install NBU 7.1 on the mailbox servers and make them SAN media server...

liuyang by Level 6
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Automation for bprecover -wizard

Hi, We have a daily task that restoring NetBackup catalog from primary backup server to DR backup server, to reduce the duration during disaster recovery if required. Entire NetBackup catalog would be restored to ensure the consistence. We try to aut...

himem by Not applicable
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Vmware Backup using nbd failure

Hello I hope someone can help.   The backup environment (Netbackup 7)  has an off host proxy with access to a virtual centre. I have zoned in all drives from the esx on the virtual centre to the off host proxy and can back all these VMs up with no pr...

gustav by Level 5
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NetBackup - License error with Remote Media Server

I have been using NetBackup with great pleasure for a few months now. So far I have been running NetBackup on a single server. Back-ups on guest are perfect, I would like to use NetBackups VMWare Support as well, so I installed NetBackup Media Server...

ujjain by Not applicable
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Resolved! Netbackup 6.5 not using one of the drives

We use Netbackup 6.5.  The drives are housed in a tape library.  One out of the 5 drives is not being used.  The drive is up, but will not accept any tapes.  How can I make sure that the drive path is setup correctly?  Thanks.

drj003 by Level 3
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duplication jobs

Hi please suggest how to start the failed duplication jos in NBU 5.1 and NBU 6.x

NBU35 by Level 6
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Netbackup NDMP direct copy ( VTL)

Hi All NDMP DirectCopy can operate in the following environments: ■ A NetBackup media server that is connected to a VTL that has access to a physical tape library. The steps for configuringNDMPDirectCopy are described in this chapter. ■ A NetBackup f...

demo4119 by Level 6
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Resolved! Inter-site Bare Metal Restore

Hello all, I would like to think that I've sifted through the pages of this rich forum enough to say that I haven't found what I've been looking for, but feel free to punch me in the face with a link that I might've missed :) Problem: customer wants ...

Chronos by Level 4
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Resolved! Client backup failed with code 13

windows2008 Client 6.5.5  client backup failed with code 13( relates to  FlashBackup) and happens alternate days.Once restart the backup gets successful. Error from bpfis is : :46.590 [5072.4008] <2> fis_delete_id: removing C:\Program Files\Veritas\...

Iype by Level 4
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Need detailed image info before restoring any data

Good afternoon,   I am in the process of restoring multiple images from quite a while ago. I have the tapes onsite but need to inform the storage guys as to how much space I will need for each image. Would be nice to do this before the tapes are retu...

User Initiated Backup Priorities in Netbackup 7.1

Is there anyway to overide the fact that a user initiated backup goes to the end of the line. No matter how we set prioroty it still gets queued. I understand that the pecking order has these last but was wondering if there way any way to chnage that...

jmanini by Level 4
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Resolved! I'm getting Duplicate Backups

I'm configuring a new Netbackup 7.1 Windows Environent. I'm noticing that If I have a start window before 12 midnight (10 pm) and that the start window goes into the next day  (8am) that I'm get another backup that starts at 12am so I end up with 2 b...

jmanini by Level 4
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