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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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Hyper-V VSS Writer Missing on Windows 2016

I am trying to back up VMs over Hyper-V host on Windows Server 2016, but I get Snapshot error 156.I have verified all the settings, and it seems the only thing unusual is the "Microsoft Hyper-V VSS Writer" is missing when I run "C:\> vssadmin list wr...

rossxu by Level 4
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How can i enroll for any upcoming online webinar's of veritas ?is there any place i can enroll and take part ?

Remove email notification

Ok so in the Problems report I get a ton of cannot send mail to xxx on client yyy.  I dont want the emails and I dont want the log to fill up with this everyday.  Is there a way to tunr this off??  

Backup fails on a specific media server

Hi,We are experiencing backup error 58 on a vmware policy client, upon checking, it fails at two specific media servers but successful at only one media server. I tried checking if the client can ping both media servers, it is pingable and able to ns...

Resolved! Replicate data form msdp to tape drives in another domain

Hello,I'm digging through the Admin guide PDFs and trying to find out if this is possible:In the primary Netbackup domian we have multiple MSDP pools (for writing daily backups). In another domiain (in a DR site ) we have a Master server with tape dr...

kybeer by Level 5
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Resolved! Solaris client installation issue

Hello - When i try installing a nbu client on solaris machine , i see the error. Any help please ,  Starting NetBackup Deduplication installertesting: /tmp/pdde_pkg_dir_5168NetBackup Deduplication preinstall check passedERROR: Detected an attempt to ...

Resolved! Accelerator for Netbackup

Hello I have been trying to find this answer but to no avail. The questions are:Should NBU policies that utilize the Accelerator option have the same retention for the Full and Incremental backups? What would be the detriment if not?Additionally how ...

Resolved! Snapshot / checkpoint a windows 2016 server with VSS (Error 4201)

Hi, Pre info: I have a good working snapshot policy with 10-15 clients that i take checkpoint everyday all of the working clients is windows 2012r2. Then i have one windows 2016 and that one gives me error (read more below). Netbackup 8.0 on Windowns...

PoNuts by Level 3
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Authorizing "Netbackup Management -> Applications" menu

How do I give user rights to use this "Netbackup Management -> Applications" menu in Netbackup Administration Console?Netbackup 7.7.1Now I have in auth.conf file:user ADMIN=AM+BPM+BAR+CAT+HPD+REP JBP=ALLAnd user have no rights to mentioned menu.Looke...

ahtor by Level 2
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Resolved! How to set up catalog replocation from one master to another

Hi guy's.First of all, I want to thank everyone of you for the previously help you provided me so far.I have a last question that I need to be answered so that I can complete my POC.Right now my POC invironment looks like this:1 Masterserver1 Mediase...

vCenter error:

Hi Guys,Has anybody seen this error in backups fail with....transport mode: nbd Status 23Error bpbrm (pid=11183) from client ERR - Error opening the snapshot disks using given transport ...

Resolved! Netbackup error restore database on exchange 2010

HI TeamI encounter this issue after i'm succesfuly restored my inbox message on exchange server, credit also to here's the issue in a testing environment just want to know on how to restore database on exchange 2010, i've set some config...

mark25 by Level 4
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BMR Restore VM-VM

Hi,NBU 7.7.3 / Windows 2008R2 VMsI'm trying to restore a Windows VM to a new Windows VM which has the same configuration, i.e. disks, sizes, memory etc.I created a new client and edited the routes and interfaces adding the new IP address into the con...

VM Clientless File Level Restore?

Just wanted to see if Vertias has future plans to ever support a clientless file-level restore ability, similar to VEEAM? Instead of having to deploy a client and restore via a network, how nice would it be to have file level restores simply work thr...

Tape library hardware issue

Dear All, From the error message, it looks like the tape library hardware issue. The tape library used for backup for two weeks after replace the new one.  I would like to confirm if there is SCSI cable or Tape drive or library issue.   Thanks, Alfr...

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IT_guys by Level 4
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Resolved! Netbackup 7.7.x

Hello - I would like get some clartify on the following. 1. netbackup 7.7.1 is the major release or it is patch ? Because i have 7604 running in one master .I would want to upgrade to 77.x , i see 772 and 773 also which one is major one which should ...

Resolved! Restore SPFILE from backup

Hi All,Here I'm again :) Now I'm working to restore the spfile. Instead of creating the pfile the requirement is to restore from tape. Unfortunately, I've got an error similar here restore oracle DB backup to another oracle db server I've checked SPF...

jr-phDBA by Level 5
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Enable or disable NTFS journal

Hello I have some question about accelator  If we do not the NTFS journal under NBE, But enable the accelator at the Policy.  Can we get the benefit of the accelator.Thank you.  

pgm10s by Level 5
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Resolved! Netbackup Services hung

Installed Netbackup media server on Linux server,While restarting Netbackup services its getting hung at NetBackup Agent Request Server started.nothing happening after it. bptestbcd from master to media is failing with cannot connect on socke...

RajNK by Level 3
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