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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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BEX tapes import in NBU 7.7.3 version

Hello,We have upgraded all our NBU servers to version 7.7.3 and now we have to import tapes from BEX to NBU but as NBU version is now 7.7.3 whcih doesn't support BEX tapes to get import. Now I need a solution on this. How we can accomplish this.Thank...

lovee by Level 5
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Resolved! Netbackup Large Daily Backup

Hi all, I have a question on regards to daily backups for an environment I am taking over. I am noticing that Daily incremental backups are performing Full backups.The activity monitor still shows the jobs as a Daily schedule but the backup size is 1...

Tev by Level 2
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Resolved! Windows client Backup selection (Wild cards)

Master Server 7.7.2 - Windows 2008 R2Media Server 7.7.2 - Windows 2012 R2Client 7.7.2 - Windows 2012We have a file server that has millions of files and I am looking to divide the volumes into 4-5 streams but I can't figure out an easy backup selecti...

rbkguy by Level 4
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Java console in multi-admin environment

When we are making a change on the backup system (usually daily), we tend to ask all other admins/operators to restart their Java console so that they have the changed information/data loaded on the console and no one has stale data. This was from ex...

X2 by Moderator
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Resolved! Error 96 while drive cleaning

Hello,I am trying to clean my tape drive (HP MSL 4048) because, reported as "Cleaning needed" in the Properties dialog box of the drive (the drive is HP.ULTRIUM4-SCSI)So, I followed Netbackup Technotes explaining how to configure Cleaning tapes :Crea...

quick question on DFSR failed file/s

NBU DFSR backups of a drive, there are file/s being skipped due to access denied (file still open at user side). my question is, what happens to the other files that are not open or being used? will they have a backup inspite of the open f...

manatee by Level 6
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Resolved! DFSR single dir backup fails

We backup all the relevant drives on box as per required method of doing DFSR ...that works fine and we can recovery individual components without any issues.We have been given the requirement to backup specific dirs on the same box with a different ...

Jim-90 by Level 6
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Resolved! NBU 7.7.3 compatibility with VCS 7.2

Hello We have initially planned to build a backup environment with the below -NBU Master Server version: 7.7.3Master Server OS version:  Suse Linux 12VCS : 7.0But, heard that Veritas has released the latest VCS infoscale 7.2 version. Could anyone ple...

vedara by Level 4
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NetBackup Licensing

Hi All,I'm new to NetBackup and want to know the details about below licensing model.SYMC NETBACKUP PLATFORM BASE COMPLETE EDITION 7.6 XPLAT 1 FRONT END TB STD LIC REWARDS BAND E, QTY:100Using above license model, Can we backup only 1 TB of data (One...

Sri1 by Level 0
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Resolved! Cannot log into GUI, status 526

Hi,  I have the same issue as in this post: but in windows 7. So i`ve installed NB java 7.6.1 then the patch to and ports 1556 and 13724 are allowed in my local f...

Resolved! Netbackup 8

HelloI looking for a release date for Netbackup 8 and list of the new features and fixes with this level. Was also hoping to see support for RHEL XFS filesystems.Can anyone help with this please ?

Exclude Q:\ drive from client doesn't work

Hello,I have a windows physical client to take backup and in policy backup selection is all_local_drives and allow multistreaming check box is cheked. When i trigger backup it failed for Q:\ with error code 90 (media manager received no dat for backu...

lovee by Level 5
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Resolved! Netbackup backs up 0 bytes until files are 96 hours old

Netbackup we discovered that Netbackup is not backing up specific files properly until they are 96 hours hold. These files have a .AMA extension, and are generic binary data.On the day the file is created, Netbackup backs it up with z...

MSDP Global Dedup ?

Good morning,After moving some clients (vmware) to another policy, my msdp size growed up by 8 TO....I don't understand what is "global dedup"...Does anyone can explain that? Best regards

Resolved! Probleme backup Media Server Windows 2008 R2 status 69

I have a strange problem and I hope that anyone can help me. Recently I do a migration from netbackup to The problem regards the bck of a Media server with nbu policy type "MS-windos" with backup of "all_local_drives" and so also shad...

restore logs

NBU NBU keep a log of alll restore jobs done? besides the one shown in the activity monitor.

manatee by Level 6
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112 Errors

Good dayPlease advise how can we fix 112 errors ? keep on getting once a week.112-no files specified in the file list