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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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Resolved! New Media Server

Hello Experts,We need to add one media server in our environment. Problem is we have 500-600 clients (Windows & Linux)How can we add this new media server on clients list. So that name resolution issue does not happen?Thanks & Regards, 


I am testing NBU SLP. I am running 2 servers one is DC(windows 2008 R2) and the other is NBU master & media server(windows 2008 R2). I created 2 Advance disk pools say A & B on NBU server. Then I created a regular policy and  ran a bup of a file on D...

Backup vCenter Frozen

I have a backup pointed to a vCenter on another site, I realize that my policy starts and takes too long to start the streams. When I check my vCenter I see many snapshots created before the backup start traffic information. In summary a backup with ...

How to back up NetBackup server itself?

Can somebody here please instruct me how to backup NB server itself? If the server is built on VMware guest linux host, then are there any additional tools? Thanks!

nbmagic by Level 4
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Resolved! slp operation

I have an SLP whose secondary operation is deactivated for last 12 months.Now we want to activate the secondary operation because images are not getting expired which are going on this SLP.but my concern is when i will activate this SLP secondary ope...

Resolved! Netbackup Configuarion

Morning GuysPlease advise i am trying to implemet below Netbackup domain, please advise was there any issues if we want to have DR recovery in future ?i am just concern becuas of its cross platform.1.Master Server (VM-Windows)2.Media Server(Windows)3...

problem to access user account in console NetBackup 7.6.

Hello everyone,I have a problem with access to netbackup have two user accounts as operator and support that is not allowing me to access the console of NBU, but if income with administrator accounts if regular income.and reviewing the accounts that ...

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Elmer_Gomez by Level 5
Partner Certified
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Exchange 2016 with IP less DAG, using Netbackup 7.7.3.

I am setting up a policy to back up Exchange 2016 with IP less DAG, using Netbackup 7.7.3.According to this article, NBU 7.7.3 has some new features regarding this, but I can not find any info on it:

322621021 by Level 3
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Restore Old Images after upgrade

Hello,We are upgrading from to 7.7.3. Is there any technote which says that the older images backed up with can be restored form 7.7.3 with out any issue.I know this can be done, but needs a technote or document to suport this informa...

vamsivaddi by Level 5
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Hyper-V servers failing with error 4200 continuously

Hi All, We are using Hyper-V servers from a week these jobs are getting failed with the error code 4200, could any please help on this.Thanks in advanceAll servers are in Windows environmentMaster Server: Windows 2008Hyper-V Servers: Windows 2008 Job...

PavanK1 by Level 2
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NBDeployUtil and VMware

Hello all, Lookign for some advice. I heavily use NBDeployUtil in order to work with customers on licensing. I have noticed as time goes on there is more and information that needs to be verified manually. I have discussed some of these things with V...

Resolved! Netbackup Data backup with SAN FC with Data domain

Guysi am using Netbackup 7.7.3 (Master and Media Linux Rhel) with DD990 connected to Media server using it possible to Zone all clients HBA to Datadomain and run backups over the FC or shall i configure Media FT and SAN client for this ?I was ...

Support Linux XFS

Hi allwhen comes the support of vmdk linux xfs for single file restore?

Tom_Egger by Level 4
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Resolved! Installing a HP MSL G3 tape library on an IBM AIX6.1 server

Hi,Good day! I've been trying to install an HP MSL G3 tape library on an IBM AIX6.1 server.After successful zoning, and quick refresh of devices, I can already see the drives but not the robot even on the OS side. Is there any particular driver that ...

how to delete\remove media in the volumn pools?

Hi Team, I Have created 7 volumns pool. Monday to Friday.i have assiged Media tape BI0000 to Monday vol poolMedia tape BI0001 to Tuesday vol poolMedia tape BI0002 to Wednesday vol poolMedia tape BI0003 to Thursday vol pool i want to remove the media ...


Communication errors

HelloI got:Win2008R2 Master serverTape Library Quantum Scalar i500Oracle(RHEL) client machine3 defferent Windows 2008R2 client machine All 3 Windows client backups fails with error 98:28.07.2016 13:00:00 - Info nbjm(pid=5476) starting backup job (job...

EUB by Level 4
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Attempting to restore catalog using DR Wizard

I was given the task to restore all data back to the beginning of time for certain servers.  Overall the restore went pretty well.  Many of the archive tapes were not in the current catalog, so I imported them. - but I ran into an issue where startin...