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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! How can I determine if netbackup is performing cleaning?

Hey, I don't remember what article I followed but I inserted a cleaning tape to the robot, and created a barcode rule, setting it to HC_CLN. it is now showing up in 'none' volume pool like I understand it is suppose to. (the robot itself is unaware ...

gkman by Level 5
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Resolved! LiveUpdate error 77

Hi everyone. I am trying to update my clients to the new client software using live update. (all different versions of windows servers- clients are not older than 7.5) at first I have tried doing so with file share (over SMB), but then I discovered...

gkman by Level 5
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About bpstart_notify.bat.

Hi all.   I want to netbackup running to backup and then bpstart_notify script create test folder or file(example -> test.txt) which in C:\etc.   What should i add sentence to bpstart_notify.bat file?   Help! Let me know...   @REM $ Id: bpsta...

hantaeyung by Level 3
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Resolved! status 58 error

Hi all I am working on a status 58 error 1)here client is Linux server with 7.5 version of the netbackup and master is also a linux server with 7.6 version 2)I ran this command from master ./bptestbpcd -client axxxxxx-f  it doesn't return anything ...

nmour92 by Level 3
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Can multiple media servers access same DSU (path)?

Hi, Due to budget constraints we currently don't use DPO, SLPs, or anything "advanced" like most do these days, and as such only have a single media server doing all basic disk staging to some NFS shares, then using vault to duplicate to tape. I wou...

error 158 while bpduplicate

Hi, I am getting the below error while bpduplciate runs - 06/12/2016 14:30:21 - Error bpduplicate (pid=24492) Could not lock backupid:, copy 2; duplicate of image in progress 06/12/2016 14:30:21 - Error bpduplicate (pid=2449...

backing up SharePoint 2013

Hello, Let me start off by stating that I am not familiar with sharepoint. I inherited our netbackup system from a previous worker who is no longer working for the organization, there was already a configured policy for sharpoint which I viewed and ...

gkman by Level 5
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Sizing tool

Hi,  Would like to know if any of you has used the new excel file for nbu sizing. Can you guys give some articles on how to use it? Thanks!

nbuengr by Level 5
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Resolved! BMR restore with opened files

NBU if i do a BMR backup of a server and it generated some opened files problem (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and the likes), should i throw away that backup or can that BMR backup be reliably restored? (from the point of view of restoring the s...

manatee by Level 6
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Resolved! Use the same volume pool for two different policies

I have a netbackup environment 7.6.1 where I have two policies and only one volume pool with only one tape Can I use the same volume pool the same tape for the two different policies or should I add one more tape ? I'm asking because I get always ...

How to adjust disk space in DataDomain DP

I am creating new disk pool in Netbackup 7.7.2. Storage Unit is created with DD boost user in DD. When I create a disk pook, it takes complete space of the DD. I would like to know if I can reduce the size of disk pool after creation. Many Thanks

Virtual Server Support

Hello everyone, I need to build a new virtual netbackup master server in windows. However, I am trying to see if virtual windows server can be used. Can experts put some insight on it. I should mention that I want to use tapes with it.