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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! LiveUpdate to 7.6.1 - can't get it to "see" new packages

So, I was TEMPTED to put "LiveUpdate is driving me crazy" in the title, but those who know me might make the obvious comment.. Finally got all my master servers and media servers at  but all my clients are stuck at Using a Windows 2...

Resolved! New Media Server can't see Libraries path

Hi All, I'm having some issues when trying to configure Libraries on a new Media Server since it doesn't show any Path during the Storage Devices Wizard. I have a Netbackup environment with: Windows 2008 R2 VM Master Server. Old Windows 2...

Resolved! Blat not authenticating email user

Hi,   I configured Blat to enable email notification on Netbackup, it is working fine however if I specify a username and password in the registry, I am getting the following errors: *** Warning ***  The SMTP server did not accept Auth PLAIN value...

Tfaraj by Level 4
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backup images migration from EMC/TSM to NetBackup?

Hello,   in the past, there was a third-party product (Butterfly) which was able to directly migrate backup images between different backup systems. For example, from IBM TSM to NetBackup and vice versa. Later the vendor company was aquired by IBM...

Michal_Mikulik1 by Moderator
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Resolved! error after add master server to opscenter server

Hi I have the error after add master server to ops center server and ops center cannot get information about the master server Master version 7.6.1 Ops center version 7.6.1 "Action not permitted. Please verify that the OpsCenter host is listed in...

Resolved! Troubleshoot Drive Down issue

Hi All, I'm new here in Netbackup. Kindly help me out to fix this issue. We are using Netbackup 7.5, in our environment both the master and media server are the same, we have 4 drives out of which 2 drives goes down frequently. We had even tried t...

Velmabii by Level 4
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Resolved! Throttle bandwidth on VMware backups

Any ideas how you would throttle the bandwidth of a media server that only does VMware VADP backups i.e. none of the clients have an agent installed. In the master server properties you can throttle bandwidth of the clients of a designated media ser...

Jim-90 by Level 6
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Resolved! Need help in restoring a file from an Imported Tape.

I am using Netbackup 7.0. Master server is linux / Client is Windows Server 2008.  I restored a file from an imported Tape, but it does not appear in the folder.  15:50:05 9/21/2015: Restore Started 15:50:10 ( Restore job id 610 will requ...

socket operation failed - 10054 (at child.c.1293)

Hello, I need some help. I am trying to backup CIFS. I have created the windows policy, selected a client as host, enter UNC path, created an AD account with rights to the CIFS shares and started the Netbackup client with it. When I start the job, I...

Resolved! Vcenter Server 5.5 update 3 support

Hello,    since VMware released the vCenter Server 5.5 update 3 due to a security advisory (VMSA-2015-0006) , could you precise which version of NetBackup supports this evolution please ? Regards

Unable to brows files during restore

Hi guys, I installed NBU media server on Solaris server with Oracle database  and take a file system backup, now I unable to brows files from successfully file system backup, I get "There are no files matching the specified criteria", Using Windows ...

Resolved! Netbackup licenses

Hi All, Can anybody tell me, what are the use of below licenses. ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------...

Resolved! NetBackup Support for VMware 5.5 U3

Hi there, since about a week the latest Update for VMware - VMware ESXi 5.5 Update 3 is available. We're using NetBackup is our version already compatible with VMware 5.5 U3 or are there any news about that? Thank you

m_rieder by Level 3
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Resolved! bpexpdate versus nbholdutil

Hi, I am looking for some more information on nbholdutil as I have not been able to find much information on it. What i'm trying to do: Suspend images stored on tape by backup ID indefinitely until legal lets me know. I know how to do this but would...

Resolved! NBU master server CPU 100% usage

Hi Team,   We have NBU hosted on Windows 2008 R2 Enterprise edition with SFWHA we run about 12000 jobs on master server, the infra has both Tape library and DD. We are recently observing that the CPU usage on master server is about 100% du...

BVshet by Level 5
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Resolved! NetBackup 7.5 Client Install Fails CentOS 6.7

Fresh local install of client running CentOS release 6.7 (Final)  x64. Master server is Windows so attempting local client install. Downloaded NetBackup_7.5_CLIENTS_tar-gz.1of3, 2of3, 3of3, MD5 checksums do match. When running ./install, it install...

Resolved! How to customize output in command line?

Hi guys! I wish to know if I can edit the standard output or the user mode output option in a command used in command line. For instance, I use "bpimagelist -bakcupid backupid" in command line on the server to identify in what tape is located certai...

Amico88 by Not applicable
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Resolved! to change damaged tape in tape-libraray

i am new to this to change the damaged tape in tape-lib i think answer is vmchange -pn<pool-number> -m<media-id> is this answer correct or not.... iif not please assists me ...on console what the procedure will change tape on t...