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NetBackup 8.3 product videos

Continuing with the product videos initiative that was started with NetBackup 8.2, the NetBackup documentation team has come up with 3 new videos for 8.3 security features:NetBackup CA Migration External KMS support in NetBackup Configuring SSO in Ne...

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.

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Resolved! Catalog backup executed with status code 1

Hi, We are using veritas netbackup 6.5.6 on windows 2k8 enterprise server. There was some issue in this backup server 2-3 days back.I resolved it using the URL After that when i am...

Resolved! How to update client

So we are updating the master and media server from to I have the package downloaded as the below image : I will run the setup or Netbackup Update to initiate the update on master server and media server. Please correct me if I'm ...

Resolved! GRT Exchange-2013 Backup - Only Disk, no tape ?

Hello Fellas,   We have an environment below:- NetBackup ver. Clustered Master Server environment - Windows 2008 R2-x64 Exchange - 2013 All Tape backup ===========================================   We have got a user's mail box resto...

Resolved! Restoration- The System can't find the path specified

Hi, I'm trying to restore  the data from netbackup server 6.5 to a new server. I used the UNC path instead mapped drive but still receving thee rror " The System can't find the path specified". Ii'm able to restore in otehr servers but not to the ne...

Resolved! MSDP to MSDP duplication seeding

We are running NetBackup We have several remote sites. Each remote site has a local media server and MSDP. We have one central site with another MSDP. We use VMware policies with SLPs to backup data in the remote sites to respective media se...

Resolved! Medium changer keep disappearing from Media Server

Hi All, I am using Netbackup Media server with AIX 6.1 recently after the Library drives upgraded to LT04 on Quantum I500 Library the medium changer is keep disappearig from Media server. When I do a ./scan -changer it not showing anything,...

Resolved! Lotus Notes policie

So about a month ago we had a issue with out IBM3310.  Worked with tech and we deleted and re install the drives etc.   the only Police we have going to this drive was our lotus notes backup.   Of course I never checked and this week we seen the ...

Resolved! custom error messages in netbackup

Hi, anyone know if I can customize the error message for a certain error code. For example: bpstart_notify failure causes "error 73: bpstart_notify failed". instead, I wanted to in the job details what logs to look for when that happens. Is it possi...

Resolved! Email Notifications

Team, Few emails alerts were already configured in our Netbakup Infra & which are active now. Could someone help me how to find where the alerts can be configured & also how to add more email ID.    

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Resolved! NBU selection list wrong order

Hello all,   We've got the following situation: We are doing a ndmp backup to tape with NetBackup 7.6.1.   The selection list looks like this: NEW_Stream Path1 NET_STREAM Path2 NEW_STREAM Path3 … NEW_STREAM Path30   What happens is th...

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Resolved! Netbackup Integration VMware SRM

I need to formulate a DR solution using SRM and NetBackup. Can any one please help in getting a guide which shows how NetBackup integrates with SRM 

Resolved! Exchange 2010 DAGs and licensing requirements

A very quick question that I can't seem to find an answer to online: Do I need an "Application and Database" license for each member of my DAG, or just one for each member of my DAG that I back up?   e.g.  I have a DAG with an active server at dat...

VmWare Policy Timout Error

Hello Forum, I have a problem browsing the clients tab in my VmWare policy. I added the "disableIPResolution" REG_DWORD=0 registry key on the vmware backup host to no avail. (tried to add it on the master server as well) The backup itself does run...

Netbackup Images Folder - ALTPATH / registry entry

I have a site who are running 7504 and have the IMAGESDB_PATH registry entry in place.  I note this is no longer supported, but it is working currently working as expected in 7504. I will shortly be upgrading this site to 7612 - and in order to be s...

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Resolved! Mixing NetBackup roles with LiveUpdate Server?

Given that we know that: i) A Master Server can also be a Media Server can also be a Client ii) A Master Server is the EMM Server iii) A Master server has to be the BMR Master Server (if one wants to use BMR) iv) Any Master Server or Media Server...

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Resolved! Netbackup Licensing

Hello Experts, We are currently using Netbackup on Windows Master and Solaris Media and Clients. We need to upgrade it to 7.7? Does it require addition licensing cost? Thanks,  

Resolved! Netbackup Hyper-V Host Resource Requirements

Hi All,   I would like to ask what is the requirements of hyper-v host when we will backup a VM. like (CPU, RAM, etc) I know it will use some resources while running a backup. We will try the hyper-v backup from a production server.      VM Host ...


One of the cooler things to come with our NetBackup 7.7 release is a brand new manual called the Logging Reference Guide - 155 pages of (hopefully) EVERYTHING you would need to know about how NetBackup logs, what logs, what logs WHERE, and how to use...

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