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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! Microsoft Windows 2012 NTFS data deduplication - Backup to MSDP?

Hi Everyone! I am looking into backing up Windows 2012 NTFS data deduplication volumes and in the documents I am seeing the following: Regarding the Microsoft Windows 2012 NTFS data deduplication feature: - NTFS deduplication volumes may be backed...

rbkguy by Level 4
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Resolved! Dual Port Tape drive multipathing

Hi team ,   Can we use Dual port Tape drive with Solaris 11 SPARC server as Master / Media Server?   What are the prerequisites for it & how to configure multipathing for it. ?   I cant disable Solaris MPIO as Storage LUNS are visible on server...

ashjosh by Level 4
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Resolved! Master Server Hardware Refresh SLP Operations

I only have a quick question that probably be answered easily.     I am in the process of doing a hardware refresh for the master server in my environment (, and i use SLP's to duplicate all backup jobs.  Should i suspend and or ensure no s...

Resolved! How to point a NBU policy to an MSEO policy?

I got a hit in the forum for this exact question, but the thread was locked sooo... Trying to familiarize myself with MSEO, and configured an MSEO policy. However the documentation is unclear as to how to specify the MSEO policy within the NBU polic...

LT2013 by Level 4
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NetBackup upgrade failed

Hi, we are helping a customer to upgrade their NBU servers. Their master server and media servers are all NBU on Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1. We helped them to upgrade to NBU The upgrades of media servers have no issues. During the u...

liuyang by Level 6
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Resolved! Error 71 (none of the files in the file list exist) - AIX Server

Good Morning, I am receiving an error 71 (none of the files in the file list exist) on two clients.  Both a running AIX version 7 for the OS and the NetBackup client version is 7.1.  The master is running version and the OS version is Redhat...

Resolved! About BMR server restore

Hello, I have couple of policies with ALL_LOCAL_DRIVES as backup content and the backup clients are servers containing more than one disk partition (SYSTEM C: + Data partition D:). When I want to restore the server, it only restores C: drive and it...

Resolved! SLP Images Removel

Hello Team Let me explain the scenario NB version  = OS  = Redhat Linux 2.6 We have RMAN backups which were previously backed up using SLP ( 1 Month Onsite + 1 Month Offsite ). in mid March 2014 Some once changes SLP retention (2 Month On...

Resolved! Netbackup client on AIX

Hello Experts! I have a problem regarding installation of on AIX server I downloaded the installer from the web console > download selection > choose AIX So the problem is, the installation stops at the point where it says "Updating LiveUp...

Resolved! Does DDBoost for OpenStorage require Advanced Disk license?

It appears (in others posts) that using Data Domain appliances with Netbackup requires the NB Advanced Disk licence, but when reading through the EMC docs on DD Boost for OST administartion, there's no mention of it.  The only requirement is that the...

JeanB by Level 4
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Resolved! Netapp CIFS and NFS backups by mounting on the media server

Hi All, In our current environment we are planning to mount NFS and CIFS volumes on to the media servers and configure standard policies to backup. We are using this to gain the feature of netbackup accelerator. for these mount, can someone help to...

1501SV by Level 4
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Resolved! Synthetic Fulls and Previous Failures

Hi there, We have a very large file server that I had to spilt into streams. There's about 5 streams total and 20 backup selections. The job runs well but, we sometimes run into a job that finishes with warnings (beause a file is opened during backu...

Seth_E by Level 6
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Resolved! RMAN flat files backup on netbackup

Hello All, We have new Cloud setup where user have RMAN db regular running to create the backup copies on other instance or servers inside the cloud. They have a backup request where i found they want to take a backup of flat files from one of there...

knbu by Level 4
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Resolved! Migrating Netbackup\db\images to alternative partition

Hello all, Back in 2011 I followed the now removed technote 68160: The D:\ is our NB install volume and it ran low on space, so using the above technote...

Resolved! Backup Getting Failed with 156 Status Code.

Hi All , One of the Windows system backup getting failed with 156 Status code with below information. "ERR - Volume resolution error for (System State:\System Files\System Files)" All the system writers are in Stable mode with no error. Also the l...