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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! Issues restoring an Exchange 2003 backup to Exchange 2007

All,   I need to restore a backup from Exchange 2003 to Exchange 2007. Are there any issues I may run into while performing this operation? I have read over the Netbackup Exchange admin & solutions guides and do not see anything of concern. I just w...

Rob_H1 by Level 2
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Resolved! Netbackup upgrade from to

One of the steps in the upgrade plan is to disable SLP's. I plan on deactivating all policie and we will not have any jobs running during the upgrade so is it nesassary to disable all SLP's? if yes, can i use the suspend option in the admin console f...

smbt by Level 3
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Resolved! OpsCenter 7.6 - Job Size vs Post-deduplication size

Hi all, Looking for some assistance with creating a report in OpsCenter 7.6.  Need a report showing the following: - Client Name - Policy Name - Schedule Name - Job Size (MB) - Job Status - Status Code - Job Start Time - Job End Time Attemp...

Resolved! bpstart_notify scripts are not working..

Hi All,   Master server: Windows 2008 R2   Our requirement: To get alerts via mail when a full backup schedule starts and completes for a particular policy(test).   We are trying to use bpstart_notify and bpend_notify scripts for this p...

Resolved! Decomissioning volume pools

I'm in the process of decomissiong some older volume pools, and need to move the tapes into other volume pools. Am I missing something or is all I need to do is highlight the tapes in one of the older volume pools, right-click and "Change" the volum...

Resolved! Can I restore if I am missing a tape?

We have an urgent request for a restore from a backup that was performed in 2006.  The images haven't yet expired, but we cannot locate the tape.  We think it may have been damaged and discarded.  The data we need is archive data and is only availabl...

Resolved! Lotus-Notes Policy type.

HI All, We have confiured standard policy ( daily full backup ) for domino messaging server.What are the benefits of taking backup with lotus notes policy type. Please recommened some best practices in taking the domino backup efficiently.

Resolved! garbage with data integrity check

Hi,   NBU 7.6 remove crcollect and uses clean of garbage through data integrity check (enable/disable in contentrouter or spa). I am lookup for information about process of the data integrity planning and schedulling.  Manually start data integrit...

PetrHanz by Level 4
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MS-SQL batch POLICY keyword

I just noticed that the POLICY keyword isn't really a documented keyword in the most recent SQL admin guides. We all know that the NBU will use the policy in from which the automatic schedule initiated the job, and we can still use the NBSCHED to con...

AAlmroth by Level 6
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Exchange 2010 DAG EDB's failing over when backup runs

Hi All, Info as follows: All servers on windows 2008 R2 64-bit Netbackup on master (single master) and all clients Exchange 2010 SP3 Rollup 5 - 3 DAG members (1 dr and 2 prod), EDB's distributed evenly over the 2   My backup runs succes...

NDMP backup of Netapp-Filer fails - sometimes (Status 23)

hi all!   i have a problem backing up a netapp filer via NDMP, but only sometimes setup: Single Masterserver/Mediaserver with W2k8R2 and Netbackup, LTO-Library and Netapp-3020 Filer the NDMP dump itself is successful, both times, but ther...

rgd by Level 3
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Resolved! VCB Backups are Frequently hanging

Hi,   We are using VCB to backup VM's and they are frequently hanging andn I could not find why it is happening.   Setup is Master Server Win 2008 NBU 6.5.6 Media Server Win 2008 NBU 6.5.6  it is backup Proxy also and VCB is installed here vers...


just for information: If my whole infrastructre is in VMware (Master and media also) & we are using Deduplication with MSDP. Can I take catalog backup on and All other Backups on USB disk? then if I delete my master,which is also serving as medi...

NBU35 by Level 6
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Resolved! how to find media id from a backuped filename ?

hi all:     I was backup some file from my file server a long times,my tape library slots full,so i want check out some media volume,and keep some other in the tape library,but i don't know how to find that volume.     For example ,i backup...

Resolved! The Netbackup GUI is not updating restore kilobytes

In my Netbackup environment i have Netbackup installed & netbackup servers operating system is Solaris 11. I am doing one VM(Linux) restore which i felt is stuck earlier as the Kbytes(7680) are not getting increase in GUI console but when i c...

knbu by Level 4
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Resolved! nbu 6.5 port requirements

 iHi All, Firewall team is saying that they have restrictions on port opening on router level. for a unix client running 6.5 NBU , i know both vnetd and bpcd needs to be open. my query is cant i just ask them to open vnetd port only (bidirectional...

Slow Backup Speed

Database Backups running slow at 3 Mbps Speed and How its speed can be improved. Its running Backups on Data Domain and Pure Disk.  

Bkp2020 by Level 3
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Resolved! DR Test with Catalog Archiving in place

NetBackup We have catalog archiving in place, and will need to 'prove' that the archived images carries over in our DR test. by performing a restore of an archived image. I checked the admin guides but don't see anything as it relates to a c...

chack22 by Level 4
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