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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...

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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! Status 156 Snapshot Error

Need some help on what is causing our snapshot issues on three different clients. Any help is much appreciated. Environment: Windows Server 2008R2 Master/Media Server (NetBackup NetBackup 5220 Appliance (Media Server firmware 2.5.3) ...

dwilson by Level 4
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Resolved! Unable to install Netbackup 7.5 media server

Hi,     I want to install in a Linux (Centos 6.4) Netbackup Media Server with an image from my SymAccount Connect (I've checked the md5). During the installation I'm not been asking for "Do you want to install Master or Media Server" and the installa...

Resolved! AIR replication in conjunction with local tape backups

Good Morning All, I have just finished setting up our production environment and we have 1 month of successful backups. My next step is to set up my DR site (in production) and to enable AIR. I had a couple issues with this in my test setup a couple ...

Sput by Level 3
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Resolved! SQL backup methods

**** Moved to new discussion from ****   Colleagues, I'd like to ask about your experiences with backing up SQL DBs especially if there is possibility to mix two backu...

Exchange Restore - networking problem

All,   Does anyone know how to get round this problem; I am trying to get Exchange granular restore working, but have come up against a networking problem.   I have a Unix media server that is connected to two networks, operation and management (ops,...

Resolved! Missing media id on magazine slot but appears in robot inventory

Hi, When I inventory robot TLD to update media ids, a certain media id (ex. axxx6) appears on slot 22 of tape drive's magazine HCART2 media type. But on the actual magazine slot is empty. This media/tape I need to take out to have it offsite. And whe...

Resolved! How to manually expire several media - backup id on catalog

Hi, I need some help on how to manually expire/delete old media - backup id on catalog. I need to free up disk space of our media server via Puredisk as the disk type. What I am doing is this nbstlutil cancel -backupid <backup id> or doing this bpexp...

Resolved! Netbackup Client Installation

Their is my first try for the Netbackup Client Installation, Please guide me for the installation? Netbackup 7.1

Bls1987 by Level 3
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Resolved! License status

How can i check the avaialble license in Netbackup for the Netbackup Clients?

Bls1987 by Level 3
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Resolved! nbu catalog

HI Champs,   1.How can I check if My catalog is compressed? 2.Why when i run bplist,or bpimagelist of a particular client or browse images,Why that client images is decompressed? 3.why we uncompressed a particular client using bpimage -decompre...

Arun_K by Level 6
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Resolved! Error 25 SQL Error

NB WIN SERVER 2003 R2 SQL 2008 ON  operating system WIN 7 (sp1) 12/19/2013 12:10:42 AM - Info bpbrm(pid=7940) listening for client connection          12/19/2013 12:10:48 AM - Info bpbrm(pid=7940) INF - Client read timeout = 1800       12/19/...

inn_kam by Level 6
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It's here! NetBackup 7.6 GA Release Announcement

NetBackup 7.6 GA Release Announcement  NetBackup Support assistance for installations and upgrades is available for NetBackup 7.x on the Symantec Operational Readiness Tools (SORT) website. These tools will hel...

Marianne by Moderator
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Resolved! Client not adding automatically

Hi, I created a policy and policy type is vmware when am adding new VM's to esxi server netbackbup is not taking newly added vms and in policy i selected primary vm identifier VM display name then also is not adding new VM's after next backup..  

Resolved! Expiry date queries

Hi, We are using Netbackup 7.5 with netbackup server supported by and IBM tape library.  We have backup a solaris client and the data in the tape expires eg: 1 April 2014, is it possible to extend the expiry date? How to go about it if possible?   Th...

YC by Level 4
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Resolved! Netbackup AD GRT Agent

Hi Can the NetBackup 7.5 AD GRT agent allow for the restore of individual DNS records? If not what level of DNS granularity can be restored?   many thanks Keir

KeirL by Level 6
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Resolved! Oracle Backup Questions

Netbackup 7.5.05   If I backup Oracle using an RMAN script, why am I not able to browse the individual files for restore? I need to be able to browse and choose the files I want to restore, but I am unable to. However I can restore the entire backup ...

BTLOMS by Level 5
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Resolved! Status of Backups report only shows catalog backup results

I just upgraded from 6.5 to 7.1 and now my status of backups report is not showing the results for all the policies. It only shows the status of the catalog backup for some reason. Before I upgraded everything was working fine. I opened a ticket with...

madavis by Level 2
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Resolved! Barracuda 850 Archive backup methods?

Is anyone backing up a Barracuda 850 email archive appliance with Netbackup 7.5?  I cant seem to figure out a method to access the system to back it up and there documentation is providing no assistance. Their method is to setup an SMB share on th...