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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! Backup selection, disks parent server?

Hi all, second day on NetBackup, another strange thing in the GUI. I created a policy to backup 4 file servers, I specified one disk each. After the creation, looking to the backup selection list, I don't see each disk to which server belongs.. On to...

Dado by Level 3
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Backup Vmware Fail wint error 11

Hi everybody, I have a problem with a Vmware Backup. The Netbackup version is and uses a Host Backup as media server. The host Backup it's connect with a Vcenter where are all Vmwware's. Ok, the problem is next, I launch a backup with a Vmwar...

Arturo_Lopez by Level 5
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Resolved! Run a NetStat on the server

So we have been having some issues with Log files, C drive fill up, etc, and just as a idea to see what was connected to the server we ran a netstat.   here is what we see.  TCP     UNS40-88:1556          ESTABLISHED  TCP    131...

NBU 7.5_06 upgrade poor performance

After upgrading NBU from 7.0 to 7.5_06 policies writing to a Quantum 40 Scalar has been extremely slow. The media server that controls the Scalar had the following performance parameters in /usr/openv/netbackup : NET_BUFFER_SZ - 262144 :::::::::::...

Exchange 2003 backup failing following upgrade

Hi, Just upgraded from to Got status 20 on Exchange 2003 backups (use GRT), I understand this is because we need use snapshots. Enabled snapshots and now getting status 13 file read failed. Seems to write some data then fails after a...

System state backup taking long time to complete

Hi   I ran manual backup of windows client. while the backup of the first stream (N: drive) completed in 42 mins, the second stream (system state) backup took 1hr 29 mins to complete. Is there anything that i can try to reduce the backup time of the ...

Kisad by Level 5
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netbackup assurance

Albeit not a backup admin myself, using your experience and expetese in backups, if you want some management assurance on the backup status/configuration of your priority / business crtiical servers, what exactly would you check in netbackup to ensur...

pn153 by Level 4
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Resolved! Error 71 on System backups

Monring all, Netbackup on Windows 2008 R2, x64 We've just moved from Networker to Netbackup and i'm seeing an issue with backing up the system files/folders on our exchange servers.   The problem is that its reports an error 71 as it can't fi...

Resolved! Exchange public folder restore failing

Hi All,   We are trying to restore a public folder to different destination server.   source host : ClientA path : Microsoft Information Store:\Microsoft Information Store:\PUB-01\ destinatin : ClientB Restore path : Microsoft Information Store:\Micr...

Resolved! Snapshot Failure on Server 2008 R2 SP1 with SQL 2012

Hello everyone, Configuration: Server 2008 R2 SP1SQL 2012NBU is VMware basedVMware 4.1.0 The server was being backed up successfully prior to SQL 2012 being installed. As of SQL 2012 being installed the backups have been failing. The ba...

Resolved! SLP's, VTL's and tape library's.. oh my

Hey all,   Had a question regarding using SLP's to duplicate data from virtual tape drives to physical tape drives.   We have 12 physical tape drives and are looking at using a VTL to backup data directly from Netbackup media servers and then from th...

Best way to track how much data has been backed up

Hey all,   I am currently trying two methods to discover the best way to track how much data has been backed up via the media servers for a given period of time.  Here are my two approaches:   1.) Created a report on OpsCenter that looks at the "Job ...

Resolved! Clustered NetBackup Master Server Windows 2012

Hello, I've been told to avoid WIndows clustered master servers because "they don't work". What's your experiences?I understand that in a cluster, each member node can be an individual media server. I'm interested in this approach because I can get t...

TA0 by Level 4
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Resolved! Why does Ghost Jobs run in Netbackup.

Hi Team, Iam new to Netbackup,Please help im me understanding the reason on why the blank jobs run's automatically in netbackup. Every day there are couple of jobs which are shown in our netbackup environment which has only job ID ,reset all columes ...

RajNK by Level 3
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VMWare Policy Type Backup

I have 6 vms in my VMWare policy type. 1 vm is failing with an error 156 . All the other vms are backing correctly. Attached is the jobs details. NBU on master/media NBU on client master/media OS 2008 R2 client vm OS 2008 R2 Policy ...

snawaz3 by Level 6
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Resolved! NDMP Error Code 174

Hi! I'm back again with more problems. Thanks in advance for the help. I am having NDMP backup and restore issues and I believe they are related. The first issue is that after a job shows 100% complete and is no longer writing any data, it take...

danhatt by Level 4
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Resolved! Netbackup Phase 1 Import hanging

Hello House,   I am doing fiirst import of LT03 media and it is hanging with "Media in use" ; "A pending request has been generated for this request , operator action may be required:No action :   -I hope not changing the density of the LT04 drives t...

Ayes by Level 4
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DAG Mailbox failed to restore error code 2810

environment: windows 2008 Netbackup Master / Media server Exchane 2010 DAG between two server exch01 & exch02 NBU Client   Problem: I have created my GRT Enabled policy using Virtual Name of “DAG” in client Tab of Policy, policy run s...

mumair109917 by Level 6
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