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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 Level 6
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Netbackup Accelerator Forced Rescan is running very slowly

Hi Netbackup Experts,I have configured Netbackup Accelerator for a windows file server. I have configured to run full backup with accelerator forced rescan once in a month. When it runs, the progress is very very slow. Is there any way to speed it up...

Resolved! How to install MongoDB plugin on windows server

Hello all,1)My NetBackup vesion: 8.2 Operating System : windows server 20192)Client Operating System : windows server 2019 MongoDB version :4.3.6I want to install MongoDB plugin on windows server,but I can't Run the installer. How to solve this probl...

Resolved! Is NetBackup Test Drive on AWS still active?

Hi,Is NetBackup Test Drive on AWS still active? I used to be able to access it from But it seems that this link is not active anymore. And when I tried to click on launch a te...

NBU_App by Level 3
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Status 41: Network Connection Timed out on full jobs only

Current netbackup version 7.7.3. Currently no support contract or no plans to re-up to make netbackup current so I'm posting here for some help.This is currently backing up some old unix servers and recently began to have a Status 41: Network Connect...

dcbone by Level 3
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Can we share libraries between two netbackup domains

I have one master and 20 media servers in domain1 which are using 2 tape libraries (IBM 3573-TL, IBM ULT3580-HH7). Now I want to move 2 media servers to another master server. My question is, after moving the 2 media servers to domain2, will they sti...

netbackup certification

I have been using Netbackup for years.  I want to get ceritfied.Can some one recommend a certification prep guide for 8.0BillLLAP

Resolved! Tape and Compatible Client Server Migration To New NBU Master 8.2

Hi Guys,Gooday! We are planning to migrate the Tape Library and Client Servers from old Master 7.7.3 to new Master Server 8.2.Here is the Customer Environment: OLD NBU ENVIRONMENT - 7.7.3 1. MASTER INFORMATIONHOSTNAME: PS13BMASAPOS: Windows 2008NBU V...

Resolved! Policy dont start automatically

Hello,I have a problem, a few days ago an oracle policy that executes archivelog started correctly every 30 min, however, since yesterday that policy no longer runs automatically (manual still works), it is worth mentioning that other policies do sta...

robertoaxity by Moderator
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VMware policy support for btrfs

Hello,Does someone know a roadmap for btrfs and VMware backup suppport? At the moment a file browse (single file restore) of btrfs filesystems is not possible.Thanks

Lumpi by Level 4
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Resolved! tape not accessible after moving to robot from standalone

Hi all, I'm getting the dreaded 96 error message, storage unit has none available.  It does indeed have none for the volume pool the backup job ios running.  I do have available tapes in standalone.I move the tape from standalone to tld (via gui) but...

Backup Windows Failover Cluster nodes

Hi all,Have you any recommandations about backup Windows failover nodes ?We have configured one policy to backup user data with logical cluster name. That's OK.When cluster nodes switch (secondary become primary), next backup, incremental schedule, i...

Resolved! Shedule Windows overlap

Hello,I create a script PowerShell to modify Schedule of Policy, i'm using the command line NBU, bpplschedwin.The information for the PolicyName / ScheduleLabel  are in a Global Variable, the value for the day is in 2 array, one for the StartTimeJ th...

Dackey by Level 4
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Resolved! A.I.R replication & Import jobs don’t start

Hello all,We have a problem regarding replication and import jobs that don’t start anymore, nothing changed, it just stopped itself.. The nbu restart didn’t fix it, still no replication or import.I can see the images who are not completed (nbstlutil ...

Hamza_H by Moderator
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Resolved! Vmware backup fails code 13

Hello, Version of NBU : 8.2 Vmware backup fails with status = 13: Info bpbkar (pid=0) done. status: 13: file read failed this concerns only FULL backups, the INCR backups are running fine. Vmtools are up to date. We changed the DS and the ESX for the...

Hamza_H by Moderator
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I have the same question that it seems so many people do beacuse it is not easy to find.I am not looking for a minimum requiremnent list but optimal/best performance etc.. We will have 20 server VMs about 75Gb each realitly static, no web servers, sh...