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Useful Veritas System Recover 22 - Links

Release Notes for Veritas System Recovery 22 : v22.0Veritas™ System Recovery 22 Readme : v22.0Veritas System Recovery 22 Licensing Guide : v22.0Veritas™ System Recovery 22 User's Guide : v22.0Veritas™ System Recovery 22 Manager Readme : v22.0Veritas™...

klauskresnik by Moderator
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'How To' videos for Veritas System Recovery (VSR)

How to backup to Azure using Veritas System Recovery: How to backup to Amazon S3 using Veritas System Recovery: How to perform a Bare Metal restore using Veritas ...

criley by Moderator
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hi all what im curious of is if i create a yearly base with hourly incrementals would it eventually stop creating incrementals when it hits a certain number so say roughly there are 8760 hours in a year would it create this many incrementals or wou...

GRTS by Level 2
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Best Practices SSR 2013 MS Creating Backup Policies

We have employed System Recovery 2013 R2 Management Solution as the backup/restore solution for client desktops in my organisation. And for my sins I have just inherited the day to day administration of said infrastructure product. I was wondering i...

Resolved! Automatically assigning SSR 2013 license to Clients

Hi, we are using Symantec System Recovery 2013 R2 Managament solution and I was after a method of automating the assigning of licenses to client pc's. Is such a thing possible, are there any SSR snapins or modules for PowerShell? If not what can b...

Resolved! Restoring AD Using outdated backup

hi can anybody help me with restoring last active directory server (BDC-2012) from a 6 month old system recovery image. PDC & BDC failed and no recent backup is available . last backup is a very old SSR 2013 full backup of BDC . BDC was a 2012 VM o...

mgmasterv2 by Level 6
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Use of / vs \ to map a network drive

Noticed that using //drive/folder vs \\drive\folder to map a network drive doesn't seem to work when using SSR 2011 to recover a backup. Could someone vaerify this for me? Thanks

Send an Email when the backup job is failed

Hello again, is there an option that the Symantec System Revovery Management Console send an Email when a backup job is failed? I know, that is possible when i configure the smtp option on the client. The problem here is, that i cannot send out a e...

SSR20xx by Level 4
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Resolved! Product similarities and differences?

Hi. What are the similarities and differences between the following products: 1.   Symantec Ghost Solution Suite v2.5 2.   Symantec Backup Exec 2015 3.   Symantec System Recovery 2013 R2 Many thanks & regards, CrVMo

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Off-Site drives are always over filling

I have SSR 2013 Version I have been to the forums here before with the same problem the following posts:

SSR 2013 R2 Create New Recovery Disk is grayed out

Hello, I had updated Symantec System Recovery 2013 to 2013 R2.   After this update I can´t create new recovery disk because is grayed out. I´m running it on windows 2003 server sp2. I need a solution to have a SSRD. Regards.  

ikerat by Level 2
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Resolved! Error while launching Symantec System Recovery Disk Wizard

After installing Symantec system recovery 2013 R3 Desktop, I tried to make a System recovery disk by starting the wizard. However I get the error message: Failed to create a 'ImageSource' from the text 'pack://application:,,,,/Symantec.UI.WpfResourc...

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symantec system recovery desktop 2013

I have one of my client computers set up with this software and it has been driving me crazy when it runs out of external disk space, the software just doesn't back up anything. Is there an option to have it remove old backups when it gets full?

Sym Sys Recovery Desktop

Does anyone know if you can REMOTELY install the Management console so the PC USER can maintain their OWN Backups.  I just want to deploy and then monitor them, but if they want to see thier history of backups, or change something they can

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Can I encrypt a previously unencrypted backup? - SSR 2013R2

Our office recently bought a new Dell PowerEdge server (Windows Server 2012R2) which was setup by an engineer and had Symantec System Restore 2013R2 installed.  The very first backup of the server to our NAS and offsite drive was not encrypted, but a...

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Resolved! Backup Exec 2010 - randomly failed backups

I've got an ongoing issues at a location I service and thus far I've not found any concrete solutions to this problem. The store is a gorcery chain with about 13 locations.  Each location has identical servers that were loaded using the same inital ...

Resolved! Where are backup jobs stored ????

I had to recovery my "C" drive from a few weeks ago.  The problem is that I had created a number of incremental  backup jobs that gone because they were created after my recovery point.  I do have a backup of the C drive I made before I did the resto...

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Resolved! Windows 10 Compatibility

With the imminent release of Windows 10, I was just wondering whether SSR 2013 R2 is fully compatible or will an update be required?

Gonad by Level 4
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Wie setzte ich eine Verschlüsselung über Powershell?

Hallo, ich habe fürs erste mit den vorhandenen Powershellscripts bereits was brauchbares vorbereitet. Nun möchte ich das backup zusätzlich mit einem Kennwort versehen. Da ich leider keine Ahnung von Powershell habe tue ich mich da echt schwer. Ich h...