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anyone know how open cattools.exe xml output report?

I have the cattools.exe xml report output from backup exec 2012, anyone know how to open it ? it's an xml like this: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?><CatResults IC="1" ...
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Time difference between servers after disaster recovery

We are running an old training system based on Windows Server 2003 and XP-clients. The solution is rather simple with four servers, two of them beeing DC:s. Everything is preconfigured and that goes ...
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backup exec 2012: how know a specific tape content

how can I know the content of a specific tape ? I backed up my exchange 2007 mailboxes on a monthly mediaset, now I want export the media but I don't know which media I have to export.
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Backup Exec has lost compression ability

We are running Backup Exec 11d (Version 11.0 Rev 6235) The server is hooked up to an HP Ultrium 440 tape drive. It has been performing very well for a few years now, it has processed about 3-400 TB. ...
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Symantec backupexec troubleshooting issues with a Dell Robotic tape Library in Windows 2003

I’m running Symantec BackupExec 12.0 on a Windows 2003 server. After I powered down my SCSI tape drive (Dell PowerVault 124t autoloader) it no longer shows up in Backup Exec in the device pool. So ...
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Backup problem please help

One of my SBS users has had their home folder wiped out. All that is left is a file called "C". We take hourly backups using Symantec backup exec system recovery 8.5. I have looked through our ...
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Bare Metal Restore with Backup Exec 11d on Win 2003

So, I'm looking at a bare metal restore situation with my current setup. Not sure if this is possible, but looking at a hypothetical restore path to bounce off of with some Server Fault gurus ;). As ...
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best way to backup Exchange 2003 using Symantec Backup Exec 12.5

I'm a newbie admin for an Exchange 2003 server running on Windows Server 2003 R2 Standard, all storage on the server is local, no DAS, SAN or NAS. The server is being backed up to magnetic tape using ...
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Getting an 'Access Denied' error when trying to create backup job for Backup Exec 10D

I guess the easy answer to my question is 'Something doesn't have the correct permissions'. =P. I read Backup Exec b2d NAS, but that didn't really answer my question. I have poked around the Admin ...
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Problems restoring using Backup Exec 10D on Exchange 2003

Backup Exec 10D, Win2K3 SBS, Exchange 2003. I'm trying to do a restore job from a tape on exchange which only houses 1 mailbox store. I've created the Recovery Storage Group and linked it to the ...
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BackupExec 11 (on Windows SBS) performance suddenly dropped by 50-70%

The backup performance of a BackupExec installation suddenly dropped by 50-70% for no apparent reason. The was no user intervention, no reconfiguration, nor updates, and all tapes were affected at ...
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Backup Exec restore of Exchange 2003 stalled

We are restoring just the public folders database using Backup Exec 9.1. The main EDB and STM files restored okay. However, the byte count has stalled and now there are tons of .IFS files in the ...
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How do I retieve a file that was backed up with Norton Backup Exec?

I have the Norton Backup Exec Agent installed, configured, and working on one of my Windows Servers (2003). I don't know anything about the configuration, but I can answer questions if someone needs ...
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Backing up my data causes my server to crash using Symantec Backup Exec 12, or How I Came to Loathe Irony

I have a Dell PowerEdge 2850 running Windows Server 2003. It is the primary file server for one of my clients. I have another server also running Windows Server 2003 that acts as the core media ...
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Crash Dump error 0x80070057 - Windows Server 2003R2 SP2 BSOD BackupExec related

as of last night we have had an IBM Server running 2003R2 BSOD a couple of times and I have been trawling the net for answers ever since. I've pinned down what triggers it and that is a BackupExec job ...
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Choosing the right backup solution - SCSI vs SATA tape drives

I'm backing up about 100gb worth of data on backup exec and after much deliberation, have decided that tapes are worth another shot (after my ultrium decided to die and munch tapes). Bearing in mind ...
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Looking for a new backup solution to replace dying tape drive

We're running Windows Server 2003 SBS and another machine with Server 2003 Standard on it. The SBS server is about 7 years old running pretty much 24/7 - a HP server of some description. We have an ...
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Confusion with backup exec and backing up SBS server 2003 and exchange

I have a Windows server 2003 SBS running backup exec 10d. From what I understand, backup exec takes a snapshot of Exchange and backs that up; in that case, should I also back up the exchange database ...
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Backup Exec Monitoring Tool

Does anyone know of a monitoring tool for Backup Exec 12 and BESR 8.5? I'm sick of going through all the email alerts or logging into servers to check the status of my backups. Servers are Windows ...
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Backup Exec 11D and Thecus N5200 Pro

I have a Thecus N5200 Pro integrated into my Windows 2003 AD network. My current backup solution involves Backup Exec 11D but this requires a running service for windows boxes or a similar daemon for ...
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BackupExec failing after 3-5 Minutes with error code E00084F4

Environment Server: HP ProLiant DL320s G1 (System ROM: W04) O/S: Windows 2003 R2 x64 SP2 Autoloader: HP 1x8 G2 AUTOLDR (Firmware: 2.50 / 2.00n) Drive: Ultrium 3-SCSI (Firmware: D22W) SCSI HBA: HP ...
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Information Store failing to be written to backups

Here where I work we use Symantec BackupExec 11D to handle all of our server backups. recently had an issue crop up on the weekend where the backups got hung up. Ended up restarting all of the ...