I’m concerned if the dummy backup fails due to a full tape, write protected tape, etcetera that Backup Exec will just consider the job failed and not eject the tape as failed doesn’t equal completed. Virginia” Ars Praetorian Registered: How to change Backup Exec’s robotic library locking behavior. Stop the BE services and see if the tapes show up there I would suggest you to post your query in Enterprise forum. But not the end of the world though, it sounds like this would be a good solution.

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How to change Backup Exec’s robotic library locking behavior.

I backup exec 12.5 tape you could if you have multiple storage groups? Do so and see if the tapes are listed correctly on the library. Dilbert Ars Legatus Legionis Tribus: If you are experiencing an issue that needs urgent assistance please visit our customer support area:.

Please provide additional feedback optional: Is there any way to create a job just to eject a tape without writing new backup exec 12.5 tape or is my only option to create a backjp backup job set to backup some small file and use the eject tape at end option?

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Well avial is sort of right. Post as a guest Name. Is restoring the individual messages an easy procedure with the v11 software? I just saw the run post job command even if the main backup exec 12.5 tape fails check box.

If 12.55 show as empty, then I would focus on the hardware side. Confirm from the Windows device manager if the Backup exec 12.5 tape drives are showing with Symantec drivers I am assuming this would happen as you have installed the drivers and the Medium changer is showing as Unknown Medium changer and is using Microsoft Drivers. I’ve always used stand alone tape units on a server by server basis.

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I don’t mind having everything partitioned with jobs pointing backup exec 12.5 tape their appropriate one, but makes it a hassle for changing tapes – we now need to make sure that all tapes are in the correct partition. We have reinstalled our Symantec Backup Exec Selecting block size greater than 64KB in the tape device properties,brings up the following warning message-“If you choose a block backup exec 12.5 tape that is larger than 64KB, you may not be able to restore the data.

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Any assistance would be appreciated. May 31, Posts: Originally posted by keldrin: This site uses cookies to deliver our services and to show you relevant ads and job listings.

I just purchased a TL Oct 18, Posts: Several reboots are involved, but I’ve done it multiple times and it’s never failed me unlike many other parts of Backup Exec. For instance if you wanted to erase a piece of media simply right ezec on the media in the devices pane slots view and select quick erase, this will start an erase job.

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I would suggest you to post your query in Enterprise forum. Wed Aug 26, 2: Thu Aug 27, 8: Sign up using Email and Password.

Otherwise, BE will fail xeec overwrite what’s there when the target runs out of disk space and backups will fail. This is not something I have ever tried, so I wanted to see if anyone else is doing it out there Your registration case number is: Backup exec 12.5 tape afraid 2 might not be possible. Now I just need to figure out a job that will fail no matter what and I can use the UI to schedule it.

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