Test Run options
|Article:HOWTO73377|||||Created: 2012-03-02|||||Updated: 2012-03-16|||||Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO73377|
You can set up test run jobs to check the following items:
See About test run jobs.
Table: Test Run options
Enables the test run process.
If you select this option, you can configure test run jobs when you create backup jobs.
Lets you schedule when and how often the test run job runs.
See Schedule options.
Verifies that the Backup Exec logon account is correct for the data that you want to back up.
Tests if there is enough available capacity on the media to complete the job.
During the test run job, the number of scheduled jobs in the queue is not checked. Jobs that were scheduled before the test run may use any media that was available when the test run was performed.
Tests whether the media is online and able to be overwritten.
Uses any past job histories to determine if enough media is available to run the scheduled backup job.
Checking that the previous job history is faster than performing a pre-scan.
Enables Backup Exec to scan the scheduled backup job to determine if enough media is available to run the job.
A pre-scan is the most accurate method of determining media capacity. You should select this option if there is not an existing job history.
Places the scheduled job on hold if Backup Exec detects any failures during the test run.
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