Backup of a virtual machine (VM) that has Microsoft SQL Server installed on it does not show restore selections for the SQL instance when backed up to a tape device.

Article:TECH177527  |  Created: 2011-12-21  |  Updated: 2014-02-14  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH177527
Article Type
Technical Solution


Issue



When backing up a Virtual machine  that has an instance of Microsoft SQL Server installed on it using the Agent for VMware Virtual Infrastructure (AVVI) or Hyper-V Agent the backup will complete successfully, but the restore selections may not show Application GRT selections for the SQL databases when the backup was to a tape device.

 


Solution



Backup Exec 2010 R3:
A hotfix is now available for this issue in the current version(s) of the product(s) mentioned in this article. Refer to the Hotfix link under Related Articles at the end of this article to obtain the hotfix needed to resolve the issue.

Backup Exec 2010 R3 Rev 5204 Hotfix 195395 - http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH195395

 

Backup Exec 2012:
A hotfix is now available for this issue in the current version(s) of the product(s) mentioned in this article. Refer to the Hotfix link under Related Documents at the end of this article to obtain the hotfix needed to resolve the issue.

Backup Exec 2012 Rev 1798 Service Pack 2 (TECH203155)
 


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