'No Storage Configured' seen in Home Tab of Backup Exec 2012 even when a storage device like an RDX device is configured and working.

Article:TECH196450  |  Created: 2012-09-10  |  Updated: 2012-11-01  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH196450
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'No Storage Configured' seen in Home Tab of Backup Exec 2012(Figure 1) even when a storage device like an RDX device is configured and working(Figure 2). This UI issue may also be seen with other types of storage devices.




Figure 1.



Figure 2.




Symantec Corporation has acknowledged that the above-mentioned issue is present in the current version(s) of the product(s) mentioned in this article. Symantec Corporation is committed to product quality and satisfied customers.

 This issue is currently under investigation by Symantec Corporation. Pending the outcome of the investigation, this issue may be resolved by way of a patch or hotfix in current or future revisions of the software. However, this particular issue is not currently scheduled for any release.  If you feel this issue has a direct business impact for you and your continued use of the product, please contact your Symantec Sales representative or the Symantec Sales group to discuss these concerns.  For information on how to contact Symantec Sales, please see http://www.symantec.com Please be sure to refer back to this document periodically as any changes to the status of the issue will be reflected here.


This is a UI issue and does not effect the backup or restore capability of the Backup Exec software. Customers experiencing this issue are encouraged to contact Symantec Technical Support as data is still being collected to assist in resolving this issue.


Supplemental Materials


In the Home page's Storage Status section the wrong status appears when a disk cartridge based device is configured

Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH196450

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