Non-clustered SQL Server instance appears in selection list of virtual node

Article:TECH207854  |  Created: 2013-06-28  |  Updated: 2013-07-01  |  Article URL
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Non-clustered SQL Server instance appears in the selection list of the virtual node.

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This issue was found in the following environment.

OS: Windows 2008 R2

Backup Exec: Backup Exec 2012

SQL Server: SQL Server Express Edition 2005


Ignore non-clusterd SQL Server instance in the selection list of the virtual node.
Select the non-clustered SQL Server Instance from the selection list of the physical node if this non-clustered SQL Server Instance are backed up.

Symantec Corporation has acknowledged that the above-mentioned issue is present in the current version(s) of the product(s) mentioned at the end of 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 Please be sure to refer back to this document periodically as any changes to the status of the issue will be reflected here.


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UI: The local SQL instance icon appears as SQL instance in cluster virtual machine on backup selection list.

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