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Top 20 Most Valued Knowledge Base Articles - Updated November 2010

Created: 30 Nov 2010
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Top 20 Backup Exec Articles

Rank Article ID Article Title
1 267107 How to find out why a Backup Exec for Windows Servers (BEWS) backup or restore job has failed
2 324303 Product Compatibility Information for Windows 7 and  Windows 2008 R2
3 308627 The Utility jobs in Backup Exec will not run until the server is paused/unpaused in the Backup Exec console.
4 253586 Event ID 57612: "A format inconsistency was encountered during a tape read operation on device "%device%"." is reported in the Event Viewer when the VERITAS Backup Exec Job Engine or Remote Agent encounters an inconsistency in the data format on the media during a read operation (restore, verify, and so on).
5 257135 The VERITAS Update Client was not found on your machine. Unable to process the update request is displayed upon clicking "List Updates" on the http://softwareupdate.veritas.com or VERITAS Update Web site.
6 280508 A backup or restore job fails with the error "0xe00084ed - A hardware error occurred."
7 310739 Introduction to the Agent for VMware Virtual Infrastructure (AVVI) for Backup Exec windows server (BEWS) version 12.5
8 278254 Symantec Backup Exec 10d (10.1) for Windows Servers - Software Compatibility List (SCL)
9 231488 Reasons why the data throughput rate can be slower than the theoretical maximum when backing up to or restoring from tape media or disk (B2D) & how to troubleshoot or improve backup performance
10 287706 How to configure Backup Exec for Windows Servers (BEWS) and Backup Exec Continuous Protection Server (CPS) for a Continuous Exchange Backup job.
11 274163 How to push install the Backup Exec Remote Agent for Windows Servers in Backup Exec 11d & above
12 248709 Backup-to-Disk backup jobs stay "Queued" in the Activity Monitor and the job never runs.
13 283427 Backup Exec 11d for Windows Servers Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
14 294957 Exchange 2003 and Exchange 2007 Granular Restore Technology (GRT) Backups to Tape appears to hang in "Updating Catalogs" stage.
15 243037 How to perform a local recovery of a Microsoft Windows 2000/2003 Small Business Server
16 253616 Event ID 57665: "Storage device "%device%" reported an error on a request to %failed command%. Error reported:%error description%." is reported in the Event Viewer when the Symantec Backup Exec job engine receives an error on any command sent to the specified storage device.
17 275624 What is the difference between a Backup-To-Disk (B2D) folder and a removable Backup-To-Disk folder?
18 264616 Event ID: 57860 "An error occurred while attempting to log in to the following server... SQL error number: "0011"" is seen when backing up a server with SQL installed.
19 315820 Backup of local resources failing with Remote agent error  "0xe000846b- The resource could not be backed up because an error occurred while connecting to the Backup Exec for Windows Servers Remote Agent. "
20 317039 Backup job fails with "V-79-57344-34110 - AOFO: Initialization failure error. Advanced Open File Option used: Microsoft Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS).VSS Snapshot error. The Microsoft Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) snapshot provider that you selected cannot snap this volume. Select the default snapshot provider, and then run the job again