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Backup Exec 2012 - Job Defaults

Created: 07 Apr 2014 | 2 comments

I have job defaults setup. I have setup my servers with these job defaults. Does anyone know if I make changes to these job defaults, if these changes should be replicated down to my servers?

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sidd3009's picture

Yes, if Server Groups have been used, then it would affect all the servers. 

Please refer to the following link to get more details:


Siddhant Saini
Advanced Technical Support Engineer, Symantec Corporation

Colin Weaver's picture

Job defaults only take effect at the point of job creation.

However as per SID3009 info, with some minor limitations it is possible to select multiple servers (either in a group or using CTRL key) and then edit the common settings that apply to those jobs in a batch.