Video Screencast Help
Give us your opinion and win with Symantec! Please help us by taking this survey to tell us about your experience with Symantec Connect, so that we can continue to grow and improve.  Take the survey.

backup tape failure/success notification

Created: 27 Jun 2014 • Updated: 14 Jul 2014 | 2 comments
This issue has been solved. See solution.

How to configure the backup tape failure/success notification?

Comments 2 CommentsJump to latest comment

consoleadmin's picture

See this article for the notification

Setting up email notifications about backups on Windows
Article:HOWTO34255  | Created: 2010-10-29  | Updated: 2011-03-11  | Article URL


Marianne's picture

You can also have a look at this TN:

Email Notifications Settings and Their Behaviors 

Please ALWAYS mention or select OS on NBU master server when starting a new discussion.

For email notification to work, you need to ensure that a mail client is installed and working at OS level.
For Windows, you can install and configure blat.
For Unix/Linux, ensure that root can send email using sendmail (mailx).


Supporting Storage Foundation and VCS on Unix and Windows as well as NetBackup on Unix and Windows
Handy NBU Links