Video Screencast Help
Symantec to Separate Into Two Focused, Industry-Leading Technology Companies. Learn more.

GPT with Remote Agent Support

Created: 17 Oct 2013 • Updated: 18 Oct 2013 | 3 comments
JesperBerth's picture
This issue has been solved. See solution.

Hi

Can anyone comfirm that GPT disk are supported when backing up throug a Remote Agent, a Symantec Document would be nice :-)

I can only find information stating that GPT disk are not supportet using Hyper-V or VMware backups

Operating Systems:

Comments 3 CommentsJump to latest comment

Jaydeep S's picture

GTP disks are supported for traditional backups using a Remote Agent.

SOLUTION
Colin Weaver's picture

It is possible that GPT might still affect SDR recovery - but for a straight file system backup and file restore we do not care whether the disk is MBR or GPT

See this Hyper-V doc where we actually state the workaround is an agent backup

http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=TECH66773

SOLUTION
JesperBerth's picture

Thank you both, was just the answer i needed

Cheers

-------------------------------------------------------------------------

Best Regards

Jesper Berth