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How to upgrade BE2010 R3 database from SQL Express to SQL Express 2008 locally?

Created: 16 Nov 2012 | 1 comment

Dear Sir,

As title, is it possible or any idea?  Please advise.

My steps as below

     1.Upgrade SQL Express from 2005 to 2008 locally.

     2.Migrate BE2010 R3 Database(configuration/jobs/logs/keys) from 2005 to 2008

Now

BE2010 R3 work with SQL Express on Win2k8 x64.

Future

BE2010 R3 & Websense will put them together on a server with SQL Express 2008.

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CraigV's picture

Hi,

Check the link below (3rd Party link) and specifically the last comment:

http://community.spiceworks.com/topic/134906-backup-exec-bedb-database-has-grown-to-sql-express-2005-s-4gb-limit

Thanks!

EDIT: if you use those steps, just make sure you have copies of the Data/Catalogs folders and specifically bedb.bak and the BEDB itself.

Alternative ways to access Backup Exec Technical Support:

https://www-secure.symantec.com/connect/blogs/alte...