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MS SQL backup of system databases (Master, Model..etc) create temp folder

Created: 17 Feb 2013 | 3 comments


I ma trying to backup( Full backup to D2D) Ms SQL 2005 complete databses, includeding Master, Model and MSDB using symantec Exec 2012 , the job completes but it also create a temperory folder of the same size of the database, whihch consume the space in the storage drive . this happens only when i include the master Model and MSDB databases . how to get rid of this ? .

Another issue with Backup Exec 12 is dosent show the exact capacity of tape drive . I ma using LTO 5 tape and its only showing 1.49 TB instead of 3 TB. i have neabled hardware compression both in the tape device and in the job crated . is this a bug with exec 2012?.

Thanking you ,

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