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symantec backup exec 11d

Created: 01 Feb 2013 | 9 comments

Hi,

We are running symantec backupexec 11d on a windows 2003 server. I am trying to install remote agent to 2 windows 2008 64bit computers on my network. The install fails with error : installation failed with error 1603.

Any help would be appreciated?

thanks

Carolin

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Colin Weaver's picture

either 2010 R3 or 2012 (make sure you do some research in the differences as some customers do not like 2012)

santoshpawar's picture

I will sugest to go with backupexec 2010 R3......it is easy to manage as compair to 2012.

 

CraigV's picture

...this information was supplied the day before you did...please read previous posts before repeating the same information!

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carolin's picture

can I go straight to 2010 R3 from 11d?

 

CraigV's picture

11d can be directly upgraded to BE 2010 R3, no hassles. Just grab manual copies of the Data/Catalogs folders and after upgrading, run LiveUpdate to install SP2 and any subsequent updates. Once done, push-install these updates to any remote servers you might have!

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