Unfortunately, you will need to actually log in remotely or physically to your server you want to install the agent on manually as an account with administrative privileges. It could be that symantec deploys the script when they install their agent. So, how to completely uninstall, say, symantec backup exec. Securityfocus is designed to facilitate discussion on computer security related topics, create computer security awareness, and to provide the internets largest and most comprehensive database of computer security knowledge and resources to the public. At the remote computer, map a drive letter to the backup exec media server remote agent directory using the following path. Upgrade checklist for backup exec 2010 r3 using the. Symantec backup exec desktop agent symantec backup exec system recovery 2010 symantec. Within the perimeter, there is a server that needs to be backed up using backup exec 12. Navigate the list of applications until you find symantec backup exec remote agent for windows or simply activate the search feature and type in symantec backup exec remote agent for windows. Weve recently added a new server at a remote office and ive been trying to get the remote agent software installed so we can create a backup job for it.
About installing the remote agent for linux or unix servers. An ssl trust will need to be established after a manual installation of the agent for windows. Another version of the backup exec remote agent for windows systems is installed on this computer. To uninstall the advanced open file option on a remote server from the windows command prompt. I can backup the system fine if i exclude the system partition, andor use ntbackup. Map the symantec backup exec installation server folder. Installing the remote agent for linux or unix servers. I recently ran into a problem with the backup exec remote agent for windows systems and backup exec server services both getting hung in the starting mode.
To manually enter the serial numbers for backup exec and any additional options. When it was installe don the first server all the agents were installed. Deduplication is a completely different mechanism and is a new type of storage in be. You cannot remove the options separately using the command script. Map a drive letter to the backup exec tm for windows servers media. Double click on its uninstaller and follow the wizard to uninstall veritas backup exec 12. Uninstall agent from windowsbased computers microsoft docs. System restore is a utility which comes with windows operating systems and helps computer users restore the system to a previous state and remove programs interfering with the operation. Manually uninstall symantec backup exec readdownload. Symantec backup exec for windows server remote agent.
For the specific customer in the windows agent column, click download windows agent. Once you receive the licence call symantec customer care on the below details tell them you want to downgrade your 2010 licence to. Backup exec 2010 had an addon option called desktop laptop option hence forth called dlo. Duplicating backup sets or a job history manually running a test. Backup log indicated the exchange server running a previous version of the backup exec remote agent. That no longer exists in 2012, cause it is its own product now. I checked the exchange server and it is indeed running symantec backup exec remote agent 12.
Pushinstalling the agent for windows to remote computers installing updates to. Veritas backup exec remote agent for windows servers. How to install backup exec remote agent for windows. It is included here as a separate download for the convenience of backup exec for windows servers users who would like to download and install an updated remote. Using a command prompt to uninstall the agent for windows from a remote computer. Click for a full guide about symantec backup exec uninstall. Symantec backup exec remote agent for windows version 14. Ralus is a remote agent installation, simply linux client of backup exec that can be. Step by step installation of the backup exec remote agent.
Manually uninstall symantec backup exec remote agent for. Open backup exec, go to options or something like that and uncheck it. Installing updates to the agent for windows on remote computers installing the agent for. This download contains the remote agent for netware that is included in the backup exec tm 9.
How to manually uninstall backup exec for windows servers. This process will replace any missing or corrupted files and registry keys and a complete reconfiguration. How to perform an automated or manual uninstall of the. This monitor returns the number of events when the backup exec remote agent for windows servers. Since we have upgraded to backup exec 2010 with the new remote agent. With that installed for 2010, you cannot upgrade to 2012 unless you remove it. I have recently moved to backup exec 2010 and am having problems to backup exchange 2007. So, i thought id go for a complete uninstall in control panel, followed by a new install of r3. Do you have a be remote agent license installed on the be server. Were currently using symantec backup exec 2010 r3 to backup our physical servers onto tape. Map a drive letter to the backup exec tm for windows servers media server raws32 directory using the following path. There is a much easier and safer way to uninstall symantec backup exec system recovery manager edition 8. If it exists on your system the symantec backup exec remote agent for windows program will be found very quickly. Delete any folders identified as backup exec and version or sql, if sql is also being uninstalled.
Symantec backup exec 2014 remote agent uninstallation fails manual uninstall if backup exec 2012 jobs stuck on queued one of the reasons is not enough space. When you find the program symantec backup exec tm 2010 r3, click it, and then do one of the following. Ive now installed a trial version of backup exec 2010 and can answer my own questions. We recently started upgrading existing windows 7 machines to windows 10, and in doing so noticed that the backup exec 2010 remote agent raws still functioned. For a list of supported windows versions see the bottom of this topic. It only happens on one partition on one server out of 6 remote, too. Uninstall symantec backup exec 2014 remote agent for. Access is denied to remote agent symantec backup exec.
Completely uninstall and remove symantecbackupexec. Run start all programssymantec backup execbackup exec 2010. Install backup exec clientremote agent on linux dba010. Select the mac server and a prompt for logon credentials will show. Click the remove or changeremove tab to the right of the program. Backup exec has been around in one form or another since the early 1990s and has a reputation as one of the more reliable backup products on the market. Manually uninstall backup exec 2014 readdownload 11. In addition, you need to define your user defined selections and select those in your selection list, not the shares viewable from the server itself. Installing and uninstalling the 64bit remote agent and advanced open file. Reinstall backup exec 11d and above with same settings as the previous installation.
Log on to your target computer that is having the problem with the agent installation. The backup exec remote media agent for linux servers provides storage flexibility for linux servers running in a backup exec environment. Backup exec 20 agents and options articles and howtos. Basically my backup system symantec backup exec 11d for windows servers has been running daily scheduled backups, as normal, however in the job history log where it shows each job that has run it states that it has failed.
Upgrade checklist for backup exec 2010 r3 using the migration. For backup exec 2010 and above, there is no separate download available, ralus is included on the dvd, and can be found in the linux folder present at the root of the dvd for backup exec. Error installing symantec backup exec remote agent locally. If you already pushinstalled the remote agent for linux or unix servers to a solaris computer and you received this message, you must uninstall the remote agent. Select remove uninstall and allow the wizard to perform the uninstall 4. All you need to do is purchase backup exec 2010 windows remote agent via licensing. Uninstall backup exec aofo from the command line bonus bits. Now, go to the backup exec console and expand the macintosh systems under favorite resources of backup selections.
A third party uninstaller can automatically help you uninstall any unwanted programs and completely remove all of its files. A better way to uninstall symantec backup exec system recovery manager edition 8. Click on new, create a logon account for mac system with the server admin username and password. Uninstalling backup exec features from the local backup exec server. Learn how backup exec agents and options extend platform and feature support for your nonprofits or charitys backup exec environments.
Remove system credentials used for oracle operations 4. Installing and uninstalling the 64bit remote agent and advanced. Symantec backup exec remote agent for windows should i. To copy the agent activation key, hover your mouse over the key icon and copy. But with a full backup and the idr intelligent disaster recovery features of backup exec im really sure that i have recovered a crashed machine in less time than a hole reinstallation of windows 2003 including any driver update, isa 2004 and any previously installed hot fix for windows and isa. Outwardtruth how to manually uninstall backup exec for. Symantec backup exec media server or remote agent depending on what was. It administrators can directly attach tape and disk storage devices to a remote linux server, allowing backup data to.
Go to the windows services console start run services. I believe thats a requirement for backing up user defined shares. However, this fails too any attempt to uninstall or change the installation gives me the message that the software may already have been uninstalled. Is there a manual uninstall procedure for backup exec 2010. Veeam backup and backup exec 2010 agent vss problem. How to perform an automated or manual uninstall of the backup exec remote agent for windows systems raws and be vss provider 2010, 2010 r r3 only. Versions of backup exec 2014 and higher only provides support as the remote agent for linux servers. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. Pushinstalling the agent for windows to remote computers installing updates to the. I had cleaned up the registry and deleted all the and if you decided to uninstall the rollup update, since it is for fixing following in addition to the exchange writer, this is also.
To uninstall the remote agent from a 32bit computer. Issues with installing symantec backup exec remote agent. Uninstall symantec backup exec 2014 remote agent for windows systems raws 20141118 20170610 by guenther schmitz as i couldnt find a hint on howto uninstall backup exec 2014 agent from my guifree windows core servers here a short summary of how you can do it. If the backup exec job has not run in the specified time, the backup exec service will transition to a failed status. Installing backup exec 2010 remote agent on windows 10. Trying to install symantec backup exec remote agent for windows systems on a windows 7 pc. Disaster recovery of microsoft sharepoint 2010202016 data appendix h. Then, insert the backup exec installation media into the appropriate drive on. The remote agent was using the local system account and the backup exec server service was using the backup exec service account.
About the backup exec operators group for the remote agent for linux or unix servers. Symantec backup exec 11d for windows servers is the industryleading microsoft windows data. My list of remote computers is empty on the remote installatio page, and if i try to manually add a server, i get a message that the windows agent is already installed. How do i manually uninstall the backup exec remote agent.
It also lets you install, update, or uninstall software on your managed computers. This process will replace any missing or corrupted files and registry keys. Methods for installing the agent for windows veritas backup exec. Log on to a managed computer with an account that is a member of the administrators security group for the computer. I get a message back in backup exec that the current users doesnt have the rights to install software in the locations it needs to c. How to install the remote agent for macintosh servers. Symantec backup exec remote agent for windows is a software program developed by symantec. That piqued my curiosity because anyone who has ever tried to install it on an existing windows 10 machine sees this fine error. Upon being installed, the software adds a windows service which.
Backup exec agent browser refuses to start, and i have no. Launch the installer and follow the instructions to complete the. Uninstalling backup exec features from the local backup exec server getting started. Backup exec 2010 r2 remote agent install error code 1603. I have sucessfully moved backup exec r3 from one server to another. Symantec backup exec agent installation fails with error. Uninstall the remote agent before continuing with the installation. The list of backup exec job status codes that will make the service transition to a warning state. Firstly, you cannot use an existing backuptodisk system and convert it to deduplication storage. Should i remove symantec backup exec remote agent for windows by symantec.1420 771 215 525 204 893 714 1144 201 5 610 145 1361 119 411 147 401 719 147 1129 1354 946 609 41 121 280 1061 1102 1220 992 68 536 769 350 1467 362 452 1150