How do I create a media set in Veritas?

How do I create a media set in Veritas?

User Media sets can be created by clicking Configure Storage button in Storage tab > Media Sets and Volts > Create a media set.

How do I change the catalog path in Backup Exec?


  1. Click the Backup Exec button, select Configuration and Settings, and then click Backup Exec Settings.
  2. In the left pane, click Catalog.
  3. In the Catalog path field, browse to or type the new path in which to store catalogs.
  4. Click OK.

How do I delete a Backup Exec tape?

You should be able to Erase tapes from Backup Exec 2012. In the Storage tab go to Robotic Library (not tape drive) >> Slots>>… select the required slot which has the tape to be erased. Right click on that slot and run Erase Media now.

How do I restore from tape in Veritas Backup Exec?

Restore Files and Folders Veritas

  1. On the Backup and Restore tab, right-click the server for which you want to restore data and click Restore.
  2. Select Files, folders, or volumes and click Next.
  3. Select Files and folders backups to a point-in-time and click next.

How do I set up Backup Exec?

Step by step Veritas Backup Exec v20 storage configuration.

  1. From Home windows under Storage Status, so click Configure Storage.
  2. Select the Disk-based storage configuration Veritas and then click Next.
  3. Select Disk Storage and then click Next.
  4. Type Storage Name and Description and click Next.

How do I delete tape in Veritas Netbackup?


  1. Use the tpreq command to load a tape. The format is:
  2. Run the following command to rewind the tape: mt -f rewind.
  3. Run the following command to erase data from the tape: On Solaris:
  4. Run the following command to rewind the tape: mt -f rewind.
  5. Use the tpunmount command to unmount the tape.