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Help Backing Up to Terra Satation

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I have a buffalo Terra station hooked up through the network.  I installed backup exec 11d.  The software will not see the network drive at all.  Can someone please tell me how to set this up.
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Try to manually add a "User defined selection" for the share published by the terastation. (http://seer.support.veritas.com/docs/254193.htm).
You will probably have an error in every job - something like "The media server was unable to connect to the remote agent on machine", but at least you should be able to get backups.

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would it be better to Just get 2 USB 500gb external drives put them on to the server and then it will see local drives and I can take a drive home everyday. I am still doing tape back ups also.

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OK I have a share set up. I cam backup using backup exec.  Now how do I setp up the Continous protection server destination folder. It will only see the 3 local drives as destinations. Nothin else is available.

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You can't set up the destination folder to a share. It only allows fixed drives as a destination.
To answer your question about USB drives - it allows USB drives as a destination, but I wouldn't go disconnect them and take them home. It would make the destination unavailable.

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