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Backup exec 10 - cannot install remote agent to a workgroup pc

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Last Modified: 2013-12-01
I am part of a domain and am trying to install the remote agent on a workgroup pc running Win svr 2003 standard. The backup server can see the workgroup pc but if I try to push the agent it gives a message stating the rpc server is not avaliable. I tried to ping the workgroup pc from the domain backup server but get no reply. In my backup job it seems to be connecting the the workgroup server and backin up the required folders using the local agent but there are warnings in the log.  How can I install the agent manually?
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Thanks for the info but I managed to connect to the workstation pc by adding a entry for it in the HOSTS file on the server with backup exec 10 installed. I was then able to install the agent using the tool.

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