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Backup Exec 12.5 unable to overwrite to external HD

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I have several customers who use an external USB hard drive to back up their data nightly using Backup Exec 12.5.  In the process of doing this, we run into a problem.

If the drive fills up, even if the data is set to overwrite, the backup fails.  If I go in and delete some of the backups, the backups begin again, but only until the drive fills up.  Does anyone know of a way that we can stop this, where the data will automatically overwrite like it's supposed to?
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