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How to deploy a remote agent for Backup Exec 10d to a Windows 7 workstation.

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I have a server currently running Backup Exec ver. 10d.  I am able to backup Windows XP workstations but I cannot get it to back up a Windows 7 Pro workstation.

My server is running Win Server 2003 R2.  All workstations in question are Windows 7 Pro on a domain network.

Thanks for any suggestions!
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Backup Exec 10d cannot backup Windows 7 for Windows 2008 R2.
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BEWS 10d is not compatible with Windows 7.
Please upgrade to the latest version.
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Please update up to  backupexec version 12
Version 12 support win08 r2 and win7
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unfortunately 10d is too far back for a simple upgrade.  You'd basically have to buy new.  You may want to look into another method of backup if money is a factor.
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