Solved

restore from backup exec directory

Posted on 2012-03-26
7
665 Views
Last Modified: 2013-12-01
I have backups directories of backupexec files copied to an external hard drive from last year. I need to restore a users mailbox that was on exchange 2007…that server no longer exists, the mailboxes were moved to a 2010 box.

How can I use backup exec to read that directory and restore a users mailbox (pst restore would be ideal)?

Thanks.
0
Comment
Question by:datatechdc
  • 2
  • 2
7 Comments
 
LVL 14

Expert Comment

by:shahzoor
ID: 37769389
0
 

Author Comment

by:datatechdc
ID: 37769755
no that has nothing to do with what i asked. its good reference material if i want to use windows server backup in the future.

i have an external hard drive with older backup exec files that i need to get my bexec application to read and be able to restore from. how do i accomplish this? i have tried adding the location under device and run inventory and scan but under recover i dont see any options for that location.
0
 
LVL 17

Assisted Solution

by:James Haywood
James Haywood earned 500 total points
ID: 38115266
Create a media set then add the files to this media set. You should then be able to catalog the files which will allow you to carry out restores.
0
 

Author Comment

by:datatechdc
ID: 38211218
how do i create a media set?
0
 
LVL 17

Accepted Solution

by:
James Haywood earned 500 total points
ID: 38211653
0

Featured Post

Problems using Powershell and Active Directory?

Managing Active Directory does not always have to be complicated.  If you are spending more time trying instead of doing, then it's time to look at something else. For nearly 20 years, AD admins around the world have used one tool for day-to-day AD management: Hyena. Discover why

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Is your phone running out of space to hold pictures?  This article will show you quick tips on how to solve this problem.
The business world is becoming increasingly integrated with tech. It’s not just for a select few anymore — but what about if you have a small business? It may be easier than you think to integrate technology into your small business, and it’s likely…
This tutorial will show how to configure a new Backup Exec 2012 server and move an existing database to that server with the use of the BEUtility. Install Backup Exec 2012 on the new server and apply all of the latest hotfixes and service packs. The…
In this Micro Video tutorial you will learn the basics about Database Availability Groups and How to configure one using a live Exchange Server Environment. The video tutorial explains the basics of the Exchange server Database Availability grou…

839 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question