We have a Windows Storage Server 2012 (WS5400D0804) that we use for our company data. Our media server has Windows Server 2008 R2 as the OS and are using Backup Exec 2010 R2. There were some errors occurring in the Backup Exec for our full weekly backup which led me to a fix on Symantec's website. After I applied the registry fix, I wanted to test backing up the system state for our Windows Storage Server 2012. Upon trying to back it up, it was taking forever. I let it sit for 1.5 hours 2 times and it never succeeded. I looked at the log from the week before to see how long the system state was generally taking on our full weekly Friday backup and it turns out it is taking 5 hours to complete which is ridiculous!!! I looked at our Windows Server 2008 R2 system state backup from the week before to see how long it takes that one to backup and it only takes 2 minutes and it is twice the size. We do have the Backup Exec Windows Server agent on the 2012 server, too. Why is this taking 5 hours to try and backup the system state for our 2012 server? Any information would be greatly appreciated. I will attach screenshots of the settings that are used for the backups in BackupExec also.
(The error that was coming up at first that led me to look at this in the first place, was "VSS Snapshot warning. File %BeBootDrive%\bootmgr is not present on the snapshot.")
(Tape Drive = Dell Powervault LTO3-080)