Backup Exec 2010 Question

I have a tape drive (Dell ML 6000) and a server (Dell 2950) that has 2008r2 on it.  It is our backup server with Symantec Backup Exec 2010 installed on it.   We have a C drive, E Drive and F Drive configured on it.  The Backup exec Catalog file is going to the E drive.   The server has six hard drives configured on RAID 5.   Two weeks ago we had a drive fail and the E as well as the F drive disappeared.   This also caused the backups to fail because the catalog file was on the E drive.   We tried to replace the drive on it but someone password locked the configuration to the RAID drive so we can't add it.  To get our backups working again, I just configured backup exec  to put the Catalog file on the C drive.   Everything backup fine again.  What I did notice is, and here is the question, our restoration history disappeared.   We have to keep our backups for a year before we recycle tapes.   When I try to do a restore job, it only has the last two weeks since I got the backup working again.  

Is there any way to get that restoration history back?
For example, If I just put in a random tape in and catalog and inventory it, will the start and end date of the tape appear back in backup exec or is all that data lost?  

I have no idea of what tapes need to be recycled now either.

Yes, we did just purchase a new physical backup server also.
Skygod68Sr. Systems AdministratorAsked:
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andyalderSaggar maker's framemakerCommented:
Restore E:\Program Files\Symantec\Backup Exec\data\BEDB.BAK then run BEUTIL.EXE and select to restore the database. Unfortunately I don't know of a way to merge two databases so you'll lose the last couple of days history by reverting to the old DB.

(You'll also need to do this when you move to the new backup server as the database holds all the configuration and history.)
Skygod68Sr. Systems AdministratorAuthor Commented:
The only thing I have access to is the C drive.  The BIOS as well as the RAID is locked with a password and we don't know the person who set it.  Let me look at the other stuff you said.
andyalderSaggar maker's framemakerCommented:
You can restore that file to C: if you want to, it just comes from the E: backup. Don't put it in C:\Program Files\Symantec\Backup Exec\data though or BE will overwrite it. When you run beutil you just point it at wherever you put the DB backup file.

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Skygod68Sr. Systems AdministratorAuthor Commented:
If I restore the BEDB.bak, will it try to restore to where the BE.CAT folder is at or where the DB is at?When we lost the E drive, the BE.CAT folder was on that drive.  The database is located on the C drive.
I created a new BE.CAT folder on the C drive to get our backup working again.   I did that by going: tool, options, catalog and selecting a new drive for it.
Skygod68Sr. Systems AdministratorAuthor Commented:
What I ended up doing is taking the tapes and cataloging them again.  It's time consuming but it gets our history back.
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