7.5 Documentation

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NetBackup 7.5 release notes, administration, installation, configuration, getting started, and solutions guides are available for viewing and downloading.


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The following PDFs document NetBackup 7.5.

All 7.5 PDFs in one downloadable .zip file


Release Notes

NetBackup Release Notes
NetBackup 7.5 Emergency Engineering Binary Guide


NetBackup Administrator's Guide for UNIX and Linux, Volume I
NetBackup Administrator's Guide for UNIX and Linux, Volume II
NetBackup Administrator's Guide for Windows, Volume I
NetBackup Administrator's Guide for Windows, Volume II


Customers upgrading from previous releases are advised to use the 7.x Upgrade Portal

An Installation and Upgrade Checklist is available for NetBackup 7.5 on the Symantec Operations Readiness Tools web site to determine 7.5 requirements and documentation for master server, media servers, and clients:  https://sort.symantec.com/

NetBackup 7.5 Upgrade Guide
NetBackup Installation Guide for UNIX and Linux
NetBackup Installation Guide for Windows
NetBackup LiveUpdate Guide


NetBackup Device Configuration Guide

Administration of Options

NetBackup AdvancedDisk Storage Solutions Guide
NetBackup Bare Metal Restore Administrator's Guide
NetBackup Cloud Administrator's Guide
NetBackup Deduplication Guide
NetBackup OpenStorage Solutions Guide for Disk
NetBackup for VMware Administrator's Guide (also covers and
NetBackup for Hyper-V Administrator's Guide
NetBackup for NDMP Administrator's Guide
NetBackup for NDMP NAS Appliance Information
NetBackup SAN Client and Fibre Transport Guide
NetBackup Search Administrator's Guide
NetBackup Snapshot Client Administrator's Guide
NetBackup Replication Director Solutions Guide
NetBackup Vault Administrator's Guide
NetBackup Vault Operator's Guide
Symantec OpsCenter Administrator's Guide
Symantec OpsCenter Reporting Guide

Administration of Database Agents

NetBackup for DB2 Administrator's Guide
NetBackup for Enterprise Vault Agent Administrator's Guide for Windows
NetBackup for Informix Administrator's Guide
NetBackup for Lotus Notes Administrator's Guide
NetBackup for Microsoft Exchange Server Administrator's Guide
NetBackup for Microsoft SQL Server Administrator's Guide
NetBackup for Microsoft SharePoint Server Administrator's Guide
NetBackup for Oracle Administrator's Guide
NetBackup for SAP Administrator's Guide
NetBackup for Sybase Administrator's Guide


NetBackup Troubleshooting Guide
NetBackup Status Codes Reference Guide

Other Documents

NetBackup Backup Planning and Performance Tuning Guide
NetBackup Clustered Master Server Administrator's Guide
NetBackup Commands Reference Guide
NetBackup in Highly Available Environments Administrator's Guide
NetBackup Security and Encryption Guide
NetBackup Getting Started Guide
NetBackup Backup, Archive, and Restore Getting Started Guide
NetBackup Product Family Third-party Legal Notices January 2012

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