NetBackup 7.6.x Documentation

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NetBackup 7.6.x release notes, administration, installation, configuration, getting started, and solutions guides are available for viewing and downloading.

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NOTE: NetBackup 7.7 PDFs are linked from a new article:


NetBackup Release Notes


NetBackup Release Notes
Netbackup Status Codes Reference Guide 

NetBackup 7.6.1

Not all PDFs were updated for release 7.6.1. If a PDF is not listed in this section, the 7.6 version supports release 7.6.1.

All NetBackup 7.6.1 PDFs in a single .zip file

NetBackup 7.6.1 Release Notes
NetBackup 7.6.1 Installation Guide
NetBackup 7.6.1 Upgrade Guide
NetBackup 7.6.1 Getting Started Guide
NetBackup 7.6.1 Administrator's Guide, Volume I
NetBackup 7.6.1 OpsCenter Administrator's Guide
NetBackup 7.6.1 OpsCenter Performance and Tuning Guide
NetBackup 7.6.1 Deduplication Guide
NetBackup 7.6.1 Bare Metal Restore Administrator's Guide
NetBackup 7.6.1 Commands Reference Guide
NetBackup 7.6.1 Status Code Reference Guide
NetBackup 7.6.1 Plug-in for VMware vSphere Web Client Guide
NetBackup 7.6.1 Self Service Release Notes, Installation Guide, Configuration Guide


NetBackup Release Notes 


NetBackup Release Notes
NetBackup for Exchange Administrator's Guide


NetBackup Release Notes


NetBackup 7.6

NetBackup 7.6 PDFs in a single .zip file

Release Notes

NetBackup Release Notes
NetBackup 7.6 Emergency Engineering Binary Guide


NetBackup Administrator's Guide, Volume I
NetBackup Administrator's Guide, Volume II


NetBackup 7.6 Upgrade Guide
NetBackup Installation Guide
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
NetBackup Plug-in for VMware vCenter Guide
NetBackup for Hyper-V Administrator's Guide
NetBackup for NDMP Administrator's Guide
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
NetBackup OpsCenter Administrator's Guide
Symantec OpsCenter Tuning Guide 
Symantec OpsCenter Reporting Guide 

Administration of Database Agents

NetBackup for DB2 Administrator's Guide
NetBackup for Enterprise Vault Agent Administrator's Guide
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 Commands Reference Guide 
NetBackup Clustered Master Server Administrator's Guide
NetBackup in Highly Available Environments Administrator's Guide
NetBackup Security and Encryption Guide
NetBackup Network Ports Reference Guide
NetBackup Getting Started Guide
NetBackup Backup, Archive, and Restore Getting Started Guide
NetBackup Media Server Encryption Option documentation


Note: An Installation and Upgrade Checklist is available for NetBackup 7.6 and NetBackup7.6.1 on the Symantec Operations Readiness Tools web site to determine 7.6 requirements and documentation for master server, media servers, and clients:

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