Unable to perform snapshot Backup when multiple SQL 2012 databases are selected in the Backup Job

Problem

Unable to perform snapshot Backup when multiple SQL 2012 databases are selected in the Backup Job

Error Message

Backup Exec locks up if more than one SQL 2012 database is attempted to freeze during a snapshot backup.

Cause

sysadmin role for the NT authority\system account is deselected in SQL 2012

Solution

This Issue is fixed with Backup Exec 2012 Hotfix 180962

Workaround :
1) Open SQL Management Studio
2) Click on security->logins
3) Enable the sysadmin role for the NT authority\system account. 


Applies To

SQL 2012 and Backup Exec 2012

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