Debugging shortcut list for Backup Exec for Windows


This is a compilation of useful Backup Exec debugging technical articles.




How to enable or disable "debug logging" in Backup Exec
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How to collect Backup Exec for Windows Servers log file information needed by Symantec Technical Support for troubleshooting purposes (Original VxGather)
Using the Backup Exec Debug Monitor (SGMon) for troubleshooting
How to locate the Backup Exec installation log file - bkupinst.htm / bkupinst.log
How to read the ADAMM.LOG file, and what various errors mean within the log.
Information regarding the Backup Exec Backup to Disk Test Tool - B2Dtest.exe
Troubleshooting hardware with Backup Exec for Windows Servers using the SCSI Trace Utility (tracer.exe).
How to troubleshoot issues with a Robotic Library (autoloader/changer) and/or Tape Drive(s)
Viewing hardware configuration and detection using Discover.exe
How to enable Debugging for SQL
How to enable Debugging for Exchange
Gathering logs for troubleshooting the Backup Exec Deduplication Option
How to enable Debugging for VMware Virtual Infrastructure (AVVI)
How to enable Debugging for SharePoint


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