Backup Exec services are not able to start. The Backup Exec Device & Media Service service terminated with service-specific error 536928979
Backup Exec Device and Media Service fails to start with error 536928979
Windows System Event log error:
Event Type: Error
Event Source: Service Control Manager
Event Category: None
Event ID: 7024
The Backup Exec Device and Media Service terminated with service-specific error 0x2000e2d3 (536928979).
This error can be caused by various problems with the Backup Exec database including issues with the database itself, SQL permission issues, or Backup Exec configuration problems. Some of the possible causes and their solutions are mentioned below.