Product Compatibility Information for Windows 7 and Windows 2008 R2

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Product Compatibility Information for Windows 7 and Windows 2008 R2.

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This document provides the latest information about the support status of the products and versions listed as it relates to Windows 7 and Windows 2008 R2.

NOTE: "Hard Block" means Windows will not allow the software to be installed; "Soft Block" means Windows will prompt, but still allow the install to continue.

Backup Exec
 
ProductVersionWindows 7Windows 2008 R2
Backup Exec2014SupportedSupported
Backup Exec2012SupportedSupported
Backup Exec2010SupportedSupported
Backup Exec for Windows Servers12.5Not Supported (Hard Block)Supported with Hotfix 331998 (RAWS Only) (Soft Block)
Backup Exec for Windows Servers12.0Not Supported (Hard Block)Not Supported (Hard Block)
Backup Exec for Windows Servers11dNot Supported (Hard Block)Not Supported (Hard Block)


Backup Exec System Recovery
 
ProductVersionWindows 7Windows 2008 R2
Symantec System Recovery2013SupportedSupported
Symantec System Recovery2011SupportedSupoorted
Backup Exec System Recovery2010SupportedSupported
Backup Exec System Recovery8.5Not Supported (Soft Block)Not Supported (Soft Block)


Ghost Solution Suite
 
ProductVersionWindows 7Windows 2008 R2
Ghost Solution Suite2.0 - 2.5Not Supported (Soft Block)Not Supported (Hard Block)
Ghost Solution Suite1.0 - 1.xNot Supported (Soft Block)Not Supported (Hard Block)


Norton Ghost
 
ProductVersionWindows 7Windows 2008 R2
Norton Ghost15SupportedNot Supported (Hard Block)
Norton Ghost14Not Supported (Soft Block)Not Supported (Hard Block)
Norton Ghost12Not Supported (Soft Block)Not Supported (Hard Block)
Norton Ghost10Not Supported (Soft Block)Not Supported (Hard Block)
Norton Ghost9Not Supported (Soft Block)Not Supported (Hard Block)
Norton Ghost2003Not Supported (Soft Block)Not Supported (Hard Block)


Norton Save & Restore
 
ProductVersionWindows 7Windows 2008 R2
Norton Save&Restore2.xNot Supported (Soft Block)Not Supported (Hard Block)
Norton Save&Restore1.xNot Supported (Soft Block)Not Supported (Hard Block)
    


Symantec Ghost
 
ProductVersionWindows 7Windows 2008 R2
Symantec Ghost8.0Not Supported (Soft Block)Not Supported (Hard Block)
Symantec Ghost7.0Not Supported (Soft Block)Not Supported (Hard Block)
Symantec Ghost6.0Not Supported (Soft Block)Not Supported (Hard Block)
    

 

 


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