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Backup Exec Script

  • Does anyone have a script tocapture alerts from backup exec, log them in kaseya, and email the alerts?

    Legacy Forum Name: Backup Exec Script,
    Legacy Posted By Username: vrooman
  • Doesn't BackupExec write the alerts to the Application Event Log? If so, you could use an Application Event alert to let you know if an error or warning from BackupExec is written to the log.

    Legacy Forum Name: Script Requests,
    Legacy Posted By Username: vplaza
  • In Backup Exec there is a Configure Alert Categories option under Tools. You will want to check the alerts for the categories you want reported (e.g. success, failure, etc), and then ensure that these are recording the events in the Windows Event Log. Then simply ensure that you filters on the alerts allow those ones through...

    Legacy Forum Name: Script Requests,
    Legacy Posted By Username: Gus
  • While by no means is this complete, this is a list of BackupExec event IDs that we have in one of our Event Sets:




















    Legacy Forum Name: Script Requests,
    Legacy Posted By Username: vplaza