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Does the RMAD SCOM Management Pack monitor the size of the Backups.mdb and ERDiskAD.mdb files? (210733)

Can the RMAD SCOM MP montior the size of the Backups. mdb and ERDiskAD.mdb files for excessive growth? WORKAROUND: None. STATUS: Enhancement request PT128566957 has been submitted to Development for ...

Product(s): Recovery Manager for AD, Recovery Manager for AD Forest Edition
Last Updated On: 8/18/2016
(0 Ratings) 42 views
Is Change Auditor 6.x supported? (210732)

Does RMAD Support Change Auditor 6.x? The Release Notes that is shipped with the product is incorrect. The Release notes found at the links below correctly states that RMAD support CA 4.5 - 6.6: RMAD - http://documents.software.dell.com/recovery-manager-for-ad. ...

Product(s): Recovery Manager for AD Forest Edition, Recovery Manager for AD
Last Updated On: 8/18/2016
(0 Ratings) 31 views
How to migrate RMAD SQL Database to another server? (54905)

How to migrate RMAD SQL Database to another server? The report database needs to be moved to another SQL server. WORKAROUND #1: Run Add/Remove programs on the RMAD Server (Programs and Features in Windows ...

Product(s): Recovery Manager for AD, Recovery Manager for AD Forest Edition
Last Updated On: 8/17/2016
(0 Ratings) 4697 views
Is it possible to restore the forest functional level with Recovery Manager for AD? (66597)

Is it possible to restore the forest functional level with Recovery Manager for AD? It is possible to use RMAD to restore an entire Forest. The only supported method is to demote all the DCs but one. Then use the RMAD Repair wizard to restore that DC from backup. ...

Product(s): Recovery Manager for AD
Last Updated On: 8/17/2016
(0 Ratings) 1632 views
Manual backup fails with "Backup operation has been cancelled due to logoff, restart, or shutdown on the Recovery Manager computer" (210622)

Manual backup fails with "Backup operation has been cancelled due to logoff, restart, or shutdown on the Recovery Manager computer" when the user running the backup logs off. This is currently by design as a manual backup ...

Product(s): Recovery Manager for AD Forest Edition, Recovery Manager for AD
Last Updated On: 8/17/2016
(0 Ratings) 40 views
What permissions are required to use RMAD and RMAD FE? (148812)

What permissions are required for the different tasks that can be performed in RMAD and RMAD FE? Install Recovery Manager for Active Directory: The account must be a member of the local Administrators group on the computer ...

Product(s): Recovery Manager for AD Forest Edition, Recovery Manager for AD
Last Updated On: 8/15/2016
(0 Ratings) 2201 views
Warning when backing up domain controller: "Failed to back up the file ntuser.dat" (75259)

The below warnings may occur when backing up a domain controller: "Failed to back up the file ntuser.dat: The system cannot find the file specified.". WORKAROUND #1: Reinstall the preinstalled backup agent (if it exists). WORKAROUND #2: ...

Product(s): Recovery Manager for AD Forest Edition, Recovery Manager for AD
Last Updated On: 8/15/2016
(0 Ratings) 2589 views
Can you roll-back schema changes by restoring the Schema Operations Master with Recovery Manager (36924)

Can you roll-back schema changes by restoring the Schema Operations Master with Recovery Manager for AD? No, you can not roll-back schema changes by restoring the Schema Operations Manager - either with Recovery ...

Product(s): Recovery Manager for AD, Recovery Manager for AD Forest Edition
Last Updated On: 8/15/2016
(1 Ratings) 4362 views
BackupAgent64.log excessive logging, fills up disk space on Domain Controller. (194723)

The BackupAgent64.log file on the Domain Controllers is growing very large even when Diagnostic logging is not enabled in the RMAD console. WORKAROUND #1: Download the hotfix for Recovery Manager for AD and Recovery ...

Product(s): Recovery Manager for AD Forest Edition, Recovery Manager for AD
Last Updated On: 8/5/2016
(0 Ratings) 222 views
How to restore Group Policy Objects? (210061)

How do you use RMAD to restore GPOs? Open the RMAD console; Click the top Recovery Manager for Active Directory node; Click Restore Group Policy Online; Step through the wizard until you get to the Group Policy Object Selection page; ...

Product(s): Recovery Manager for AD, Recovery Manager for AD Forest Edition
Last Updated On: 8/4/2016
(0 Ratings) 63 views
When backups are performed, is it backing up Group Policies? (210060)

When RMAD backs up a Domain Controller, are the Group Policy Objects in the domain backed up as well? Yes, GPOs are backed up when the backup runs, provided Active Directory has been selected under the System State tab of the properties of the computer collection.

Product(s): Recovery Manager for AD, Recovery Manager for AD Forest Edition
Last Updated On: 8/4/2016
(0 Ratings) 79 views
Error: "The item /Recovery Manager for Active Directory Reports/en/ReportName cannot be found. (rsItemNotFound)" (209962)

When running the Online Restore Wizard you may receive an error similar to the following when trying to generate a report when RMAD is configured to use SQL Server Reporting Services for reporting: "The item /Recovery ...

Product(s): Recovery Manager for AD, Recovery Manager for AD Forest Edition
Last Updated On: 8/3/2016
(0 Ratings) 118 views
RMAD fails to install on Windows Server 2008 Server with .NET 4.5.1 framework present (145051)

RMAD fails to install on W2008 Server with the error message that .NET 3.5.1 framework needs to be present, but the updated version of .NET 4.5.1 is present. .NET 3.5 is disabled by default on Windows Server 2008, it must be enabled prior to install RMAD. ...

Product(s): Recovery Manager for AD
Last Updated On: 8/3/2016
(0 Ratings) 961 views
Failed to get members of local groups of domain 'xxxx.xxxx.xxxx.com' (22909)

Warning "Failed to get members of local groups of domain 'xxxx.xxxx.xxxx.com'" when performing a backup where 'xxxx.xxxx.xxxx.com' is a different domain than the one being backed up. This can occur due to network connectivity ...

Product(s): Recovery Manager for AD, Recovery Manager for AD Forest Edition
Last Updated On: 8/2/2016
(0 Ratings) 5566 views
MMC error when opening the Backup Agent Management (208425)

When opening the Backup Agent Management node in Recovery Manager for AD you receive the following error message: Unhandled Exception in Managed Code Snap-in. FX: {6D86F2A8-F1AB-4455-96F9- 5F2ABC0BA016}. Input string was not in a correct format. ...

Product(s): Recovery Manager for AD
Last Updated On: 7/26/2016
(0 Ratings) 64 views
Only getting license warning email notification (208393)

After configuring RMAD to send email notifications, there are no successful backup notifications sent. Only the exceeded license warning notification is emailed. Only the license warning notification will be sent until a new license ...

Product(s): Recovery Manager for AD, Recovery Manager for AD Forest Edition
Last Updated On: 7/26/2016
(0 Ratings) 69 views
How to Upgrade RMAD/RMADFE from 8.2 or later to 8.7 or later (182353)

How to Upgrade RMAD/RMADFE from 8.2 or later to 8.7 or later These steps can be used to upgrade RMAD from 8.2, 8.2, 8.2.1, 8.5.1, 8.5.2 and 8.6.1, 8.6.3, 8.6.4. Please note, there is no direct upgrade path from 8.6.0 as there ...

Product(s): Recovery Manager for AD, Recovery Manager for AD Forest Edition
Last Updated On: 7/25/2016
(1 Ratings) 1078 views
How to determine where the databases are hosted (131194)

How to determine where the databases used by RMAD or RMADFE are hosted. RMAD and RMADFE both use a combination of SQL databases and local Access databases. The Access databases are stored locally on the RMAD ...

Product(s): Recovery Manager for AD Forest Edition, Recovery Manager for AD
Last Updated On: 7/25/2016
(0 Ratings) 1611 views
Failed to backup a server with the error : "unable to execute request (122)." (95574)

RMAD failed backing up a server with the error : "Unable to execute request (122). Unable to query information for the file \\?\ GLOBALROOT\Device\HarddiskVolumeShadowCopy869\Boot\. The system cannot find the path specified.". ...

Product(s): Recovery Manager for AD Forest Edition, Recovery Manager for AD
Last Updated On: 7/25/2016
(0 Ratings) 2672 views
Backup operation fails, Unable to execute request (101) (78464)

Error Text: All operations failed. Warning : Failed to connect to backup agent: Unable to execute request (101). The target computer is busy processing requests started on the computer 'XXXX'. Please try again later. A previously ...

Product(s): Recovery Manager for AD Forest Edition, Recovery Manager for AD
Last Updated On: 7/25/2016
(0 Ratings) 2200 views
What are the required steps to fully remove Recovery Manager for AD (208222)

How to completely uninstall RMAD? To completely remove RMAD: Open the RMAD console; Right click the top Recovery Manager for Active Directory node and select Settings; On the general tab note the Default backup location; ...

Product(s): Recovery Manager for AD
Last Updated On: 7/25/2016
(0 Ratings) 32 views
Error: "The following object cannot be found in the selected backup" or "No object found" (121201)

When trying to perform an Online Restore and selecting to import a file with the DN of the object you would like to restore, you get the following error: "The following object cannot be found in the selected backup: <DNofObject> Select a backup that includes the object". ...

Product(s): Recovery Manager for AD, Recovery Manager for AD Forest Edition
Last Updated On: 7/22/2016
(1 Ratings) 2691 views
Error - "Cannot delete unpackaged components: The database contains bad data" (84016)

Trying to delete backups from the RMAD console results in the following error: "Cannot delete unpackaged components: The database contains bad data.". The backup files (.bkf) were deleted manually from the file system. Close ...

Product(s): Recovery Manager for AD, Recovery Manager for AD Forest Edition
Last Updated On: 7/18/2016
(0 Ratings) 1319 views
How to migrate the report database to another SQL server (68660)

The report database needs to be moved to another SQL server. WORKAROUND #1: Run Add/Remove programs on the RMAD Server (Programs and Features in Windows 2008); Select Recovery Manager for AD; Click Change; ...

Product(s): Recovery Manager for AD
Last Updated On: 7/18/2016
(0 Ratings) 1892 views
Unable to enable the backup retention policy for a Computer Collection (87609)

Unexpected behavior after you have enabled a backup retention policy for a Computer Collection: When opening the properties dialog box for that Computer Collection, the backup retention policy may be unexpectedly disabled on the "Console Storage" tab and/or on the "DC ...

Product(s): Recovery Manager for AD, Recovery Manager for AD Forest Edition
Last Updated On: 7/18/2016
(0 Ratings) 2749 views