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Should I remove Symantec NetBackup Client?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
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How common is it?
United States Rank #47,492
Reach 0.0007%


7.7.3 7.14%
7.7.2 21.43% 28.57% 7.14%
7.5 14.29%
7.1 7.14%
7.0 14.29%

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Symantec NetBackup Client

What is Symantec NetBackup Client?

NetBackup Accelerator dramatically reduces the time it takes to do backups by eliminating the scan to determine file change percentages, leveraging client-side deduplication, and then synthetically constructing a full backup image—with full recovery benefits, in the time it takes to do an incremental.

About  (from Symantec)

While backup takes many forms, recovery shouldn’t. NetBackup with V-Ray technology is the single solution when recovery is needed—whether from tape, disk, snapshot, cloud—in a physical or virtual environment. Only NetBackup with V-Ray unifies backup, deduplication, replication, snapshots, and appliances with support ...  Read more


The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software installer includes 84 files and is usually about 505.83 KB (517,967 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.symantec.com/netbackup
Help link: www.symantec.com/business/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Veritas\
Uninstaller: msiexec.EXE /l*v "C:\ProgramData\Symantec\NetBackup\InstallLogs\NetBackup Uninstall.20130522.202443.log" /X{014BC8F3-1FEB-432F-8988-879D952725A2}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 505.83 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Symantec NetBackup Client

  • BEExch2007Component.dll - Symantec Backup Exec(TM) for Windows Servers (BEExch2007Component)
  • beclass_mini.dll
  • becluster.dll - Backup Exec Cluster Library
  • BECRYPTO.DLL - Backup Exec Cryptographic Interface Library
  • bedsadgran.dll - Backup Exec Active Directory Granular Store
  • bedscomn.dll - Backup Exec Generic Store
  • bedsev.dll - Backup Exec Enterprise Vault
  • bedsmbox.dll - Backup Exec V2 Mailbox store.
  • bedsmdoc.dll - Backup Exec MS Document Store
  • bedsnt5.dll - Backup Exec NTFS Store
  • bedsshadow.dll - Backup Exec Shadow Copy Store
  • bedssps2.dll - Backup Exec SharePoint V2
  • bedssps3.dll - Backup Exec SharePoint V3
  • bedssql2.dll - Backup Exec SQL Store
  • bedsss.dll - Backup Exec SystemState
  • bedsxese.dll - Backup Exec Platinum Store
  • beerrors_EN.dll - Backup Exec Error Text Library
  • besocket.dll - Backup Exec Socket Library
  • bestdutl.dll - Backup Exec Utilities
  • bevs.dll - Backup Exec Virtualization Library
  • BEXML.dll - Backup Exec XML Class Library
  • libstspipd.dll - libstspipd Library (PureDisk VFS)
  • pdregister.exe - Symantec PureDisk (PureDisk Registration Utility)
  • metab.dll - libmetab Library (PureDisk Metabase Interface)
  • pdvfs.dll - libpdvfs Library
  • puredisk.dll - puredisk Library (PureDisk Agent Library)
  • dct.dll - libdct Library (Symantec General Purpose Library)
  • libvxSigScheduleJNI2.dll - Scheduling SDK (JNI Layer for Scheduling)
  • dcr.dll - libcr Library (PureDisk Content Router Interface)
  • pd.dll - libpd Library (PureDisk Interface)
  • AgentUtil.exe - NetBackup
  • backint.exe
  • Bespsreq.dll
  • Bespsreq3.dll
  • Vmangle.dll

How do I remove Symantec NetBackup Client?

You can uninstall Symantec NetBackup Client from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Symantec NetBackup Client, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Symantec NetBackup Client.

Win 7 (SP1) 43%
Win XP 7%
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 50.00%
Windows 10 28.57%
Windows Vista 14.29%
Windows XP 7.14%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 21.43%
Windows Server (R) 2008 E... 14.29%
Windows 10 Pro 14.29%
Windows Server 2012 R2 St... 14.29%
Windows Server 2008 R2 St... 14.29%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.14%

Distribution by countryGeography

76.19% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 76.19%
  Germany 9.52%
  Hong Kong 4.76%
  Brazil 4.76%
  Kuwait 4.76%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Intel 38.46%
Hewlett-Packard 30.77%
Dell 23.08%
Lenovo 7.69%
Common models
VMware, Inc. VMware Virtu... 30.77%
HP ProLiant BL685c G7 15.38%
Dell Precision WorkSt... 7.69%
LENOVO 5030BB1 7.69%
INTEL DP43TF 7.69%
HP Compaq 8200 Elite SFF ... 7.69%

About Symantec

Symantec developers security software for business and consumers and helps customers protect their computers, information, identities and infrastructure by delivering software and services that address risks to security with various products such as Norton AntiVirus, Internet security, and anti-spyware products e.
Publisher URL: www.symantec.com


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