Scheduled Inventory Job in Backup Exec

This article explains how to create a scheduled inventory job in Backup Exec.

Step 1 – Create a batch file

Create a batch file with the below content and save it into a directory.


cd \”program files”\symantec\”backup exec”

BEMCMD -o117 -d”<name-of-drive-in-backup-exec”

Run the batch file to test it. You should see and inventory job run in Backup Exec.


Step 2 – Schedule

Use Windows task scheduler to run the batch file.

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