Driver Details

Veritas Backup Exec, v.bews90_28718_4454, A00

This update will bring your Backup Exec installation to version 9.0MP1, adding full support for Windows Server 2003.

Fixes & Enhancements

Fixes to support Windows Server 2003 as well as additional fixes and enhancements.


Version bews90_28718_4454, A00


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Release date

13 Jun 2003

Last Updated

03 Nov 2011



Available formats

By downloading, you accept the terms of the Dell Software License Agreement.

Supported Operating Systems

Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Windows NT 4.0
Windows 2000
Windows Powered

Applies to

Backup Exec

Installation instructions

Custom Instructions for

The Backup Exec installation CD is zipped up as a single large file download. To install Backup Exec 9.0 for Windows Servers, follow these steps:

1. Extract the contents of "BEWS90_258718.ZIP" to a temporary directory.
2. Start the Backup Exec installation by running "BROWSER.EXE" from the extracted files.

Important Information

This update requires that Backup Exec for Windows Servers version 9.0 be installed prior to installing the update.
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Warning: Do not turn off your computer or disconnect from your power source while updating the BIOS or you may harm your computer. During the update, your computer will restart and you will briefly see a black screen.

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This driver has been tested by both the independent software vendor (ISV) and Dell on the operating systems, graphics cards, and application supported by your device to ensure maximum compatibility and performance. Details
Dell recommends the customer review specifics about the update to determine if it applies to your system. The update contains changes that impact only certain configurations, or provides new features that may/may not apply to your environment.