Viewing Operation Mode

To view the current Veeam Agent operation mode, use the following command:

veeamconfig mode info

Veeam Agent displays the operation mode details:




Name of the backup repository that manages Veeam Agent.

If Veeam Agent operates in the standalone mode, Veeam Agent will display the Not Set value.


Current Veeam Agent operating mode. Possible values: 


  • StandaloneVeeam Agent operates in the standalone mode.
  • Pre-installed agentVeeam Agent operates in the managed mode as member of a protection group for pre-installed Veeam Agents.
  • [Starting from version 4.1] Policy Veeam Agent operates in the managed mode. Veeam Agent computer is protected by a backup job managed by Veeam Agent for Oracle Solaris. Veeam Agent computer is connected to the Veeam backup server as a member of the protection group for individual computers or computers from CSV file.



Keep in mind that features and limitations of Veeam Agent operating in the managed mode are different from those in the standalone mode. To learn more about managed mode, see the Veeam Agent Management Guide.

For example:



user@srv01:~$ veeamconfig mode info
Owner:  Backup server (
Mode: Policy



If Veeam Agent operates in the managed mode, you can reset it to the standalone mode at any time. To learn more, see Resetting to Standalone Operation Mode.