Managing Backup Repositories

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    You can perform different operations for standard and archive repositories:

    • Archive repositories

    You can remove repositories from Veeam Backup & Replication infrastructure as described in Removing Repositories. You can also edit archive repositories using the Veeam Backup for AWS appliance Web UI. For more information, see the Editing Backup Repository Settings section in Veeam Backup for AWS User Guide.

    • Standard backup repositories

    You can edit, rescan and remove repositories. For more information, see the sections below.

    Note

    If you change the encryption method, you need to go through the edit wizard of the repository or appliance right after you change the encryption method. For more information, see the Editing Settings of External Repository or Editing Appliance Settings sections.

    Editing Standard Backup Repository Settings

    To edit standard backup repository settings, follow the instructions provided in the Editing Settings of External Repository section in the Veeam Backup & Replication User Guide.

    Rescanning Standard Backup Repositories

    To synchronize standard repository backups across the Veeam Backup & Replication and Veeam Backup for AWS infrastructures, follow the instructions provided in the Rescanning External Repository section in the Veeam Backup & Replication User Guide.

    Removing Backup Repositories

    To remove backup repositories from the Veeam Backup & Replication infrastructure, follow the instructions provided in the Removing External Repositories section in the Veeam Backup & Replication User Guide. Note that the repositories will be removed only from the Veeam Backup & Replication infrastructure, the repository will still exist on the Veeam Backup for AWS appliance.

    For more information on how to remove the repository from the Veeam Backup for AWS appliance, see the Removing Backup Repositories section in Veeam Backup for AWS User Guide.

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