Guest Processing Options

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    The GuestProcessingOptions element contains the following guest processing options.

    Element

    Type

    Description

    VssSnapshotOptions

    VssSnapshotOptionsType

    Application-aware processing options. For details, see Application-Aware Processing Options.

    WindowsCredentialsId

    String

    ID of guest OS credentials for starting the indexing runtime process in Microsoft Windows OS.

    LinuxCredentialsId

    String

    ID of guest OS credentials for starting the indexing runtime process in Linux OS.

    Application-Aware Processing Options

    The VssSnapshotOptions element contains the following application-aware processing options.

    Element

    Type

    Description

    VssSnapshotMode

    String

    Mode of application-aware image processing. Possible values:

    • RequireSuccess
    • IgnoreFailures
    • Disabled

    IsCopyOnly

    Boolean

    Defines whether copy-only backups must be created or transaction logs for Microsoft Exchange, Microsoft SQL and Oracle VMs must be processed. Possible values:

    • True
    • False

    If you set this option to False, you should pass parameters for transaction log handling: