Required Permissions

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    The following table lists required permissions for user accounts to back up and restore Microsoft Active Directory data.


    Required Roles and Permissions


    For more information, see the Required Permissions section of the Veeam Backup & Replication User Guide.


    The account used for restore must be a member of the following groups:

    • Domain Admins
    • Exchange Organization Management

    Membership in this group is required only for restore of Exchange attributes.

    Assigning Role with PowerShell

    To assign the Organization Management role via PowerShell, run the following cmdlet.

    Add-RoleGroupMember “Organization Management” –Member “<user_name>”