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Veeam Backup & Replication 9.5 Update 4
Veeam Explorers User Guide

Launching Application and Exploring Backups

You can launch Veeam Explorer for Microsoft SQL Server and explore the content of a backup file in any of the following ways:

  • You can use the Restore application item option to explore backups created by Veeam Backup & Replication.

For more information, see the Application Items Restore section of the Veeam Backup & Replication User Guide.

  • You can go to Start and click Veeam Explorer for Microsoft SQL Server to launch the application as a standalone console. Then, add Microsoft SQL databases manually, as described in the Adding Standalone Microsoft SQL Databases section.

When launching from the Start menu, specify the following parameters:

  • Specify the name or IP-address of a Veeam Backup & Replication server to which you want to connect.
  • Specify the port number.
  • Specify user credentials to connect to the server.

The account must be a member of the Local Administrator group on a target server. To use your current account, select Use Windows session authentication.

To save the connection shortcut to your desktop, click Save shortcut in the bottom-left corner.

Launching Veeam Explorer for Microsoft SQL Server

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Veeam Cloud Connect Guide

Veeam Agent Management Guide

Veeam Explorers User Guide

Backup and Restore of SQL Server Databases

Veeam Plug-ins for Enterprise Applications

PowerShell Reference

Veeam Explorers PowerShell Reference

RESTful API Reference

Required Permissions

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Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365 Documentation

Veeam ONE Documentation

Veeam Agent for Windows Documentation

Veeam Agent for Linux Documentation

Veeam Management Pack Documentation