Step 7. Specify Service Account Settings
The Service Account step of the wizard is available if you have selected to configure installation settings manually.
You can select an account under which you want to run the Veeam Backup Service:
- LOCAL SYSTEM account (recommended, used by default)
- Another user account
The user name of the custom account must be specified in the DOMAIN\USERNAME format.
The user account must have the following rights and permissions:
Veeam Backup & Replication automatically grants the Log on as service right to the specified user account.