Veeam Backup & Replication 9.5 Update 4
User Guide for Microsoft Hyper-V
Related documents

Step 4. Choose Restore Source

At the Restore Source step of the wizard, choose the restore mode:

  • Select Restore directly from tape if you want to restore a VM without a staging repository. In this case, the restore job will read data directly from tape.

Note that restoring VMs directly to the infrastructure is recommended for restore of 1 VM at a time. The process may be slow if you restore a lot of VMs simultaneously.

  • Select Restore through a staging repository if you want to temporarily copy the tape backup to a repository or a folder first. The restore job will copy the backup to the selected destination and launch a standard restore VM from disk process.

From the Backup repository list, select the repository that should be used as a temporary storage (staging area) for machine backup before the VM is restored to the virtual infrastructure.

You can also select a target folder on any server connected to Veeam Backup & Replication. To do so, choose the Select folder option from the Backup repository list and choose the location to which backups should be restored before full VM recovery.

If you choose to restore files to a shared folder, make sure that the account under which Veeam Backup Service runs has write permissions to the target folder. If the account does not have sufficient permissions, Veeam Backup & Replication will prompt you to enter credentials for the account that can be used for writing to the target folder.

Step 4. Choose Restore Source Note:

If you plan to restore a VM directly from tape using NBD transport mode, make sure that the VM has 28 disks maximum. To restore a VM with more than 28 disks, use HotAdd mode or restore through a staging repository.

Step 4. Choose Restore Source 

This Document Help Center
User Guide for VMware vSphereUser Guide for Microsoft Hyper-VEnterprise Manager User GuideVeeam Cloud Connect GuideVeeam Agent Management GuideVeeam Explorers User GuideBackup and Restore of SQL Server DatabasesVeeam Plug-ins for Enterprise ApplicationsPowerShell ReferenceVeeam Explorers PowerShell ReferenceRESTful API ReferenceRequired Permissions ReferenceQuick Start Guide for VMware vSphereQuick Start Guide for Microsoft Hyper-VVeeam Backup for AWS DocumentationVeeam Availability for Nutanix AHV DocumentationVeeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365 DocumentationVeeam ONE DocumentationVeeam Agent for Windows DocumentationVeeam Agent for Linux DocumentationVeeam Management Pack Documentation
I want to report a typo

There is a misspelling right here:

 

I want to let the Veeam Documentation Team know about that.