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Veeam Backup & Replication 9.5 Update 4
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Represents an external backup repository having the specified ID. The external backup repository is added to the Veeam backup server connected to Veeam Backup Enterprise Manager.

Resource URL

The URL of the reference resource representation:


The URL of the entity resource representation:


Related Resources


The following methods are supported for the /externalRepositories/{ID} resource:

(GET) /externalRepositories/{ID}

Resource Representation

The /externalRepositories/{ID} resource has a resource representation of the following types.

Entity reference resource representation:

<EntityRef UID="urn:veeam:ExternalRepository:06ff6c99-f457-4fd3-87da-4d00291d3eae" Name="External repository" Href="" Type="ExternalRepositoryReference" xmlns="" xmlns:xsd="" xmlns:xsi="">
   <Link Href="" Name="srv02.veeam.local" Type="BackupServerReference" Rel="Up"/>
   <Link Href="" Name="External repository" Type="ExternalRepository" Rel="Alternate"/>
   <Link Href="" Type="BackupReferenceList" Rel="Down"/>

Entity resource representation:

<ExternalRepository Href="" Type="ExternalRepository" Name="External repository" UID="urn:veeam:ExternalRepository:06ff6c99-f457-4fd3-87da-4d00291d3eae" xmlns="" xmlns:xsd="" xmlns:xsi="">
   <Link Href="" Name="" Type="BackupServerReference" Rel="Up"/>
   <Link Href="" Name="External repository" Type="ExternalRepositoryReference" Rel="Alternate"/>
   <Link Href="" Type="BackupReferenceList" Rel="Down"/>
 <Description>Created by srv02\admin at 12/11/2018 22:05.</Description>

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