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Veeam Availability Console 2.0
User Guide for Enterprises

Changing Backup Job Settings for Individual Computers

Instead of assigning backup policies, you can configure Veeam backup agent job settings for individual managed computers.

Required Privileges

To perform this task, a user must have one of the following roles assigned: Department Owner, Department Administrator.

How to Modify Veeam Backup Agent Job Settings

To modify Veeam backup agent job settings:

  1. Log in to Veeam Availability Console.

For more details, see Accessing Veeam Availability Console.

  1. In the menu on the left, under Management click Backup Jobs.
  2. Open the Backup Agents tab.
  3. Do one of the following:
  • Choose the necessary computer in the list and click a link in the Backup Policy column.
  • Select the necessary computer in the list and click Edit at the top of the list.
  1. In the Configure Backup wizard, modify Veeam backup agent job settings.

For detailed description of backup job settings, see Creating Backup Policies.

  1. Save changes.

After you modify Veeam backup agent job settings, the status of the backup policy will be changed to Custom.

Changing Backup Job Settings for Individual Computers Note:

When you modify backup job configuration for individual computers, some configuration steps may differ from steps available for backup policies. For example, in the Configure Backup wizard, you can choose a specific cloud repository as a backup target. In backup policy settings, this possibility is not available.

Other Ways to Modify Veeam Backup Agent Job Settings

You can configure Veeam backup agent job settings in the list of discovered computers:

  1. Log in to Veeam Availability Console.

For more details, see Accessing Veeam Availability Console.

  1. In the menu on the left, under Discovery click Managed Computers.
  2. Open the Backup Agents tab.
  3. Choose the necessary computer in the list and click a link in the Backup Policy column.
  4. In the Configure Backup wizard, modify Veeam backup agent job settings.

For detailed description of backup job settings, see Creating Backup Policies.

  1. Save changes.
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