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Veeam Availability Console 3.0
Guide for Service Providers

Removing Veeam Backup Agent Jobs

If you no longer want to protect data of a managed computer, you can remove a backup job configuration.

To remove a job configuration from Veeam backup agent:

  1. Log in to Veeam Availability Console as a Portal Administrator, Site Administrator or Portal Operator.

For details, see Accessing Veeam Availability Console.

  1. In the menu on the left, click Backup Jobs.
  2. Open the Managed Backup Agents tab.
  3. Choose the necessary computer in the list and click a link in the Successful Jobs column.
  4. In the Agent Jobs window, select one or more jobs that you want to remove and click Delete Job.
  5. In the Delete Backup Job window, click Delete to confirm removal.

[For Veeam backup agents version 3.0 or later] If the backup job is pointed to a cloud repository, you can select if you want to remove backup files, created by this job:

  • To delete the backup job and all backup files, in the Delete Backup Job window, click Delete All.
  • To delete only the backup job and keep the backup files in the cloud, in the Delete Backup Job window, click Delete Job.

Other Ways to Remove 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 as a Portal Administrator, Site Administrator or Portal Operator.

For details, see Accessing Veeam Availability Console.

  1. In the menu on the left, click Discovery.
    1. Open the Discovered Backup Agents tab.
    2. Choose the necessary computer in the list and click a link in the Backup Policy column.
    3. In the Assigned Backup Policies window, select one of more jobs that you want to remove and click Delete Job.
    4. In the Delete Backup Job window, click Delete to confirm removal.

    [For Veeam backup agents version 3.0 or later] If the backup job is pointed to a cloud repository, you can select if you want to remove backup files, created by this job:

    • To delete the backup job and all backup files, in the Delete Backup Job window, click Delete All.
    • To delete only the backup job and keep the backup files in the cloud, in the Delete Backup Job window, click Delete Job.
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