Uninstalling Management Agents

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    You can uninstall Veeam Service Provider Console management agents from client computers. After you uninstall management agents from client computers, you will no longer be able to manage backup software on these computers:

    • Veeam Backup & Replication and Veeam Backup Enterprise Manager on Veeam backup servers.
    • Veeam backup agents on client computers.

    When you uninstall a management agent from a computer protected with Veeam backup agent, the Veeam backup agent will be switched to the Unmanaged mode. The number of used and total licenses in the Veeam Service Provider Console license pool will be updated.

    Note:

    You cannot uninstall management agents with the Rejected status.

    Required Privileges

    To perform this task, a user must have one of the following roles assigned: Service Provider Global Administrator, Service Provider Administrator, Service Provider Operator.

    Uninstalling Management Agents from Discovered Computers

    To uninstall Veeam Service Provider Console management agents from one or more client computers:

    1. Log in to Veeam Service Provider Console.

    For details, see Accessing Veeam Service Provider Console.

    1. In the menu on the left, click Discovery (for Service Provider Global Administrator, Service Provider Administrator) or Managed Computers (for Service Provider Operator).
    2. Open the Discovered Computers tab.
    3. Select the necessary computers in the list.
    4. At the top of the list, click Management Agent and choose Delete.
    5. In the displayed window, click Yes to confirm management agent removal.

    Uninstalling Management Agents from Discovered Backup Servers

    To uninstall Veeam Service Provider Console management agents from one or more Veeam Backup & Replication servers:

    1. Log in to Veeam Service Provider Console.

    For details, see Accessing Veeam Service Provider Console.

    1. In the menu on the left, click Discovery (for Service Provider Global Administrator, Service Provider Administrator) or Managed Computers (for Service Provider Operator).
    2. Open the Discovered Backup Servers tab.
    3. Select the necessary servers in the list.
    4. At the top of the list, click Delete Agent.
    5. In the displayed window, click Yes to confirm management agent removal.