Editing Backup Policy Settings

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    For each backup policy, you can modify settings configured while creating the policy:

    1. Navigate to Policies.
    2. Switch to the necessary tab and select the backup policy.
    3. Click Edit.
    4. Complete the Edit Policy wizard:
    1. To provide a new name and description for the policy, follow the instructions provided in section Performing VM Backup (step 2) or Performing SQL Backup (step 2).
    2. To choose another project, to modify the list of regions in which instances that you plan to back up reside, or to add instances to the backup scope, follow the instructions provided in section Performing VM Backup (step 3a, step 3b or step 3c) or Performing SQL Backup (step 3a, step 3b or step 3c).

     

    Important

    If you change the project that manages resources that you want to protect, it is recommended that you check whether the service account used to access the selected project has all the required permissions to perform data protection tasks. To do that, click Check Permissions.

    1. To instruct Veeam Backup for Google Cloud to create image-level backups, follow the instructions provided in section Performing VM Backup (step 4) or Performing SQL Backup (step 4).
    2. To modify the schedule configured for the policy, follow the instructions provided in section Performing VM Backup (step 5) or Performing SQL Backup (step 5).
    3. [This step applies only to VM backup policies] To assign labels to cloud-native snapshots, follow the instructions provided in section Performing VM Backup (step 6).

    [This step applies only to SQL backup policies] To choose whether you want to use a staging server to perform backup, follow the instructions provided in section Performing SQL Backup (step 6).

    1. To configure automatic retry, health check and notification settings, follow the instructions provided in section Performing VM Backup (step 7) or Performing SQL Backup (step 7).
    2. At the Summary step of the wizard, review configuration information and click Finish.

     

    Editing Backup Policy

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    Setting Backup Policy Priority