Adding Veeam Backup for Microsoft 365 Service Provider

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    In Veeam Explorer for Microsoft SharePoint, you can connect to a service provider server to add its backups to the application scope and perform a restore directly from such backups.


    Make sure that both Veeam Explorer for Microsoft SharePoint and Veeam Backup & Replication are installed on the same server and at least one service provider is added to Veeam Backup & Replication.

    To add Veeam Backup for Microsoft 365 service providers, do the following:

    1. Do one of the following:
    • On the Home tab, click Add Database > Veeam Backup for Microsoft 365 service provider on the ribbon.
    • Right-click the Databases node and select Veeam Backup for Microsoft 365 service provider.
    1. From the Select service provider and authentication method drop-down list, select a service provider that you want to add and select an authentication method that can be either Modern authentication or Basic authentication.
    2. [For Modern authentication] Select a region to which an Microsoft 365 organization of the selected service provider belongs.
    1. [For Modern authentication] Copy the device code and use it to sign in to Azure Active Directory.

    For Basic authentication, you must enter a user name and password to connect to the service provider server.

    1. Select a point-in-time state as of which you want to load Microsoft 365 backups.

    To select a state, use the calendar control.

    1. Select the Show items that have been deleted by user check box to see all the items that were removed.
    2. Select the Show all versions of items that have been modified by user check box if you want to load modified versions.
    3. Click Connect.

    Adding Veeam Backup for Microsoft 365 Service Provider