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Launching Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365

To launch Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365, go to Start, select Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365 and provide the following:

  1. Specify the server name or its IP-address. It can be your localhost or a remote Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365 server.
  2. Specify the port number.
  3. Specify user credentials to connect to the server. The account must be a member of the Local Administrator group on a target server. To use your current account, select Use Windows session authentication.

Launching Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365

To save the connection shortcut to your desktop, click Save shortcut at the bottom of the window.

You can also use the command-line tool to launch Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365 by invoking the C:\Program Files\Veeam\Backup365\Veeam.Archiver.Shell.exe file with the following parameters:

  • /local=true

To connect to Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 356 that is installed on the local machine using the local system account.

Example:

C:\Program Files\Veeam\Backup365\Veeam.Archiver.Shell.exe /local=true

  • /host=<hostname> /port=<port> /usewincredentials=true

To connect to Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 356 that is installed on a remote machine using the /host and /port parameters.

Example:

C:\Program Files\Veeam\Backup365\Veeam.Archiver.Shell.exe /host=192.168.0.12 /port=9895 /usewincredentials=true

  • /host=<host> /port=<port> /account=<domain\accountName>

To connect to Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 356 that is installed on a remote machine using the /host and /port parameters. You can also provide the account under which you want to launch the controller using the /account=<domain\accountName> format.

Example:

C:\Program Files\Veeam\Backup365\Veeam.Archiver.Shell.exe /host=192.168.0.12 /port=9895 /account=tech.local\Administrator

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