Editing Backup Proxy Server Settings

In this article

    You can edit settings of a backup proxy server with the specified ID.

    Request

    PUT https://<hostname>:4443/v6/Proxies/{proxyId}

    Request Headers

    The request header must contain an authorization token of the current session.

    Request Parameters

    The following parameter must be specified in the URL of the request:

    Parameter

    Type

    Description

    proxyId

    string

    Specifies the identification number of the backup proxy server. For more information on how to get this parameter, see Getting Backup Proxy Servers.

    Request Body

    The request body must contain the following properties:

    Property

    Type

    Description

    description

    string

    Specifies the description of the backup proxy server.

    port

    integer

    Specifies the port number which is used to connect to a backup proxy server.

    username

    string

    Specifies Windows user name to access the proxy server.

    password

    string

    Specifies Windows user password to access the proxy server.

    threadsNumber

    integer

    Specifies the number of threads that the proxy server will process.

    enableNetworkThrottling

    boolean

    If set to true, indicates that Veeam Backup for Microsoft 365 will limit the network bandwidth for performance optimization. Use the throttlingValue property to set the network throttling value.

    throttlingValue

    integer

    Specifies the network bandwidth limit value.

    Note: The enableNetworkThrottling property value must be set to true.

    throttlingUnit

    string

    Specifies the measuring unit for network bandwidth limit. The following values are available:

    • Mbps
    • MBs
    • KBs

    Note: The enableNetworkThrottling property value must be set to true.

    useInternetProxy

    boolean

    If set to true, indicates that Veeam Backup for Microsoft 365 uses the internet proxy server.

    internetProxyType

    boolean

    Defines a type of the internet proxy server. The following types are available:

    • fromManagementServer
    • custom

    Note: The useInternetProxy property value must be set to true.

    internetProxySettings

    internetProxySettings

    Specifies the internet proxy connection settings.

    internetProxySettings

    The internet proxy settings have the following properties:

    Property

    Type

    Description

    hostName

    string

    Specifies the name of the internet proxy server.

    port

    integer

    Specifies a port for connection to the internet proxy server.

    The default port for connection to the internet proxy server is 3128.

    useAuthentication

    boolean

    Defines that Veeam Backup for Microsoft 365 will use an authentication credentials when connecting to the internet proxy server.

    userName

    string

    Specifies the username for the authentication with internet proxy server.

    userPassword

    string

    Specifies the username for the authentication with internet proxy server.

    Response

    The server returns the following response to the client.

    Response Codes

    A successfully completed operation returns a response code 200 OK.

    Response Headers

    The response to this request contains the following headers. The response may also include additional standard HTTPS headers.

    Header

    Description

    Content-length

    The length of the response body.

    Content-type

    The media type and syntax of the response body message: application/json; charset=utf-8

    Response Body

    None.

    Example

    The example shows how to update the backup proxy settings with the ID 5a905bb5-9071-433c-9d2f-f805d4da2cf4.

    Request:

    PUT https://abc.tech.local:4443/v6/Proxies/5a905bb5-9071-433c-9d2f-f805d4da2cf4

     

    Request Header:

    Authorization: Bearer <Access-Token>

     

    Request Body:

    {

     "useInternetProxy": true,

     "internetProxyType": "Custom",

     "internetProxySettings": {

       "hostName": "abc.tech.local",

       "port": 3128,

       "useAuthentication": true,

       "userName": "administrator",

       "userPassword": "XXXXXXXXXX"

     },

     "description": "Remote Backup Proxy Server",

     "port": 9193,

     "username": "administrator",

     "password": "xxxxxxxxxxx",

     "threadsNumber": 128,

     "enableNetworkThrottling": true,

     "throttlingValue": 2500,

     "throttlingUnit": "MBs"

    }

     

    Response:

    200 OK