Verify Exchange Services

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    This step verifies that Microsoft Exchange services are running on the selected VM.

    Important

    1. To allow the script to run inside the guest OS of a processed VM, it is required that you have Microsoft PowerShell 3.0, .Net Framework 4.0 and Exchange Server 2013 (or later) installed on each VM for which you enable this step.
    2. To allow the script to verify that the services are running on the selected VM, the VM must run Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 (or later).

    You can override the following parameters for the Verify Exchange Services step:

    Parameter

    Description

    Default Value

    Critical Step

    Defines whether the step is critical for VM recovery.  

    If you mark the step as Critical, its failure for a VM from a critical VM group will halt the plan.

    Yes

    Windows Credentials

    Credentials required to gain access to the in-guest OS.

    Exchange Server

    Name of the VM where Microsoft Exchange Server runs.

    %vm_fqdn%

    Execute Location

    Defines whether the script will run on the Veeam Backup & Replication server, on the Orchestrator server or in-guest of the VM.

    In-Guest OS (not editable)

    Timeout

    Maximum amount of time (in seconds) for the step to execute.

    300

    Retries

    Number of retries that will be attempted if the step fails on the first try.

    10

    Failback & Undo Failover Action

    Defines whether the step will be executed during the Failback and Undo Failover operations.

    Skip

    Test Action

    Defines whether the step will be executed during plan testing in a DataLab.

    Execute