Veeam Surebackup Virtual Lab

Seems easy enough right? Forget it. The functionality is good for checking that your backups worked but that is about it. Do anything Lab related and mess around a lot and you can easily lose it all. As I found out! Veeam restores VMs into the Lab but they use a change log. Once the VM is shutdown, bye bye changes. If you, like me, spend a week messing around and want to change the actual VM Settings… DAMN!!!!! So why do I still LOVE it???? I set it up for a client but instead of restoring Veeam Backups into it, I P2V and V2V (even Cloned!) machines into it… Read More

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Veeam Post Upgrade Error Full Storage Not Found

Just finished a Veeam upgrade from Version 6.5. Upgraded to Version 7 and then Upgraded again to Version 8. Ran a backup to make sure that all was working but the job failed almost instantly with an error about Full Storage Not Found. Got plenty of space on the disk we backup to, so what is it talking about? Rescanning the Repository and Remapping it into the backup does not work. Veeam Support has no Fix for this. Creating a new backup job from scratch works. So the only way past this was to effectively delete the previous backup data out of the actual job. This doesn’t delete the data… Read More

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