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VSS issue: Retrieving the COM class factory for component with CLSID failed (80070005)

Challenge


Cause

An account under which the Veeam Backup Service runs does not have local Administrator privileges on the Veeam Backup server.

Solution

Make sure that the account under which the Veeam Backup Service runs is local Administrator.
KB ID:
1049
Product:
Veeam Backup & Replication
Version:
5.x
Published:
2011-07-19
Last Modified:
2020-08-13
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