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Failed to create dir "\\LOCATION\FOLDER" Could not find a part of the path "\\LOCATION\FOLDER"

Challenge


Cause

The account running Veeam Backup service does not have permissions to read/write to the target path set in the job.

Solution

Provide account running Veeam Backup service permissions to read/write to target location for backup job(s) or use another account to run the service.
KB ID:
1060
Product:
Veeam Backup & Replication
Version:
5.x
Published:
2011-07-19
Last Modified:
2020-08-13
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