How to Move the VBRCatalog Folder

KB ID: 1453
Product: Veeam Backup & Replication
Version: 5.x, 6.x, 7.x, 8.x, 9.x
Published:
Last Modified: 2018-11-19
KB Languages: FR

Purpose

The VBRCatalog is by default located at C:\ on the Veeam Server, and you may need to change the location.

Solution

You will need to make changes to the registry to change the VBRCatalog folder location. To do so:
 

1. Stop the Veeam Services
 

2. Check the permissions that are set on the folder

3. Unshare the folder and move it to a new location

4. Now share the folder and reset the permissions

5. Then navigate to the following registry key:

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Veeam\Veeam Backup Catalog

Find the string called CatalogPath, right-click it and choose modify
 

Under Value Data, edit the field to display the new location

 

Example: D:\VBRCatalog\

6. Restart the services mentioned above
 

More Information


 

Please be aware that we’re making changes which will restrict access to product updates for users without an active contract.

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