How to Move the VBRCatalog Folder

KB ID: 1453
Product: Veeam Backup & Replication
Version: 5.x, 6.x, 7.x, 8.x
Last Modified: 2015-07-16
KB Languages: FR


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


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:


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

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