Close all open Veeam Backup & Replication Console windows.
Create the following registry value:
Key Location: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Veeam\Veeam Backup and Replication\ Value Name: EnableDBExclusions Value Type: Dword (32-Bit) Value Value Data: 1
New-ItemProperty-Path 'HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Veeam\Veeam Backup and Replication\'-Name 'EnableDBExclusions'-Value "1"-PropertyType DWORD -Force
Open the Veeam Backup & Replication Console.
In the Main Menu, you will find that the VM Exclusions option has been replaced with a Global Exclusions sub-menu.
Expand Global Exclusions and select Database Exclusions.
In the SQL Databses Exclusions window that appears, click Add.
Specify the SQL Server's DNS name (case sensitive) or IP address, followed by the instance name (case sensitive) containing the data you wish to exclude from VSS Freezing and being Quiesced.
Specify the Database name (case sensitive) that you wish to exclude from application-aware image processing. A wildcard cannotbe used. A valid database name must be specified.
Press OK to close the Add database window, then OK again to close the SQL Databases Exclusions window. During the next job run, the database specified will not be included in Application-Aware Processing.
NOTE: The Database Exclusion settings only affect Microsoft SQL Server databases.
To submit feedback regarding this article, please click this link: Send Article Feedback To report a typo on this page, highlight the typo with your mouse and press CTRL + Enter.
Spelling error in text
Your feedback has been received and will be reviewed.