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How to Configure Antivirus Exclusions for Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365

KB ID: 3074
Product: Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365
Version: 3.0 and later
Published: 2019-12-24
Last Modified: 2020-08-13

Challenge

Deployment of required Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365 services and executable files fails because of the antivirus software.

Solution

Add the following paths to the exclusion list of your antivirus software on the Veeam controller server:
  • C:\Program Files\Veeam
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Veeam
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\Veeam
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Veeam
  • C:\Windows\Veeam
  • %programdata%\Veeam
  • The folder that contains repository databases
Add the following paths to the exclusion list of your antivirus software on the remote backup proxy server:
  • C:\Windows\Veeam
  • %programdata%\Veeam
  • The folder that contains repository databases.

More information

Should you have any questions, contact Veeam Support.
KB ID: 3074
Product: Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365
Version: 3.0 and later
Published: 2019-12-24
Last Modified: 2020-08-13

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