Email notification settings - Recipient address

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Re: Email notification settings - Recipient address

Veeam Logoby Dima P. » Wed Jul 12, 2017 7:35 pm

We use a Veeam B&R host as a target, but I see no way to set up email notifications based on agents.

Have you tried VBR's global email notification option? It works with agent jobs, so the email report is generated by VBR for Veeam agent.
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Re: Email notification settings - Recipient address

Veeam Logoby battles » Mon Jul 17, 2017 1:14 pm

Sorry but how does that work in a multi-tenant environment??
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Re: Email notification settings - Recipient address

Veeam Logoby battles » Mon Jul 17, 2017 1:54 pm

For Agents in VBR, the "edit" option is grayed out to add a recipient email.

Every time I've tried to "detect SMTP server settings" on the agent itself, it just hangs and spins forever.

So, how can individual recipient emails get added to the VBR agent jobs?
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Re: Email notification settings - Recipient address

Veeam Logoby battles » Wed Jul 19, 2017 2:34 pm

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Re: Email notification settings - Recipient address

Veeam Logoby Dima P. » Wed Jul 19, 2017 3:23 pm

battles,

I was referring to Configuring Global Email Notification Settings for Veeam B&R. Agent jobs will use the settings specified in Veeam B&R to generate email reports.
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Re: Email notification settings - Recipient address

Veeam Logoby battles » Wed Jul 19, 2017 3:55 pm

Right so it's a one email alert solution, not something to send to multiple clients?
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Re: Email notification settings - Recipient address

Veeam Logoby Dima P. » Thu Jul 20, 2017 12:58 pm

True. From agent side it's not possible.

The only hack we have is to set different 'from' and 'to' addresses via Agent Configurator utility by editing this part of xml config:

Header
Parent tag that encapsulates information about the header in email notifications.
From
Email address from which Veeam Agent for Microsoft Windows sends email notifications.
To
Email address at which Veeam Agent for Microsoft Windows sends email notifications.
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