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New Backup Job using existing backup files

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We purchased Veeam 6 Enterprise.
Job A has 1 TB full backup file and 14 small incrementals.
Job A has been accidentally deleted.

Creating a new Job A backing up exactly the same host, guest and in the same repository starts a new full 1TB backup.
Is there a way to setup the new Job A to use the previous backup file and just do an incremental?

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Re: New Backup Job using existing backup files

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Hello,

Yes, that's possible. You should be using "Map backup" option located on the "storage" step of the backup job wizard to re-use existing backup files with a new job. Please see our User Guide (starting from page 94) for more info.

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Re: New Backup Job using existing backup files

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That worked! - Thank you!
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