Comprehensive data protection for all workloads
Post Reply
Posts: 9
Liked: never
Joined: Aug 26, 2010 2:14 pm
Full Name: Matt Thomas

Rename Veeam Server

Post by adapto »


Is there an easy way to rename a Veeam Backup and Replication Server?

Essentially Veeam Backup and replication is installed and backups have been running, but the server names are not in line with standards so we would like to change them has anyone tried this or know of any issues we should be aware of.



SVP, Product Management
Posts: 28654
Liked: 5183 times
Joined: Jan 01, 2006 1:01 am
Location: Baar, Switzerland

Re: Rename Veeam Server

Post by Gostev »

Hi Matt, you can try to rename but put the old name in the hosts file on both backup server itself and Enterprise Manager server (if you are using one). This should help to avoid any issues. Disclaimer: I have not tested this personally. Thanks.

Post Reply

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Google [Bot], Tholen and 62 guests