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Veeam Backup & Replication and ESXi Free

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Hello,

I was just wondering: Does Veeam not work with a ESXi free or does it work but when problems are encountered, one cannot count on the Veeam support helpdesk ? How do we have to interpret 'Veeam doesn't support ESXi free addition' ?
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Els, per VMware's request, starting Veeam Backup version 3.1 we have completely disabled ability to process free ESXi in the code via hard-coded ESXi license level check. So even though technically the capability is still in the code, it is completely disabled and thus impossible to use.
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Re: Veeam Backup & Replication and ESXi Free

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Thanks for clarifiying.
I did told my collegue so; but he wouldn't believe me :evil:

Now he will have to :D
thx again.
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