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Connect to the hypervisor

Open the VBR console 

Start > Veeam > Veeam Backup & Replication Console

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Choose Inventory > Virtual Infrastructure

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Choose the server type > if you want to create backups of a hypervisor, the type will be either VMware vSphere or Microsoft Hyper-V. (In the example, we use Hyper-V but the wizard is the same for both types)

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Give the DNS name or the IP address of your hypervisor

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Choose the appropriate type

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Add the administrator credential of the hypervisor by clicking Add > fill in the credentials > OK Choose it when it appears in the drop-down.

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Click Next >

Set the Task limit. The rule of thumb is that the number of tasks can equal the number of CPUs. (It cannot be higher than that.)

Click Apply.

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Veeam will configure the connection to the hypervisor.

Click Next >

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Review the summary, and click Finish

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