Solved

Veeam backup v8 full & incremental backup problem

Posted on 2015-01-29
3
326 Views
Last Modified: 2016-02-25
Dear All


               I have a issue on veeam backup v8, i was trying to setup 1 full & 6 incremental backup, for everyday sat full, and the rest of the days incremental, but i realized it backup as Full everyday (see bottom screenshot, any area i set it wrong ?




Veeam8.jpg
Veeam8-2.jpg
0
Comment
Question by:piaakit
  • 2
3 Comments
 
LVL 79

Accepted Solution

by:
David Johnson, CD, MVP earned 500 total points
ID: 40578650
Without seeing the actual file names and sizes i.e. The .VRB files do not change, as they contain the .VBK data blocks which were replaced by incremental data for that particular incremental backup run.
http://www.veeam.com/blog/veeam-synthetic-backup-explained.html
0
 

Author Comment

by:piaakit
ID: 40579325
sorry i dont quite fully understand the artical, would you mind to explain to me ? are my setting above correct for 1 full backup on sat , and the rest incremental ? synthetic full mean incremental ?


For last night backup i finally see one incremental backup, suppose i will have this incremental for monday - friday & sunday

vm
0
 

Author Comment

by:piaakit
ID: 40579818
suppose the rest of the day is incremental , the size will not same as the full backup size, but now the incremental size is like doing full backup everyday, my NAS has limited size only, is that anormal ?
0

Featured Post

Windows Server 2016: All you need to know

Learn about Hyper-V features that increase functionality and usability of Microsoft Windows Server 2016. Also, throughout this eBook, you’ll find some basic PowerShell examples that will help you leverage the scripts in your environments!

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

This article will show you how to create an ISO CD-ROM/DVD-ROM image (*.iso), and MD5 checksum signature, for use with VMware vSphere Hypervisor 6.5 (ESXi 6.5). It's a good idea to compare checksums, because many installations fail because of a corr…
In this article, I will show you HOW TO: Create your first Windows Virtual Machine on a VMware vSphere Hypervisor 6.5 (ESXi 6.5) Host Server, the Windows OS we will install is Windows Server 2016.
Teach the user how to join ESXi hosts to Active Directory domains Open vSphere Client: Join ESXi host to AD domain: Verify ESXi computer account in AD: Configure permissions for domain user in ESXi: Test domain user login to ESXi host:
Two types of users will appreciate AOMEI Backupper Pro: 1 - Those with PCIe drives (and haven't found cloning software that works on them). 2 - Those who want a fast clone of their boot drive (no re-boots needed) and it can clone your drive wh…

813 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

10 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now