Tivoli Vmware change UUID of a node

Dear All,

I had an error in backup for a  node in Vmware and the error was that it had different UUID ..Is anyone that can help me to update the UUID from CLI??

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Richardson PortoSenior Infrastructure SpecialistCommented:
Try backup the virtual machine again from TSM command line with the option VMBACKUPUPDATEGUID and the UUID will be updated on TSM server, see: https://www.ibm.com/support/knowledgecenter/SSGSG7_7.1.6/client.msgs/ANS1715E.html

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Check carefully if you do not have 2 machines with identical names backing up to TSM, it happens if you copy client opt file without looking at it.
salapatasAuthor Commented:
in vmware tivoli report i have the message with different uuid. When i login in Tivoli Manager console and try to run backup it answers the node is not registered ...I am really confused.

Loong ago it happened with TSM4 that it happily mixed backups of 2 nodes with same nodename. UUID effectively protects against this kind of damage.
Stop backups for one cycle and check what backs up with this node name and other UUID.
salapatasAuthor Commented:
In order to register a node do i need to run a backup in order to change UUID or i need any other command.Itrid to find some answers but for tivoli there is a lot of confused information what way to take in order to resolve your issue....
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