How to Recover an Individual File from Veeam Backup

This article explains how to restore a single file from a Windows server using Veeam Backup and Recovery v6.5 Open Veeam Backup and Recovery and click “restore”, then choose “Guest files (windows)” Select the server They select the backup you want to restore from. Browse through to the file you want to restore. I recommend …

Build Guide ESXi 5.0

Installation: Pre-Install Check that “virtualization technology” is enabled in the BIOS Load ESXi software Where possible download the vendors version of ESXi. For example Dell provide their own customized ISO that contains Dell specific settings for SNMP etc. (Alternatively you can use the Dell Uniform Server Configurator – you will still need the Dell ESXi …

Brownfield Install of VMWare Storage Appliance VSA

In this example I am installing the VMWare Storage Appliance onto ESXi servers that have existing running VMs. This is known as a brownfield installation. Basics The VSA Manager must be installed on a 64-bit Windows vCenter machine that runs vCenter Server version 5.0 or later. vCenter does not need to be on the same …

Error 32010 installing vCenter Server 5.1

When installing vCenter 5.1 you may get the error message: “Error 32010. Failed to create database users. There can be several reasons for this failure. For more information, see the vmMSSWLCmd.log file in the system temporary folder” You can find the location of vmMSSQLCmd.log in The reason for the error should be in this file. …

Exchange 2010 and 2007 Useful Powershell Commands

Explanation Command Grant full access to all mailboxes get-mailbox -server <exchange server Name> | Add-MailboxPermission -User “domain\userid” -AccessRights FullAccess Move mailbox to another server New-MoveRequest –identity username –TargetDatabase “database name” Update Default Global Address List Update-GlobalAddressList -Identity “default Global Address List” Grant relay permission to send connector Get-ReceiveConnector “Anonymous Relay” | Add-ADPermission -User “NT AUTHORITY\ANONYMOUS …