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Rapid Recovery 6.1.2 - User Guide

Introduction to Rapid Recovery Core Console Core settings Repositories Encryption keys Protecting machines
About protecting machines with Rapid Recovery Support for dynamic and basic volumes Understanding the Rapid Recovery Agent software installer Deploying Agent to multiple machines simultaneously from the Core Console Using the Deploy Agent Software Wizard to deploy to one or more machines Modifying deploy settings Understanding protection schedules Protecting a machine About protecting multiple machines Settings and functions for protected Exchange servers Settings and functions for protected SQL servers
Managing protected machines Snapshots and recovery points Replication Events Reporting VM export Restoring data Bare metal restore
Bare metal restore for Windows machines Understanding boot CD creation for Windows machines Using the Universal Recovery Console for a BMR Performing a bare metal restore for Linux machines Viewing the recovery progress Starting a restored target server Troubleshooting connections to the Universal Recovery Console Repairing boot problems Performing a file system check on the restored volume
Managing aging data Archiving Cloud storage accounts The Local Mount Utility The Central Management Console Core Console references Command Line Management utility PowerShell module
Prerequisites for using PowerShell Working with commands and cmdlets Rapid Recovery PowerShell module cmdlets Localization Qualifiers
Scripting REST APIs About us Glossary

Working with Rapid Recovery Core machines in the Local Mount Utility

Working with Rapid Recovery Core machines in the Local Mount Utility

The Local Mount Utility (LMU) lets you work with an unlimited number of Core machines locally or remotely. If you install the LMU on an Rapid Recovery Core machine, that machine automatically appears in the LMU as the localhost. All additional remote Cores appear as their machine names or IP addresses, depending on the information you entered when you added them. With the LMU, you can add, edit, and remove Core machines. For more information, see the following procedures:

Adding a Core machine to the Local Mount Utility

Complete the following procedure to set up the LMU by adding a Core.

The Add Core dialog box appears.
3.
In the Add Core dialog box, enter the requested credentials described in the following table.

Table 167. Rapid Recovery Core credentials

Option

Description

Host name

The name or IP address of the Core from which you want to mount recovery points.

NOTE: If installing the LMU on a Rapid Recovery Core machine, the LMU automatically adds the localhost machine.

Port

The port number used to communicate with the Core.

The default port number is 8006.

Use my Windows user credentials

Select this option if the credentials you use to access the Core are the same as your Windows credentials.

Use specific credentials

Select this option if the credentials you use to access the Core are different from your Windows credentials.

User name

The user name used to access the Core machine.

Password

The password used to access the Core machine.

4.
Click Connect.

Changing the Local Mount Utility options

Complete the following procedure to change the options for all Rapid Recovery Cores connected to the LMU.

2.
In the Options dialog box, you can change the setting described in the following table.

Table 168. Core settings

Option

Description

Default mount point repository

Use the Browse button or enter a path to the location you want to use for mounting recovery points.

Use my Windows user account credentials

Select this option to always use your Windows credentials by default when logging in to a Core.

Use specific credentials

Select this option to use the following credentials for each connected Core:

User name: Enter the user name to use for all Cores.
Password: Enter the password to use for all Cores.

Core connection timeout (sec)

Enter the amount of time the LMU should continue trying to connect to a Core before the connection times out (in minutes : seconds : milliseconds).

Language

Select the language in which you want the LMU to appear. You can choose from the following options:

Editing Core connection settings in the Local Mount Utility

To edit the settings you established when you added a Core to the LMU, complete the following procedure.

2.
In the Edit Core dialog box, you can change the settings described in the following table.

Table 169. Core settings

Option

Description

Host name

The name of the Core from which you want to mount recovery points.

NOTE: If installing the LMU on a Rapid Recovery Core machine, the LMU automatically adds the localhost machine.

Port

The port number used to communicate with the Core.

The default port number is 8006.

Use my Windows user credentials

Select this option if the credentials you use to access the Core are the same as your Windows credentials.

Use specific credentials

Select this option if the credentials you use to access the Core are different from your Windows credentials.

User name

The user name used to access the Core machine.

Password

The password used to access the Core machine.

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