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vRanger License Number Information (184879)

Where to find the vRanger License Number Need to find vRanger License Number 1. Open the vRanger Application. 2. From the menu, select Help -> License Information. 3. The License File pop-up winodws will display the License Number in the upper right corner. ...

Product(s): vRanger
Last Updated On: 12/14/2017
(0 Ratings) 2253 views
vRanger GUI fails to open: Could not connect to service. (115055)

vRanger GUI fails to open and the vRanger service are confirmed to be running. Following error can be found running vRanger service in debug mode. For debug mode: vRanger 5.3.1 to 6.1: From an administrative command prompt run the following to get details: ...

Product(s): vRanger
Last Updated On: 12/7/2017
(4 Ratings) 9581 views
Reposync: Retention policy not being enforced, Save-points not being removed from repository. (134692)

Repository contains more save points than what is shown in view within vRanger My Repositories. Job may have been run manually therefore not allowing the retention policy to be implemented. Please download attached ...

Product(s): vRanger
Last Updated On: 12/5/2017
(0 Ratings) 2238 views
Manually Deploy vRanger virtual appliance for vRanger 6.0 - 6.0.2 (99003)

Auto deploy of the vRanger VA is not working. Or you prefer to deploy the VA manually. There can be a number of reason that can interfere with the auto deployment of the vRanger VA. Please follow these steps to manually deploy a vRanger virtual appliance(VA). ...

Product(s): vRanger
Last Updated On: 11/15/2017
(1 Ratings) 6529 views
Backup to NetVault Smart Disk fails with: "RETRY timedout operation timed out" (84524)

It is observed that a Backup to NetVault Smart Disk Repository location, fails with "Error Message: RETRY timedout operation timed out [at xtimedwait:416]". During the backup runs, the repository became full and there is no available free space. or. ...

Product(s): vRanger
Last Updated On: 10/19/2017
(0 Ratings) 2267 views
Virtual Appliance for Backup (video) (93538)

A new feature of vRanger 5.4 is using a Virtual Appliance for backup. This Video Knowledge Base article illustrates how to deploy and configure the Virtual Appliance for backup. Launch vRanger; Select Tools | Virtual Appliance ...

Product(s): vRanger
Last Updated On: 8/3/2017
(0 Ratings) 4496 views
vRanger Quest RDA integration (116573)

The Quest DR Series disk-based data protection appliances optimize storage utilization and reduce network bandwidth requirements with in-line deduplication, compression, and deduplicated replication. The Quest DR Series supports CIFS, NFS, and RDA protocols. ...

Product(s): vRanger
Last Updated On: 7/13/2017
(0 Ratings) 3547 views
Process of pre-seeding replication jobs (140729)

Ranger replication is intended to replicate changes from a source VM to a remote target. It is often not practical to perform the first replication pass (which sends the full VM) to a remote site over a WAN link. You may use vRanger ...

Product(s): vRanger
Last Updated On: 6/23/2017
(0 Ratings) 2647 views
Repo Clean: Save points not being removed from Repository. (134798)

Repository storing excess save points. Job may have been ran manually therefore not allowing the retention policy to be implemented. Download attached file and remove .txt extention/change file type to ps1. 1) Insert file into repository. 2) Run PowerShell as administrator. ...

Product(s): vRanger
Last Updated On: 6/13/2017
(1 Ratings) 502 views
After upgrade to 7.x backups are failing with 2760 SAN/HOT ADD transport unavailable (126876)

vRanger is running on a Physical server which is has the VMFS volumes presented correctly. Prior to 7.x SAN mode backups completed successfully and they now fail with 2760 SAN Transport unavailable. This also applies ...

Product(s): vRanger
Last Updated On: 5/18/2017
(2 Ratings) 5202 views
Could not connect to service. Key not valid for use in specified state (94248)

Ranger GUI does not open after application upgrade or DB migration. Error thrown is "Could not connect to service". There are additional details under Windows Event Viewer | Application and Services Logs | vRanger Service. ...

Product(s): vRanger
Last Updated On: 5/18/2017
(0 Ratings) 3091 views
What's New in vRanger 7.0 (Video) (116569)

What's new in vRanger 7.0? vRanger 7.0 includes a variety of new features. New Features that are now in vRanger 7.0: Hyper-v Server 2012 Agentless Backup Support; VMware vSphere 5.5 Support; Windows Server 2012 R2 ...

Product(s): vRanger
Last Updated On: 4/28/2017
(0 Ratings) 2587 views
ABM options in vRanger 7 (Video) (116572)

Enable Active Block Mapping (ABM) options have been enhanced in vRanger 7.0. You can now specify additional options during Job creation. When creating a backup job, you will be presented with additional options. When ...

Product(s): vRanger
Last Updated On: 4/27/2017
(0 Ratings) 2956 views
Reusing Existing Scratch Disks with scratch disk script (103952)

After deploying a new VA you can avoid rehashing during the replication pass by using the existing vzmap files from the old VA. The vzmap files are located on the VA's scratch disk. There are 3 basic methods you can use to reuse the existing scratch disk data. ...

Product(s): vRanger
Last Updated On: 4/27/2017
(0 Ratings) 2822 views
Reusing an Existing Scratch Disk Data using SCP (103951)

After deploying a new VA you can avoid rehashing during the replication pass by using the existing vzmap files from the old VA. The vzmap files are located on the VA's scratch disk. There are 3 basic methods you can use to reuse the existing scratch disk data. ...

Product(s): vRanger
Last Updated On: 4/27/2017
(0 Ratings) 2456 views
Reusing an Existing Scratch Disk - Manual Method (103953)

After deploying a new VA you can avoid rehashing during the replication pass by using the existing vzmap files from the old VA. The vzmap files are located on the VA's scratch disk. There are 3 basic methods you can use to reuse the existing scratch disk data. ...

Product(s): vRanger
Last Updated On: 4/27/2017
(0 Ratings) 3107 views
vRanger Virtual Appliance Upgrade: Reusing Existing Scratch Disks (102621)

After deploying a new VA you can avoid rehashing during the replication pass by using the existing vzmap files from the old VA. The vzmap files are located on the VA's scratch disk. There are 3 basic methods you can use to reuse the existing scratch disk data. ...

Product(s): vRanger
Last Updated On: 4/27/2017
(0 Ratings) 4019 views
Force Full Backups (video) (109596)

Since the release of vRanger 6.1, forcing a full backup on a particular day is now a possibility. This solution details the steps needed to perform this. In the Retention Policy Selection step of the Backup Wizard for an incremental backup: 1. Select your Savepoint Count. ...

Product(s): vRanger
Last Updated On: 4/27/2017
(0 Ratings) 3579 views
Deploying the Virtual Appliance With a Static IP - VA Deployment Wizard (video) (96621)

vRanger uses a virtual appliance for replication to and from ESXi hosts, for file-level recovery from Linux machines, and optionally for backups and restores.The VA Deployment Wizard offers a simple method to deploy virtual appliances one at a time. ...

Product(s): vRanger
Last Updated On: 4/27/2017
(0 Ratings) 962 views
Installing vRanger 7.x (Video) (116567)

This procedure assumes that you have already downloaded the vRanger software and saved it to an accessible location. vRanger Setup. Double-click the vRanger installation executable. The vRanger Backup and Replication Setup Wizard will open. ...

Product(s): vRanger
Last Updated On: 4/27/2017
(0 Ratings) 7298 views
FLR - How to search through an un-cataloged Windows savepoint (104544)

How to search through a savepoint even if cataloging was not enabled. You can use Windows search in conjunction with vRanger FLR to find a file or folder within a savepoint. The standard FLR limitations and requirements still apply. ...

Product(s): vRanger
Last Updated On: 4/27/2017
(0 Ratings) 3442 views
vRanger 7 - Hyper-V VM Restoration (Video) (116575)

Using vRanger, recovery of an entire server is a simple process. A full restore returns the server or servers to the state as of the point in time at which the backup was performed. If the savepoint is for a differential backup, the ...

Product(s): vRanger
Last Updated On: 4/26/2017
(0 Ratings) 3422 views
vRanger 7.0 - Restore Priority (Video) (116574)

When a restore job is started it is more likely to be an emergency and usually needs to be executed as quickly as possible. This can be a problem if the restore needs to occur during the backup window as there can be many backup jobs in the queue. ...

Product(s): vRanger
Last Updated On: 4/27/2017
(0 Ratings) 2350 views
How to achieve LAN Free Hyper-V backups (video) (116697)

vRanger Hyper-V backups are performed using the direct-to-target architecture. Depending on how the Hyper-V host is connected to the repository, this can result in network backups or LAN-Free backups. To configure LAN Free Hyper-V backups: ...

Product(s): vRanger
Last Updated On: 4/27/2017
(0 Ratings) 3220 views
Booting the Target Server to Perform a Full Physical Restore (video) (97567)

In order for vRanger to detect the target machine, it must be booted into the vRanger restore environment and have a valid IP address. The vRanger Restore image is configured to use DHCP by default. If you are using Static IP, some additional steps are required. ...

Product(s): vRanger
Last Updated On: 4/25/2017
(0 Ratings) 2516 views