Virtual machine "MACHINE" has been excluded from the backup because it must be powered on to back up.

Article:TECH201720  |  Created: 2013-01-16  |  Updated: 2013-04-01  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH201720
Article Type
Technical Solution


Issue



Backup Exec backup operation of VmWare or Hyper-V virtual machines fails and there is an error stating the the virtual machine was powered off.


Error



V-79-57344-38733 - Virtual machine "MACHINE" has been excluded from the backup because it must be powered on to back up.
 


Solution



Backup Exec has the ability to back up virtual machines that are powered off.

Make sure the option Back up virtual machines that are powered off is enabled in the Virtual Machine Options dialog box for the job generating the error.

 


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Description

Virtual machine "MACHINE" has been excluded from the backup because it must be powered on to back up.
 




Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH201720


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