Enabling IntelliSnap and Selecting a Snapshot Engine for Virtualization Solutions


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To back up a subclient with IntelliSnap, you must enable IntelliSnap and, if applicable, select a snapshot engine.


  1. From the navigation pane, go to Protect > Virtualization.

    The Virtual machines page appears.

  2. Click on a subclient. On the VM groups tab, click the VM group to enable IntelliSnap for.

    The VM group page appears.

  3. On the Configuration tab, do one of the following:

    • For Amazon, Google Cloud Platform, and Microsoft Azure hypervisors, in the Settings section, toggle the IntelliSnap key to the right, and then click Save.

      You do not need to select any snapshot engine.

    • For all other hypervisors, in the Snapshot Engine section, click Edit.

      The Edit snapshot engine dialog box appears.

      1. Select Enable snapshot engine.

        The Engine name list appears.

      2. From the Engine name list, select a snapshot engine, and then click Save.