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Veeam | kb4519

How to Set Custom Deployer and Data Mover Ports for Managed Linux Agents

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Veeam Backup & Replication

Veeam Agent for Linux

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By default, during the deployment of Veeam Agent for Linux on a Linux machine by Veeam Backup & Replication, the services listed below use the default ports indicated. This article documents how to change those default ports using registry settings on the Veeam Backup Server.  Veeam Deployer Service (veeamdeployment) - Default Port: 6160 Veeam Transport Service (veeamtransport) - Default Port: 6162


Before You Begin The custom port will only be assigned to Veeam Agent for Linux deployments that occur after the creation of the registry value. There is no failover to the default port if communication fails using the custom port; ensure firewalls are configured accordingly. To get the ID# of a Protection Group, use one of the following PowerShell commands:

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