Backup - Veeam Explorer for Microsoft Active Directory

Veeam 8 give you the ability to recover deleted AD objects easily and quickly using the new Veeam Explorer for Active Directory tool.

Veeam Explorer supports files AD database (.dit) created with the following Domain Controller:

- Microsoft Windows Server 2012, 2012 R2, 2008, 2008 R2, 2003 SP2.
- The minimum supported version of the domain and forest functional level is Windows 2003.

The following permissions should be assigned to the account used to connect with the target Domain Controller:

Administrative permissions for the target Active Directory.


The new solution Veeam® Explorer ™ for Microsoft Active Directory makes it easier than ever to restore on a per object with Active Directory (AD). Now you can instantly restore individual Active Directory objects and entire containers, including user accounts and computer passwords.

Restore from Microsoft Active Directory can be complex. First of all you need to restore the VM hosting the domain controller and then use Active Directory Restore Mode AD to retrieve what you need. We can help! Now, with Veeam Explorer for Microsoft Active Directory, you can browse quickly and easily your AD database (.dit) directly from the backup of the VM domain controller, and then locate and restore what you need. You can restore directly to the original location or format LDIFDE export it as you prefer. It's easy!

With Veeam Explorer for Microsoft Active Directory, you can:

     Find, view and compare containers, objects and their attributes directly from the backup domain controller
     Restore entire objects or individual attributes in the original location or to a different database AD
     Export objects as .ldf file
     Reset passwords related to user accounts and computers to avoid any impact on users and applications

Restore an object in its original location, in unRipristinate an object in its original location, in Active Directory, or export it to another location
Products and editions

Veeam Explorer for Microsoft Active Directory is available in all editions of Veeam Availability Suite , Veeam Backup & Replication , Veeam Backup Essentials ™ and Veeam Backup Free Edition . All editions support the restoration at the individual object by saving, sending and export, and the ability to reset passwords. Enterprise and Enterprise Plus editions also support the restoration of objects and multiple containers.
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