Veeam v10 Cumulative Patch 2 released


Veeam released the Cumulative Patch 2 for Veeam Backup & Replication v10 providing the full support for VMware vSphere 7.0 and some bug fixes.

Prior installing the Cumulative Patch 2 make sure you are running version 10 (build or P1). From Help > About in the Veeam Backup & Replication console you can check the installed version.


This patch includes all hotfixes from the Cumulative Patch 1 and supersedes it.


Veeam v10 Cumulative Patch 2

Cumulative Patch 2 provides the following new features and fixes the following errors:


VMware vSphere 7.0

  • This patch officially add the full support to VMware vSphere 7.0.

Agent Management

  • Retention policy setting for Microsoft Windows machines not respected by Agent backup policies forcing it to 7 regardless of the value specified.

Backup Copy

  • Failed to process method {Transform.Patch}: There is an item with the specified name and another type error may occur due to failed GFS full backup transform.

Backup from Storage Snapshots

  • Cannot retrieve physical extents for connecting iSCSI target IQN {0} on proxy IQN {1} error may occur causing the failure of the backup jobs.

Configuration Database

  • The SQL Server hosting the configuration database may experience a high CPU consumption due to the AggregateSqlPointsInfo stored procedure during transaction log backup.

File Level Recovery

  • Invalid secondary GPT partition entry array checksum error while mounting a restore point with the dynamic disk.
  • Invalid secondary GPT header signature error while mounting a restore point for file-level recovery in some environments.

NAS Backup

  • Access is denied error during VSS snapshot creation due to lack of impersonation for SMB file shares.
  • Failed to create a VSS snapshot error may occur during the backup of different files shares from the same server or NAS whenever VSS snapshot creation calls overlap.

User Interface

  • While the user interface is open and no jobs are active, a high CPU consumption in the backup server may occur in large environments.
  • In environments with large number of sessions, a high RAM consumption in the backup server may occur by the UI Service process and slow performance of historical sessions.
  • For Scale-out backup repository with a large number of extents, backup job’s settings takes a long time to open.


Install the Cumulative Patch 2

Prior installing the update make sure no jobs are currently running.

Download the Cumulative Patch 2 and run the installer. Click Next to proceed.


Enable Update remote components automatically then click Install to install the update.


The update is being installed.


When the installation completes, click Finish to exit the wizard.


When you access the console after the update, the remote components are automatically updated.


After the upgrade, the new build number will be P2.


Additional details can be found in the KB3161.

Veeam Backup & Replication 10 Cumulative Patch 2 is available to download at Veeam website.