NetBackup™ Web UI Microsoft SQL Server Administrator's Guide
- Introducing the NetBackup web user interface
- About NetBackup for SQL Server
- Installation and host configuration
- Monitoring and notifications
- Managing SQL Server discovery and credentials
- About discovery of SQL Server objects
- Managing protection plans for SQL Server
- Create a protection plan to protect SQL Server assets
- Protecting SQL Server
- Restoring SQL Server
- Using instant access with SQL Server
- Prerequisites when you configure an instant access SQL Server database
- Protecting SQL Server with VMware backups
- Create a protection plan to protect SQL Server data with a VMware backup
Troubleshooting credential validation
Table: Reasons for credential validation failure describes the reasons that validation can fail for an instance, replica, or instance group.
Table: Reasons for credential validation failure
Status code or error
Could not validate credentials. Failed to connect to client: <client>.
The host name is invalid.
The validation operation timed out waiting for a response from the client
You cannot connect to the host because the host is down.
Validation of operating system user/password failed for client: <client>.
The specified user does not have SQL Server System Administrator privileges.
The credentials do not have the "sysadmin" role and the validation fails.
Invalid configuration detected.
Invalid configuration detected. The service user for the NetBackup Client and NetBackup Legacy Network services must be the same user. Change the service users in the Windows Service Manager and try again.
The NetBackup Client Service or the NetBackup Legacy Network Service requires but does not use the same user for the logon account.
See Configuring the NetBackup services for SQL Server backups and restores.