Remove a license from Veeam Backup and Replication

To remove licenses from your Veeam Backup and Replication console, follow the following steps:

  1. Open an administrative command prompt.
  2. Navigate to the VBR installation folder (default path in the example below):
    cd C:\Program Files\Veeam\Backup and Replication\Backup
  3. Remove the license by running
    Veeam.Backup.Manager.exe -removelicense [all, vbr, vaw, val]

There are four options when removing your license: 

  • all - All Veeam licenses
  • vbr - Veeam Backup and Replication
  • vaw - Veeam Agent for Windows
  • val - Veeam Agent for Linux


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