February 24, 2024
053019 2345 ForceStopAV1 - Force Stop A Veeam Backup Job When It Is Stuck at Stopping Status
Today, I tried to stop a running backup job session, but its status stuck at stopping for 1 hour, there are some jobs are running, I don't want to impact them, so I decided to force stop the backup job.

053019 2345 ForceStopAV1 - Force Stop A Veeam Backup Job When It Is Stuck at Stopping Status

Today, I tried to stop a running backup job session, but its status stuck at stopping for 1 hour, there are some jobs are running, I don’t want to impact them, so I decided to force stop the backup job.

Let’s follow the steps to do it.

  1. On the Veeam Backup and replication console, select Jobs and click Backup.
  2. Right click the backup job and select Edit.

    053019 2345 ForceStopAV2 - Force Stop A Veeam Backup Job When It Is Stuck at Stopping Status

  3. On the Edit Backup Job page, select Summary and write down the command line content.

    053019 2345 ForceStopAV3 - Force Stop A Veeam Backup Job When It Is Stuck at Stopping Status

  4. On the Veeam Backup and Replication server, open Task Manager.

    053019 2345 ForceStopAV4 - Force Stop A Veeam Backup Job When It Is Stuck at Stopping Status

  5. On the Task Manager, select Processes. And you will find the process as the command line content.

    053019 2345 ForceStopAV5 - Force Stop A Veeam Backup Job When It Is Stuck at Stopping Status

  6. Select click the process and click End task.

    053019 2345 ForceStopAV6 - Force Stop A Veeam Backup Job When It Is Stuck at Stopping Status

  7. Open Veeam backup and Replication console, select Running, and you will notice the backup job is not showing at Running page.

    053019 2345 ForceStopAV7 - Force Stop A Veeam Backup Job When It Is Stuck at Stopping Status

  8. Select Job and then click Backup and you will notice the backup job status changed from stopping to Stopped.

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Hope you enjoy this post.

Cary Sun

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Author: Cary Sun

Cary Sun has a wealth of knowledge and expertise in data center and deployment solutions. As a Principal Consultant, he likely works closely with clients to help them design, implement, and manage their data center infrastructure and deployment strategies.
With his background in data center solutions, Cary Sun may have experience in server and storage virtualization, network design and optimization, backup and disaster recovery planning, and security and compliance management. He holds CISCO CERTIFIED INTERNETWORK EXPERT (CCIE No.4531) from 1999. Cary is also a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP), Microsoft Azure MVP, Veeam Vanguard and Cisco Champion. He is a published author with several titles, including blogs on Checkyourlogs.net, and the author of many books.
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