Add an NDMP environment variable

You can add environment variables at a specified path that can be applied per-backup-path or globally.


  1. Click Data Protection > NDMP > Environment Settings.
  2. Click Add Variables to open the Add Path Variables dialog box.
  3. In the Variable Settings area, specify the following parameters:
    1. Specify or browse to a path under /ifs to store the environment variable.
      Note Image

      • To set a global environment variable for backup and recovery operations, specify the /BACKUP path for a backup operation and the /RESTORE path for a recovery operation.
      • The backup path must include .snapshot/<snapshot name> when running a backup of a user-created snapshot.

    2. Click Add Name/Value, specify an environment variable name and value, and then click Create Variable.