How do I disable the NetBackup VSP cache on my Windows server?

VSP cache can get very large on a Windows server; especially if it’s a Virtual Server.

To disable the VSP cache, perform the following steps.

1. In the NetBackup Admin Console, go to NetBackup Management –> Host Properties –> Clients –> Select your client and double click on it.

2. Click on the “Windows Client” in the Client Properties windows that appears and a drop down menu will appear.

3. Choose VSP.

4. Enter in the appropriate drive letters in the “VSP volume exclude list (drive letters separated by commas):” box.

5. If you want to exclude the C: and D: drives, enter the following in the dialog box:


NOTE: Be sure to only enter the drive letters and not C:,D: or any other variation.

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