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  • The folder where you want to create the Backup Repository already exists on the share.
  • The credentials that you are using to access the share have “read and write” permissions.
  • You are using a correct path to the share.
  • You can access the share from the machine on which the Transporter is installed.
  • Try using the IP address of the share server instead of the hostname to eliminate possible DNS issues.

If this doesn’t help, send a support bundle to NAKIVO Support.  

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Check out what should be done when you cannot create a Backup Repository on a CIFS share with NAKIVO Backup and Replication.