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NetBackup error "Validation of the credentials failed" when adding new NDMP host

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Applies to

  • ONTAP 9
  • NDMP
  • NetBackup

Issue

Attempts to add new NDMP host to the NetBackup configuration fails with:
 
Validation of the credentials failed. Either the media servers could not be reached or the credentials are invalid. Valid credentials are required for backups to succeed.

 

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