To install the Altaro Hyper-V Host Agent manually on a Hyper-V Host, please follow the below procedure:

  1. Download the standalone Altaro Hyper-V Host Agent installer for:
  2. Copy the downloaded file over to the Hyper-V Host machine that you wish to backup.  
  3. Run the installer and follow the on-screen instructions, you should have the agent installed after a few clicks.
  4. Once the agent is installed, return to the machine running Altaro Hyper-V Backup and launch the Management console and go to the [Hosts] screen
  5. If the Host in question has already been added to the Hosts screen list then simply click on refresh icon '[Discover Virtual Machines]' to refresh the status of the Host.
    If not, simply click on [Add Host] and follow the on-screen instructions. The Altaro Hyper-V Host Agent software will be detected immediately and the deployment stage will be skipped.