Datto Linux Agent: “Backup Failed Because of a Problem With Making a Backup Request to the Agent”



When you try to start a backup for a system protected by the Datto Linux Agent, you receive the error message, "BK201: "Backup failed because of a problem with making a backup request to the agent."


  • Datto ALTO
  • Datto SIRIS
  • Datto Linux Agent


The Datto appliance attempted to contact the agent on the protected machine, but it received an "Error 400 (bad request)" response.


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