# 56358: Acronis Backup for VMware 9: Backup Exclusion Does Not Work If the File Path Contains Parentheses.

## Operating Systems:

Last update: 29-06-2015

• Acronis Backup for VMware

#### Symptoms

1. You create a backup task.
2. In exclusions, you specify a file path that contains parentheses (e.g. C:\Program Files (x86)\Acronis\ ).
3. When the backup is created, you browse it to see if the specified files/folders are excluded.
4. Files/folders are not excluded if the path contains parentheses.

#### Cause

Issue in the product.

#### Solution

Our development team is working on the issue.