Adding Start Time details to a custom report

  • 11 February 2022
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Hi Team,


Can you please help me to add start, end time and duration of the job in Commvault backup summary report?



Murugan Chandrasekaran


Best answer by Mike Struening RETIRED 15 February 2022, 22:18

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@Murugan Chandrasekaran , might be better for us to split your question into another thread, though let’s see how far we can get for now :sunglasses:

I’m assuming you already have a copy of the report and just need to add the right columns?

This view has everything you need:

You just need to edit your copy/custom report and add those columns in.

This article shows you how to create a report if you are starting from scratch:


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@Murugan Chandrasekaran , have you checked out this view?

There are a large number of views that contain this type of data.

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Hi @Mike Struening, Thanks for your update.


Yes, i want to add 3 column in the existing backup summary job report with Start time, end time and duration.


I am not expert in creating queries, if possible can you please share the query and instruction so that i can try it. thanks!

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It’s easier than it looks.

All you need to do is start a new custom report (well written instructions are here: 

and when you add in the fields, use this view:

All you need to do is add the fields you want and sort them.  If you’re not too confident, follow the instructions EXACTLY like the first link/article to get your feet wet.  Next, try it again with other views (the one I linked).