Creating User-Defined Subclients

If you need to back up specific databases, you can do so by creating a user-defined subclient.

  1. From the navigation pane, click Protect > Applications > SharePoint.

    The SharePoint servers page appears.

  2. Click a SharePoint server.

    The selected SharePoint server page appears.

  3. In the Contents section, click Databases.

    The Databases page appears.

  4. Click Add subclient.

    The Add subclient page appears.

  5. Type a name for the subclient, and then select a plan.
  6. From the SQL client list, select a SQL server client where the SharePoint content databases reside.
  7. To add content to the subclient, complete the following steps:
    1. Click Add content.

      The Add content dialog box appears.

    2. Select one or more databases you want to add to the user-defined subclient that you are creating.
    3. Click Add.
  8. In the Backup Configuration section, perform one of the following steps to determine the plan or policies to use for the backup operations:
    • To use a server plan, enable the Use backup plan slider, and then select a server plan.
    • To use a storage policy and a schedule policy, disable the Use backup plan slider, select a storage policy and a schedule policy.
  9. Click Add.


The new user-defined subclient appears in the Databases page, under the Subclients section.

Last modified: 10/22/2019 5:14:23 AM