Excluding Salesforce Objects from a Backup Operation

You can define a list of objects names to exclude from a backup operation. You can use standard regular expressions to match a set of objects. For example, if you want to skip all external objects, enter .*__x$.


  1. From the navigation pane, go to Protect > Applications > Cloud apps > Salesforce.

    The Apps page appears.

  2. In the Name column, click the app.

    The app details page appears.

  3. In the Instances table, in the Type column, click the instance.

    The instance details page appears.

  4. In the Backup sets table, in the Type column, click the backup set.

    The backup set details page appears.

  5. In the Subclients table, in the Type column, click the subclient.

    The subclient properties page appears.

  6. In the Content section, click Manage.

    The Content dialog box appears.

  7. In the Exclude Objects section, click Add.

    The Add objects dialog box appears.

  8. In the Object names box, using a blank space to separate objects, enter the objects to exclude.

    For example, type Account Documents Attachment CustomObj__c.

  9. Click OK.
  10. Click Save.

Last modified: 12/11/2019 4:31:35 PM