Creating a Subclient Policy for Laptop Backup

Subclient Policy allows you to configure options such as choosing specific folders/files to backup. For more information, see Subclient Policy - Getting Started.


  1. From the CommCell Browser, navigate to Policies.

    Right-click Subclient Policies node and click New Subclient Policy.

  2. In the Name box, enter the name of subclient policy.

    In the iDataAgent list, select Windows File System.

    Note down the Subclient Policy Name.

    This is required later when Creating a Laptop Backup Installation Package.

  3. The display pane will display default subclient.

  4. Assign the Storage Policy that you created, to the subclient.

  5. Select the subclient and then click Edit.

  6. In the Subclient Properties dialog box, click the Content tab.

    Browse for content

    Adding the Boot Camp Drive

    Use wildcards to add content

  7. Click Add. The content is added under Contents of Subclient.

    Repeat this step if you want to add more files and/or folders for the backup.

  8. When you are finished, click OK.

Last modified: 3/9/2018 3:05:33 PM