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Backup Options - Online Help

Use this dialog box immediately run or to schedule a backup job.

Select Database Backup Type

Full

Specifies the job as a full backup, which backs up all data for the selected subclient.

Incremental

Specifies the job as an incremental backup, which backs up only the data that is new or changed since the most recent backup.

Differential

Specifies the job as a differential backup, which backs up only the data that is new or changed since the most recent full backup.

Synthetic Full

Specifies the job as a synthetic full backup, which creates a full backup from existing backup data. A synthetic full backup consolidates the backup data, but does not actually back up data from the client computer.

Ad-Hoc Backup

Specifies the job as an ad-hoc backup, which allows the subclient content to be specified as an external input when the backup operation starts.

Directive File

Enter the path to the directive file that defines the location of the data that you want to back up.

Job Initiation

Immediate

Specifies that this job runs immediately.

Schedule

Specifies that this is scheduled.

To specify the schedule details, click Configure.

Configure Alert

Alert

The currently configured alert.

Add/Modify Alert

Click to open the Alert Wizard to configure alerts for this operation.

Delete Alert

Click to delete existing alerts.

Advanced

Click to select advanced backup options.

Save As Script

Click to save this operation and the selected options as a script file (in XML format).

You can execute the script from the command line interface using the qoperation execute command.

When you save an operation as a script, each option in the dialog box has a corresponding XML parameter in the script file. When executing the script, you can modify the value for any of these XML parameters.

Last modified: 4/4/2019 10:53:30 AM