V11 SP8

IntelliSnap - Backup - Windows File System iDataAgent

Perform a Backup

Once the storage policy is configured, you are ready to perform your first backup.

The following section provides step-by-step instructions for performing your first backup:

  1. From the CommCell Browser, navigate to Client Computers | <Client> | File System | defaultBackupSet.

    Right-click the subclient and click Backup.

  2. In the Backup Options for Subclient , click Full as backup type, click Immediate and then click OK.
  3. You can track the progress of the job from the Job Controller window of the CommCell console.

  4. Once the job is complete, view the job details from the Backup History. Right-click the Subclient and select Backup History.

  5. Click OK.

  6. You can right-click the job and view the following details:
    • Items that failed during the job
    • Details of the job
    • Events of the job
    • Log files of the job
    • Media associated with the job

What Gets Backed Up


What Gets Backed Up

File System File Allocation Table (FAT) file systems

New Technology File Systems (NTFS)

Transactional File Systems

Distributed File System (DFS) data

Resilient File System (ReFS) on Windows Server 2012

File System Elements Universal Naming Convention (UNC) Paths

Mount Points

Encrypted files

Compressed Data

Shared Volumes

Share with Macintosh data

Single Instance Storage

Remote Storage Service

What Does Not Get Backed Up


What Does Not Get Backed Up

Office Communication Server (OCS) OCS data and settings will not get backed up.
Lync Server
System State System State will not get backed up.
Web Server on Windows Server 2012 Data from the Web Server will not get backed up.