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Configure backup settings for Microsoft OneDrive in Cloud Application Backup

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Summary: Set or change backup settings for Microsoft OneDrive within Cloud Application Backup.

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Configure backup settings

  1. In the CAB Management Portal, click Backups in the sidebar menu.

    The list of backup tasks opens.

  2. Click Microsoft OneDrive or Edit (edit-gray-light.png).

    The backup task page opens.

  3. Click Settings (settings-gray-light.png) to expand the backup task settings.

    Change the backup settings as needed, and then click Save to apply them, or click Cancel to revert changes.

    Setting Description
    Index all data for Search Allows for granular search and restore of the backup data. The system temporarily decrypts data, scans it, and builds the relevant search index. Once the index is built, the system encrypts data and the index again.
    By default, this option is enabled. If you want to disable indexing, contact Infrascale Support. Granular search and restore will be unavailable, but you would still be able to browse backups by date
    Automatically activate new sites Select to enable automatic backup for new OneDrive sites. If you choose not to use this option, you will need to manually add new sites and activate backup for them
    Retain auto-archived backups The system automatically archives backups if the license is removed or a site is deleted. Select this and enter the number of days to keep the automatic archive, or leave blank to keep it indefinitely. This does not affect manually paused backups
    Backup Datacenter AWS data center location you have selected when enabling CAB for the company 1
    Backup Frequency Frequency of the backup task initiation. Available options: Daily, Every 3 days, Weekly
    Retention Period Number of days, months, or years to keep backups for until they are deleted from the cloud 2
    Backup Hour UTC time when the backup task is initiated

Change backup task name

  1. In the CAB Management Portal, click Backups in the sidebar menu.

  2. Click Microsoft OneDrive or Edit (edit-gray-light.png).

  3. Click Edit (edit-blue-dark.png) near the backup task name, enter a new name, and then click Save.

  1. If you want to change the data center location, contact Infrascale Support. 

  2. By default, your backups stay for an unlimited time as long as you maintain your subscription. If you want to change this, contact Infrascale Support. 

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