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Activate backup task for Google Workspace in Cloud Application Backup

After setting up your Google Workspace admin account, you can activate a backup task for Google Workspace as follows:

If you use 2-Step Verification for Google Workspace, you need to create an app password in your Google Workspace admin account, and use it to authenticate your CAB backups.

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

    The list of backup tasks opens.

    • If you do not have any backup task added yet, select Google Workspace.

    • If you already have some backup tasks set up and configured, click Add Backup Task on the upper right, and then select Google Workspace.

    The authentication dialog box opens.

  2. In the authentication dialog box …

  3. Click Integrate with Google, and complete the authorization process.

  4. In the list of user accounts, activate backup for those preferred (see Manage user account backups).

  5. Set the backup preferences and data indexing.

    You can change these later (see Configure backup settings).

  6. Click Save to apply changes and activate the backup task.