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Create client for Microsoft Hyper-V host

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Summary: Create local client on the Cloud Failover Appliance for a Microsoft Hyper-V host.

  1. In the Management Console of the Cloud Failover Appliance (CFA), go to ClientsEdit (or to ClientsSummary).

  2. On the actions toolbar, click New.

    The New Client dialog opens.

  3. In the open dialog, configure settings for the new client.

    Setting Description
    Name Name of the client. You cannot change it after the client is created
    Description Optional description of the client
    Operating System Operating system installed on the host
    Set as defaults OS Make the selected operating system default when creating clients
    Address IP address or DNS name of the host
    DR schedule Schedule for DR image backup
    File & Folder Schedule Schedule for file and folder backup

    Click OK to create client, and wait for the process to complete.

  4. Click Activate configuration on the upper right to apply changes.

  5. Review and change client settings if necessary.

    See details about client configuration settings in the Edit Subtab section.

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