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Store point offline

Applies to:
  • Code42 CrashPlan (previously CrashPlan PROe)


This article explains how to interpret and respond to the following alert.

The table below displays where the alert appears and where it can be configured.

Alert Text Location
"Store point is unavailable: store point name" Email and Alerts Overview of the administration console
"Store point offline" Settings > Notifications of the administration console


This alert indicates a problem that could seriously affect your Code42 environment's security, result in data loss, or cause the service to be unavailable.


This alert is triggered when a store point is offline. The store point could be on any Code42 server within the storage hierarchy of the Code42 environment.

Potential effects

  • Users cannot backup or restore
  • Users cannot sync files, plans, and events

Confirm that store point is still offline

In some cases, a temporary network issue or other temporary condition may have resolved itself.

You should visually verify that the store point is still offline from the Store Point Overview. The affected store point will be identified by the lack of a green indicator in the online column:

Store Point offline

Recommended solution

To resolve this alert:

  1. Sign in to the administration console on the master server, and navigate to Destinations>Store Points
  2. Click on the store point that is offline
  3. From the action menu, choose Enable Inbound Backup (if inbound backup is disabled)
  4. Check the status of the Code42 server that contains the store point
    1. If the storage server that contains the store point is offline, follow the steps for resolving the Server offline alert
    2. If the storage server is online, check the status of the drive, RAID array, or volume where the store point is located

Confirm problem is resolved

Confirm that the affected store point is back online from the Store Point Overview:

Store Point online

Acknowledge the alert

The alert will continue to appear on the Alerts Overview in the administration console until you acknowledge the alert. To acknowledge the alert, go to Alerts, select the alerts you want to acknowledge, and choose Acknowledge from the action menu.