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Configure device backup settings in CrashPlan for Small Business

This article applies to CrashPlan for Small Business.
Looking for information about Incydr or CrashPlan for Enterprise? Search or browse.

Incydr, no.

CrashPlan for Enterprise, no.

Code42 for Enterprise, no.

CrashPlan for Small Business, yes.

Overview

This article outlines how to use the Code42 console to define end-user device backup settings for CrashPlan for Small Business.

Configuring these settings allows you to fine-tune many aspects of collecting files for data protection, including:

  • User device settings related to timing of backups, CPU usage, and bandwidth allocation
  • Specific file paths and file types to include or exclude from backups
  • Timing and thresholds for sending alerts
  • Network bandwidth limits

Videos

Watch the video below for an overview of device backup settings. 

Watch the video below to learn about the general device backup settings. 

 

Considerations

Most options in this article require administrative privileges to configure.

 

Set device defaults

To apply device backup settings to all devices:

  1. From the Code42 console, select Device Backup.
  2. Select from the tabs to configure specific settings.
  3. Click Push Push button to apply a setting to user devices.
    Small Business Device Backup settings

Set device-level settings

To apply device backup settings to an individual device:

  1. From the Code42 console, go to Devices > Active.
  2. Select a device.
  3. Click the action menu in the upper-right corner.Small Business device settings
  4. Select Edit.
  5. Select from the tabs to configure specific settings.