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Starting and cancelling backup


This topic explains how to start a backup. It also describes how to cancel a backup.

Starting a backup

Your inSync client is configured to automatically take backups at regular intervals. In addition to these automatic backups, you can force a backup at any time.

Before you begin: Make sure you have configured the backup folders from which data will be backed up. 

To start a backup

  • Click Backup on the action bar.

Backup from your device starts. A backup progress bar is displayed on the Summary page.

Canceling a backup

To cancel a backup that is in progress.

  1. On the left navigation pane, click Summary.
  2. In the backup progress bar, click the cancel (Client_Cancelbackup.png) icon. 
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