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Configure folders for backup

inSync On-premise 5.4 Administrator Guide
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Procedure

Note: You can configure folders for backup through profiles. You cannot do this on an individual user level.

To configure folders for backup

  1. On the inSync Master Management Console menu bar, click Manage > Profiles.
  2. Click the link of the profile for which you want to configure folders for backup.
  3. Click the Laptop Backup Content tab.
  4. Click Edit. The Edit Profile window appears. 

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  5. Click the platform for which you want to configure the backup folders. For example, if you want to configure backup folders for Windows, click the Windows tab.
  6. Select the folders that you want to back up. 
  7. Provide the appropriate information for each field.
    Field Action
    Include Files

    Type or select the file types that you want to back up. If a file type does not appear in the list, type the file extension in the box that appears beside Include Files box. Ensure that you separate consecutive entries using a semicolon (;) and there is no white space between two entries.

    Exclude Files

    Type or select the file types that you want to exclude from backup. If a file type does not appear in the list, type the file extension in the box that appears beside Exclude Files box. Ensure that you separate consecutive entries using a semicolon (;) and there is no white space between two entries.

    Note: ​Entries in this field overrides the entries in the Include Files box. 
    Exclude Paths  Type the relative path for the files and folders that you want to exclude from backups.
  8. Click Save.
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