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Quick steps to set up Phoenix to back up files and folders

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Steps to set up Phoenix to back up files and folders

The following diagram depicts the steps to set up Phoenix to back up files and folders.

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The following table summarizes the steps to set up Phoenix to back up your File servers.

Task Number Task Description
1 Log on to Phoenix Management Console

To begin, log on to Phoenix Management Console with the credentials that you received in the invitation email.

Note: If this is your first login, the welcome screen appears. Click Get Started to set up Phoenix. 

2 Prerequisites for File Server The prerequisites for installing Phoenix agent.
3
  1. Install Phoenix agent on the servers that you want to back up.
  2. Activate the agent to establish a connection between Phoenix Cloud and the agent. This step also registers the new server on Phoenix Management Console.  To complete this step:
    1. Generate the activation token from Phoenix Management Console.
    2. Activate the Phoenix agent on the server using the activation token. This also registers the server on Phoenix Management Console.
4 Configure file servers

After activating Phoenix agents, the activated servers appear as registered servers under Manage > Servers.

Configure these servers to ensure their readiness for backup.