Backup Set Properties (General)

Use this dialog box to change the configuration of the selected backup set.

Client  Name

Displays the name of the client computer on which this backup set is found.


Displays the name of the iDataAgent to which this backup set belongs.

Backup Set

Specifies the name of the Backup Set. You can use this space to create or modify a name. (Backup Sets for certain iDataAgents cannot be modified.)

Make this the Default backup set

Specifies whether the selected backup set is the default or a user-defined backup. Selecting this option asserts this backup set as the default. The previously designated default backup set is automatically reallocated as a user-defined backup set. Clearing this option, is accomplished by opening the Backup Set Properties dialog box of some other backup set and clicking this option there, thereby designating that backup set as the default.


Use this field to enter a description about the entity. This description can include information about the entity's content, cautionary notes, etc.