Excluding the Job Results Directory from a Backup Job

You can add an additional setting so that the job results directory is excluded from backup jobs.


  1. From the CommCell Browser, right-click the client and then click Properties.
  2. In the Client Computer Properties dialog box, click Advanced.
  3. In the Advanced Client Properties dialog box, click the Additional Settings tab and then click Add.
  4. In the Add Additional Settings dialog box, enter the additional setting details for your file system agent:
    Agent Additional Setting adminCategory Type Value
    Windows nSkipSubclientFilesBackup iDataAgent INTEGER 1
    UNIX sSkipSubclientFilesBackup FileSystemAgent STRING true
    1. In the Name box, type the name of the additional setting.
    2. In the Category box, select the category.
    3. In the Type box, select the data type, for example, STRING or INTEGER.
    4. In the Value box, enter the value.
  5. Click OK.