Backup Set Properties (General)

 

Use this dialog box to view and modify the properties of an existing Backup Set.

Client Name

Displays the name of the Client computer to which this Backup Set belongs.

iDataAgent

Displays the name of the iDataAgent to which this Backup Set belongs.

Instance Name

Displays the name of the instance to which this Backup Set belongs.

The instance name can be modified for an existing Backup Set from the properties dialog box.

Backup Set Name

The name of the Backup Set is displayed.

Make this the Default backup set

Select this option to designate the backup set as the default backup set. The previously designated default backup set is automatically reallocated as a user-defined backup set. To clearing this option, you must open the Backup Set Properties dialog box of some other backup set and select this option, thereby designating that backup set as the default.

Automatic

Select this option if you do not know the exact version of virtual machine and ESX server. The appropriate backup method will be selected based on the version.

vcbmounter

Select this option when using older version of vmware. The VMware consolidated backup method will be used to perform the backup.
vStorage

Select this option when using newer version of vmware. The VMware API storage method will be used to perform the backup.