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    Schedule Backup

    Before performing a scheduled backup, it is recommended to first test backing up the routers manually to make sure that any connectivity problems are resolved.

    1. For scheduled backup of routers, select the routers to be backed up and click the Modify button.
    2. Then select True under “Selected for Scheduled Backup.”
    3. Click the Schedule Backup... button to open the following window.

      Figure 1: Scheduled Backup Options

      Scheduled Backup Options
    4. Enter in the purge options to delete backups older than a particular number of days.
    5. Optionally enter in a notification e-mail. (This requires SMTP server setup on the server machine.)
    6. Click Next to enter in scheduling parameters to specify the collection interval.
    7. Click Finish.
    8. The task can be modified by clicking the Schedule Backup... button.
    9. The task status can be viewed from Admin > Task Manager.


    In the main Config/OS Management window, click the History tab to view the past history for this task.

    Figure 2: History Tab

    History Tab

    The Properties tab shows the current settings for the selected router.

    Figure 3: Properties


    Modified: 2016-11-08