Backing up Exchange

Article:HOWTO24097  |  Created: 2010-01-01  |  Updated: 2011-06-02  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO24097
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Backing up Exchange

This procedure provides details on how to back up Exchange.

See About the circular logging setting for Exchange

See About backup-to-disk folders

See About backing up Exchange Server 2010 Databases.

To back up Exchange

  1. On the navigation bar, click the arrow next to Backup.

  2. Click New Backup Job.

  3. On the Properties pane, under Source, click Selections.

  4. View the Exchange data that you want to back up by doing one of the following:

    To display Exchange data on local or remote computers:

    Do the following in the order listed:

    • Click the domain name icon or icons that contain the Exchange installations

    • Expand the actual Windows computer icon that contains the Exchange installation.

    To display Exchange data from a server cluster:

    Do the following in the order listed:

    • On the virtual server, click the domain name icon or icons that contain the Exchange installations

    • Expand the actual Windows computer icon that contains the Exchange installation.

    To display an Exchange Server 2010 Database Availability Group (DAG):

    Do the following in the order listed:

    • Expand the Microsoft Exchange Database Availability Groups resource.

    • Expand the forest that contains the DAG.

    • Expand the DAG that contains the Exchange installation.

  5. Do one of the following:

    To select all Exchange databases for backup

    Check Microsoft Information Store.

    To select specific Exchange 2003/2007 storage groups or Exchange Server 2010 databases

    Expand the Microsoft Information Store icon, and then select individual storage groups or databases.

  6. If prompted, select a logon account that you can use to connect to the Exchange Server.

  7. On the Properties pane, under Settings, click Microsoft Exchange.

  8. Select options for the backup job.

    See Microsoft Exchange backup options

  9. Start the backup job or select other backup options from the Properties pane, and then start the backup job.

    See Creating a backup job by setting job properties.


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