Manually Managing Backups
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You can manually start, stop, suspend and unsuspend backups. Suspending backups suspends any currently running local backup and all scheduled automatic local backups.

To manually start a backup:

  1. Click the CTERA Agent Menu Bar icon, image.png.
    The CTERA Agent window is displayed.
  2. Click Backup now.

To manually stop a backup:

  1. Click the CTERA Agent Menu Bar icon, image.png.
    The CTERA Agent window is displayed.
    image.png
  2. Click Cancel.

The current backup operation is stopped.

To suspend backups:

  • Either:
    Right-click the CTERA Agent Menu Bar icon, image.png, and select Suspend Backup.
    Or,
    In the CTERA Agent window, click image.png to the right of Restore.
    Or,
    1. Open CTERA Agent Settings window.
    2. Click Main > Cloud Backup in the navigation pane.
      The Cloud Backup Control Panel page is displayed.
    3. Click Suspend.

If a backup is currently running, it is paused. All future automatic backups for the CTERA Agent are suspended.

To resume backups:

  • Either:
    Right-click the CTERA Agent Menu Bar icon, image.png, and select Unsuspend Backup.
    Or,
    In the CTERA Agent window, click image.png to the right of Restore.
    Or,
    1. Open CTERA Agent Settings window.
    2. Click Main > Cloud Backup in the navigation pane.
      The Cloud Backup Control Panel page is displayed.
    3. Click Unsuspend.

Backups resumes.


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