Viewing Backup Details

SUMMARY

Viewing Backup Details

ISSUE

Purpose

This article details how to find details on files contained in a specific file-level backup

Description

Where can I find details on files contained in a specific file-level backup?

Cause

N/A

Resolution

There are two ways to view the details of the files/folders that were backed up:

First Method

  1. Navigate to the Web Administrator Interface via web browser
  2. Go to Reports
  3. Go to Backups
  4. Select the desired backup
  5. In the dialog box that pops up, click the Details button

 

Second Method

Windows

  1. On the client machine, go to the Unitrends Agent installation directory (typically “C:\PCBP”)
  2. Navigate inside the Catalog.dir directory
  3. Select the catalog file that correlates to the type of backup and date for the backup in question
  4. Open the file as a text file in programs such as Notepad
     

Linux/Unix

  1. On the client machine, go to the Unitrends Agent installation directory (typically “/usr/bp/”)
  2. Navigate inside the catalog.dir directory
  3. Select the catalog file that correlates to the type of backup and date for the backup in question
  4. Open the file in a text editor such as nano or vi
     

Remote Mount

  1. On the Unitrends backup system, navigate to “/usr/bp”
  2. Navigate inside the catalog.dir directory
  3. Select the catalog file that correlates to the type of backup and date for the backup in question
  4. Open the file in a text editor such as nano or vi

 

Third-Party Sources

 

 

 

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