file backup

Do the following, if you want to back up individual disk/partitions or files/folders.

On a Windows computer

Symptoms

Files/folders backup plan shows Individual files selected in Items to back up section, instead of showing paths to files.

Cause

This is by design behavior when more than one machine is included in the backup plan.

Symptoms

Impossible to create or save file backup plan with excessive amount of selected items.

Issue occurs in one of the following scenarios:

  1. You start to create file-level backup plan.
  2. You select a large number of files/folders, e.g. 1000 files (there is no fixed number)
  3. When you try to save the plan, it is not saved:

OR

1. You create or edit a protection plan.