shutdown

Expected behaviour in currect product architecture. Schedule backups on system shutdown.

Symptoms

  1. You create a deployment task with the default option "Shut down" enabled for an Agent on Windows 8;
  2. After you perform a successful deployment, the Agent reboots instead of shutting down.

Cause

This is an irregular known issue.

Solution

As a workaround, please shut down the Agent machine manually (or through Remote Desktop).

Introduction

If you want your Windows machine to turn off automatically after completing the backup job, you can set up automatic shutdown using native Windows commands.

Symptoms

  1. You scheduled the backup to run on 'On the system shutdown' 
  2. Backup fails with the following message:

Job registry is being stopped at the moment.