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Active IQ Unified Manager 9.7
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Backup Settings dialog box


You can use the Backup Settings dialog box to specify a backup path and retention count and to enable a backup schedule for a selected Unified Manager instance.

You can change the following database backup settings:

  • Path

    Specifies the path to the location where you store the backup files. The following table specifies the backup path format, and default locations, for different operating systems:

    Host operating system Backup path format

    Virtual appliance


    Red Hat Enterprise Linux or CentOS


    Microsoft Windows


  • Retention Count

    Specifies the maximum number of backups to be retained by Unified Manager. The default value is ten.

  • Scheduled Daily

    Specifies the daily backup schedule with the time.

  • Scheduled Weekly

    Specifies the weekly backup schedule with the day and time.

  • None

    Specifies that no backups will be created.

Command buttons

  • Apply

    Saves the backup file and closes the dialog box. Unified Manager saves the backup file in the following format: um_um_version_backup_os_timestamp.7z.