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WSB Backup Disk size

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  • Hello,

    When using Windows Server Backup to backup a volume or a folder, What is the recommended backup disk size regarding to the size of the volume or folder needed to be backed-up?

    Thanks.

    Wednesday, May 9, 2018 11:02 AM

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  • Hi,

    According to the Microsoft, “the size of the location to store backups should be at least 1.5 times the backup size to enable you to store a couple of backup versions.”

    https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/previous-versions/windows/it-pro/windows-server-2008-R2-and-2008/cc753528(v=ws.11)

    Best Regards,

    Mary


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    Thursday, May 10, 2018 3:10 AM
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