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Attemtp to backup one folder, but DPM requests whole drive space to be backed up RRS feed

  • Question

  • We are running DPM 2012 R2. When attempt to backup one of D drive folders with less 10GB spaces.  It asks total D drive size (6.49TB) as shown. Can I just backup what I want?


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    • Edited by chicagotech Saturday, March 1, 2014 2:16 PM
    Saturday, March 1, 2014 4:56 AM

Answers

  • Hi,

    You can force DPM to calculate just the selected data by pressing the MODIFY button, then click on the calculate link on the next page where is shows the replica size. 


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    Saturday, March 1, 2014 2:20 PM
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