Veeam Endpoint Backup: Working with exclusions
In the Backup Modes in depth post we explained you the different modes that exist in Veeam Backup & Replication. In this post, we are going to dig a bit deeper on the File Level Backup method and explain the exclusions also.
This will be a rather short post, but it is certainly handy to know what your possibilities are.
When you go for this method, you will see different things you can protect. Let’s run through them:
When Operating System is selected, Veeam Endpoint Backup automatically includes in the backup all data related to the OS: the system volume, personal files and the System Reserved partition. The backup will be performed on the volume level.
Personal Files are generally the user profile folders from your operating system. It may contain user settings, downloads, documents or even pictures – of course, only if you use the windows defined location to store these types of data. Backup will be performed on the file level.
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