How to schedule a backup with Uranium

This time I’ll show you a basic feature of Uranium Backup, the scheduler. This component is a very important one because it allows to configure automated backups. It’s very easy to use so I won’t spend many words on it. Let’s go!

The first step is to create the backup set you want to schedule. Then click on the Scheduling button. You will see a page like the one below.

Scheduler page

Now you have to choose when you will perform your backups.

1. Days of the week

Click on Days of the Week and select the days during which the backup will be performed.

Days of the Week

Now select the time and click on “+”. You can set up multiple daily backups at different times. Then press Apply and you’ll be ready.

Select the times

2. Days of the month

Same procedure for the Days of the month area. Select the desired days and times, then press Apply.

Days of the month

3. Every specified time interval

Uranium’s scheduler allows to perform backups at regular time intervals. The setup is quite simple. Click on Every (specified interval) and set the preferred interval.

Every specified interval

4. On a specific date/time

The last alternative is pretty intuitive. You have to configure the date, the time and then press Apply

Specific date time

5. Other execution conditions

Thanks to Uranium’s powerful scheduler, it’s possibile to configure other execution condition. Specify a file and check the desired conditions. Then press Apply.

Other execution conditions

Our tutorial is finished. Now you’re ready to set up your automated backups! Protect your data, no matter what!

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