HowTo: Run Uranium Backup as a service

There are situations where you need to run a backup software as a service. An office PC could be a good example: administrators don’t want people to mess with the backup settings and restrict the users permissions. Furthermore, backup sets have to work even if nobody is logged into the system. How could you do that? Simple, install a service.

Uranium Backup includes a service and the installation procedure is quite simple.

Requirements:

  • You have to install Uranium Backup
  • A commercial license is mandatory

Now, let me show you how to get the job done.

The first step is to launch Uranium Backup as administrator. Then open the general options tab.
Uranium Backup Service Tutorial

Select the Service tab.
Uranium Backup Service Tutorial

Click on Install Service.
Uranium Backup Service Tutorial

Specify username and password. The account has to be an administrator.
Uranium Backup Service Tutorial

Now it’s possible to check the status in the Service tab. If you want to uninstall the service, click on the related button.
Uranium Backup Service Tutorial

The configuration is finished. Uranium will perform all the backup sets as scheduled. Protect your data, no matter what!

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