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PC Backup and Restore

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This document applies to HP MediaSmart Server EX490 and EX495.

PC Backup and Restore

After running the Software Installation Disc on a computer it is automatically added to the list of computers that are backed up by the HP MediaSmart Server each night. The entire computer is backed up by default.
Complete the following steps to customize the hard drive volumes to back up, or to exclude folders from the backup.
  1. At the computer, double-click the Windows Home Server icon in the system tray.
  2. Log on to the Windows Home Server Console.
  3. Click the Computers & Backups tab.
  4. Select a computer and click Configure Backup.
    Follow the instructions in the Backup Configuration Wizard.
Related Topics in Windows Home Server Console Help
  • Computers & Backup
  • How does backup work?
  • Managing and Configuring Backups
  • Restoring Computer Backups
  • Removing a Computer
  • Troubleshooting Computers & Backup

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