Advanced Backup Schedule

About this task

The Advanced Backup Schedule dialog box is displayed if you click Configure on the Configuration > System > Backup page.

To use the Advanced Backup Schedule dialog box:


  • Select Allow Sophos to automatically manage this scheduled job (recommended) so that Sophos manages backups.
  • Select Manually configure which appliances can run this scheduled job if you want to manage backups yourself. Once you have elected to manage backups, use the check box next to the appliance name to select whether it will run this job. If the appliance is a member of a cluster, you will see a list of the other appliances in the cluster, which you can also manage.
  • Select OK to save any changes, or Close to exit the Advanced Backup Schedules dialog box without saving any changes.