Computers & Backup

Computers and Backup icon

You can use the Computers & Backup tab on the Windows® Home Server Console to view the status of your home computers and to view and customize backups.

The following information appears for each computer on your Windows Home Server network:

  • Name

    Displays the name of the home computer.

  • Description

    The home computer description appears if this information has been typed into the System Properties for the home computer.

  • Operating System

    The operating system that the home computer is running.

  • Backup

    Indicates if Backup is on or off and if the computer has been backed up.

You can perform the following tasks for home computers:

View Backups

Backup Now

Configure Backup

Removing a Computer

Turn On Backups / Turn Off Backups

Cancel Backup

See Also


How does backup work?