View backup history

Applies To: Windows Small Business Server 2011 Standard


You must be a network administrator to complete this procedure.

To view backup history

  1. Open the Windows SBS Console.

  2. On the navigation bar, click Backup and Server Storage.

    The list view displays the servers and client computers that are connected to your network.

  3. Right-click the server for which you want to view backup history, and then click View backup history. The Backup History dialog appears and displays a list of previous backups.

  4. To view the details for a listed backup, click the backup to select it.


If an error appears in the Backup History, open Event Viewer, and then navigate to the Backup section to review details about the error.