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View EZ-Backup Policy Information

This article applies to: EZ-Backup


To display your Policy Information (how many versions EZ-Backup keeps on the server and for how long they are kept), you can check through the ADSM or TSM Backup client.

  1. Start the ADSM or TSM Backup client
  2. From the Utilities menu, select View Policy Information.
  3. In the scroll window,
    • To see how many versions exist on the EZ-Backup server if a file still exists on the workstation, check Versions Data Exists (for the STANDARD management class, default = 3 versions)
    • To see how many versions exist on the EZ-Backup server if is deleted from the workstation, check Versions Data Deleted (for the STANDARD management class, default = 1 version)
    • To see how long extra versions exist on the EZ-Backup server if a file still exists on the workstation, check Retain Extra Versions (for the STANDARD management class, default = 30 days)
    • To see how long extra versions exist on the EZ-Backup server if the file is deleted from the workstation, check Retain Only Version (for the STANDARD management class, default = 60 days)

For more information about Management Classes, see our article about EZ-Backup Version Info.

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