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Editing a File Job

With you can create a backup job to manage file and directory backups on a server, useful for applications, configs and logs etc.

File Jobs Table#

Once you have created some file jobs, you can see everything from that same page, they will all display in an easy to use table. Allowing you to access quick information about each job. From this page you can manage all your current jobs.

The dashboard

By hovering over each job, you can get access to job actions, like disabling a job or editing one etc.

Job Status and Action Buttons#

You may disable a job and make it inactive, this does not delete the job it just turns it off, so no backups will be taken. This is useful if you want to keep a job configured and ready to go but need to turn it off for a while, either when performing maintenance or so you can disable a job and enable another if your current billing plan job limit has been reached.

The dashboard

Other Job Actions

  • You can delete the job by hovering over it in the table
  • By clicking "view backups" you can see the backup history for successful and failed jobs
  • You may edit a file backup job

Editing an Existing Job#

If you have read how to create a new file backup job, when editing a file job, you will be presented with the same modal, just navigate through the different steps and choose what you wish to edit and hit save again.

The dashboard

You can change any settings you like on an already existing job, you are free to totally change the job enough so its basically a new job, just make sure your settings reflect current selected settings for its new use if you completely change the job.