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Metalogix Essentials for Office 365 2.3 - Advanced Installation Guide

Creating a OneDrive for Business Backup

Metalogix Backup supports the ability to create a backup of any single OneDrive for Business or all OneDrives across your Office 365 tenant (when licensed).

To create a backup for OneDrive for Business sites in your Office 365 tenant:

1.Press the "To Local Storage" or the "To Cloud Storage" button located in the ribbon. This will generate the Backup Properties screen.
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2.Enter a project name for your Backup, this name will be displayed in the Backup Navigator.
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3.Under the Connection section of the wizard, select "OneDrive for Business" as your Service type.
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4.Enter your Global Administrator username and click the Connect button.
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5.When prompted, enter your Global Administrator password and click Connect.

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NOTE:

·To backup all OneDrive for Business sites you will need to enter your Office 365 Global Administrator login and password.

·If creating a backup of a Single OneDrive for Business Site, the account used to create the backup must already have at least Designer permissions to the OneDrive being backed up.

6.You can choose to "Include all OneDrive for Business Sites", which will create a backup of all of your OneDrive for Business Sites, or you can select to specify which OneDrive for Business sites you wish to backup by either loading a list from a CSV file (by clicking Load from CSV), or selecting from a list provided by clicking Select from Office 365.
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7.Choose your desired Backup, Retention, and Location options (Note: a location must be specified in order to continue) and click Finish to begin. For more information about the Backup and Retention options available see the Creating a Full Backup section, for information on how to connect to Cloud storage, see the Connecting to Cloud Storage section.
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