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NetVault 12.4 - Administration Guide for Managed Service Providers

Introduction Getting started Configuring clients Managing catalog search Configuring storage devices
About storage devices SAN considerations Quest DR Series systems Quest QoreStor NetVault SmartDisk EMC Data Domain Systems Snapshot Array Manager Virtual Tape Libraries Virtual standalone drives Shared Virtual Tape Libraries Physical tape devices Storage tiers
Backing up data Managing policies Restoring data Managing NetVault Backup dashboard Managing jobs Monitoring logs Managing storage devices
Role-based access to manage storage devices Monitoring device activity Managing disk-based storage devices in list view Managing disk-based storage devices in tree view Managing the Snapshot Array Manager Managing tape libraries in list view Managing tape libraries in tree view Managing tape drives in list view Managing tape drives in tree view Adding shared devices
Managing storage media Managing user and group accounts Managing Tenant Monitoring events and configuring notifications Reporting in NetVault Backup Working with client clusters Configuring default settings for NetVault Backup
About configuring default settings Configuring encryption settings Configuring plug-in options Configuring default settings for post-scripts Configuring default settings for Verify Plug-in Configuring Deployment Manager Settings Configuring Job Manager settings Configuring Logging Daemon settings Configuring Media Manager settings Configuring Network Manager settings Configuring Process Manager settings Configuring RAS device settings Configuring Schedule Manager settings Configuring Web Service settings Configuring Auditor Daemon settings Configuring firewall settings Configuring general settings Configuring security settings Synchronizing NetVault Time Configuring the reporting utility Configuring NetVault Backup WebUI default settings Configuring NetVault Backup to use a specific VSS provider Configuring default settings using Txtconfig
Diagnostic tracing Managing diagnostic data Using the deviceconfig utility NetVault Backup processes Environment variables Network ports used by NetVault Backup Troubleshooting
Common errors Safe Mode in NetVault Backup

Managing sets

This section includes the following topics:

Modifying a set

You can modify the data selections or various job options stored in an existing set. When saving the changes, you can choose to overwrite the set or save the selections to a new set.

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In the Set Type list, select the type of set that you want to modify.
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You can use the Search option to filter the table data and quickly find entries that contain the specified string in any column values. You can also include wildcards (“?” or “*”) in the search filter string.
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Click Save. In the Edit Set dialog box, click Save to overwrite the existing set. Alternatively, type a new name, and click Save to save the selections to a new set.

Copying a set

You can use the clone method to create a set from an existing set. After the set is cloned, you can change the data selections or various options stored in the set.

NetVault Backup lets you clone a set when creating or modifying a job. You can also use the Edit option on the Manage Sets page to perform this task.

To clone a set when creating a job: Access the Create Backup Job or Create Restore Job page, and click the Create New button corresponding to the type of set that you want to create.
To clone a set when editing a job: Access the Edit Backup Job or Edit Restore Job page, and click the Create New button corresponding to the type of set that you want to create.
To clone a set from the Manage Sets page: In the Navigation pane, click Manage Sets. In the Set Type list, select the type of set that you want to modify. In the list of available sets, select a set, and click Edit.
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In the Choose a set to load dialog box, select the set that you want to copy, and click Load.
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Click Save. In the Edit Set dialog box, type a name, and click Save to copy the selections to a new set.

Deleting a set

If a set is no longer required, you can remove it from the NetVault Database. You cannot delete a set if it is in use by an active job or a scheduled job.

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In the Set Type list, select the type of set that you want to delete.
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