How to Change Backup Folder Names

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Re: How to Change Backup Folder Names

Post by cobian » Wed Nov 06, 2019 7:28 pm

If using full paths, the whole information about the backed up files is saved. For example

E:\test\text.txt will be saved in the archive as e\test\test.txt (if I recall it correctly)

if using VSC then e will be substituted by

GLOBALROOT\Device\HarddiskVolumeShadowCopy1\test\test.txt", which is the actual position of the file that is being backing up.

I really don't remember but I think this only happens when compressing, not with uncompressed backups.
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Re: How to Change Backup Folder Names

Post by Nemv9 » Thu Nov 07, 2019 5:14 pm

Thanks for replying.

I saw your post about not maintaining anymore so I guess that's that for now!

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