How To Directly Backup Your Computer To Windows Home Server 2011

In a previous post I explained How To Configure Backup In Windows Home Server 2011 Vail. However, you can also directly backup your computer to Windows Home Server. In this post, I will tell you how to directly backup your connected computer to Windows Home Server 2011.

Open the Launchpad from the Start menu and login with your Windows Home Server account.

Start-Menu_thumb2_thumb2

Select Backup from the Launchpad.

Backup

This will provide you an option to start the backup process. Click Start Backup to proceed further.

Start Backup

You will be prompted to keep a name for the backup for identification purpose. Enter a description and hit OK.

Step 2

This will backup your computer to your Windows Home Server 2011 machine.Step 3

A confirmation message will appear when the backup process is successfully completed. You can use this backup to restore your system later on (if required).

Step 4

How To Add & Remove Roles In Windows Home Server 2011 To Get Additional Features

How To Connect A Computer (PC or Mac) To Windows Home Server 2011

Explanation Of New Features In Windows Home Server 2011 (Vail)

How To Install Windows Home Server 2011 (Vail)