How to Schedule the Disaster Recovery Backup Job of Genie Backup Manager

Open your Windows Task Scheduler. (Control Panel → Administrative Tools → Task Scheduler) From the left side panel of the Windows Task Scheduler, click Task Scheduler library. From the right side panel of the Windows Task Scheduler, click Create Task. The Create Task wizard will be shown, and you will need to fill it as follows: […]

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How to Rotate Backups Using Advanced Scheduling

Rotating backup types is recommended for a more reliable backup solution. The following examples will demonstrate how to perform this practice easily Using the Advanced Schedule of Genie Backup Manager (GBM).   Example 1 Perform full backups on the first Sunday of the month and differential backups weekly on Fridays: In the Advanced Schedule view, […]

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How to Schedule a Genie Backup Manager Backup Job Manually

Open your Windows Task Scheduler. (Control Panel → Administrative Tools → Task Scheduler) From the left side panel of the Windows Task Scheduler, click Task Scheduler library. From the right side panel of the Windows Task Scheduler, click Create Task. The Create Task wizard will be shown, and you will need to fill it as follows: […]

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Scheduling Backup Troubleshooting

Genie Backup Manager (GBM) uses Windows Task Scheduler to run the scheduled  backup jobs. However, under certain circumstances, Windows fails to run the scheduled tasks. Here are steps to troubleshoot scheduling issues. – Run the backup job manually from GBM Sometimes, the problem may be in the backup job itself. So, open your GBM software […]

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