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Cloud Destinations Reference

Applies to:
  • CrashPlan for Home
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Use the Destinations > Cloud tab to manage your cloud storage destination, if applicable.


Destinations > Cloud screen

Item Description
a Cloud storage List of available online destinations, such as CrashPlan Central. You can back up to these destinations. Click a destination to view destination details.
b Progress bar indicates the status of current backup or time since last backup to this destination.
c Space quota Amount of space allocated for your backup archive on this computer.
d Space used Amount of space your archive has used on this computer.
e Compact Reclaims space in the backup archive by immediately applying file selection or retention policy changes (such as how many versions to keep and how long to keep deleted files). Click the Compact button to reclaim space sooner than specified with the “Maintain archives…” setting.
f Internet address The public IP address of the destination cloud storage.
g Connection status How long this computer has been connected to the cloud storage. If the computer is not currently connected, the Retry button appears.
h Remove Backup Archive

Discontinue using the selected destination as a backup destination.

WARNING: After you click this button and click Save, the backup archives on this destination will be removed.
i Undo Changes Click to set the features back to previous settings (same effect as cancel).
j Save Click to apply changes.