Backing Up Azure Files Content Groups


On this page

You can back up individual content groups or all content groups.


  1. From the navigation pane, go to Protect > Object storage.

    The Object storage page appears.

  2. In the Name column, click the object storage repository that contains the content groups that you want to back up.

    The object storage repository page appears.

  3. Click the content group that you want to back up.

    The content group page appears.

  4. To increase the number of streams for backups, under General, in the Number of data streams box, click Edit, and then enter the number of data streams.

  5. In the upper-right area of the page, click Back up.

    The Select Backup Level dialog box appears.

  6. Select the type of backup to run:

    • Full

    • Incremental

    • Synthetic full

Click OK.