First you will log into the mydata portal 

From the dashboard follow the steps below:

Multiple System:

1)Scroll down to Backup Summary

2)Click Manage next to the system you wish to modify the  Device Settings. (Note: System must have status Connected)

3)Follow steps for Single System below moving forward. 

Single System:

1)Scroll down to the Device Settings section.

From here you can modify the following settings:

System Nickname

Provide a nickname for the system in the mydata portal to easier identify the system that is backing up. 

Days until Inactive

This can be configured for 1-30 days if the system does not backup new data or connect to the cloud in the period set an inactive email alert will be sent.

Enable Live Link

Allows you to grab files from your system live time even if they are not backed up (See Live Link FAQ)

Number of Versions

This is the number of version of a file we will keep. This can be set from 2-64 versions.

Min Delay Between Versions

This is the delay in hours that we will check for changes on the files to make a new version. This can be set from 1-24 hours.

CPU Throttling

Here you can configure CPU/Bandwidth Throttling if the you find slow downs on your computer. 

Disable backup while system is in use

Checking this option will disable the backup while the system is in use. If there is no activity for 60 seconds on the system the backups will resume.

Exclude from backup

Here you can add a global file type exclusion to the backup. 


Once you have completed making any changes to your Device Settings you can click Save to apply the changes.