Installation Guide - Zerofail Backups Pro - Windows Print
System Requirement

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Get Started
  1. Download the setup file above and run it

  2. Follow the instructions on the installation wizard to complete installation

  3. When finished, a new icon will be installed to the system tray (near the clock) automatically and Zerofail Online Backups will be launched automatically.

  4. If you are using a proxy server to access the internet, please fill in the [Proxy setting] section and press the [Next] button.

  5. If you don't have a backup account, register a trial user by the following steps

    1. Enter the [Login Name], [Password] and [Confirm Password] of your choice
    2. Enter your [Email] in the text field provided
    3. Press the [Submit] button
    4. You should now be logged onto the backup server already (if the [Login Name] of your choice is already taken by another user, try a different login name)
  6. If you have a backup account already, select [already a user?] and logon to the server with your existing username and password.

  7. If this is your first time logging into the server, you will be guided to create a backup set

    1. Enter a backup set name of your choice in the [Name] field, choose the type of backup set in the [Type] field and then press [Next] button.
    2. Select the files that you want to backup and press the [Next] button.
    3. Press the [properties] button to review or make changes to the default backup schedule setting and then press the [Next] button. (please note that you can add multiple backup schedules to a backup set by pressing the [Add] button and please select the "Run scheduled backup on this computer" checkbox if you would like to run Continuous Data Protection (CDP)).
    4. Press the [OK] button to complete the configuration of backup set

    Scheduled backup will run automatically if you leave your computer on.

  8. To run a backup immediately,

    1. Click [Backup] button on the left panel, select the backup set and press [OK] button.
  9. Setup completed.

  10. To restore your files, please do the following steps

    1. Click [Restore] button on the left panel
    2. Select the backup set containing the files you want to restore and then press [Next] button.
    3. Select all files that you want to restore using the file explorer on the right panel.
    4. If you want to restore your files to a folder other than the original folder, please make changes to the [Restore files to] section.
    5. Press the [Start Restore] button.

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