Altaro Endpoint Backup includes 2 directories for backup by default:


%USERPROFILE%\Documents

and

%USERPROFILE%\Desktop



You may choose to add or remove directories to the include list as follows:


  1. Browse to Your Customers -> Manage Customer -> Backup Policies tab 
  2. Click Add Backup Policy or Edit backup Policy 
  3. Click Include Directory



You may define directories including either

  1. Full Directory Path
    Examples:
    • C:\MyCompanyData\ScannedDocuments
    • C:\MyCustomFolder

  2. Environment Variables
    Example:
    • %USERPROFILE%\Music
    • %APPDATA%\MyCompany\App


To view a list of valid environment variables and their values:

  1. Navigate to Control Panel -> System and Security -> System
  2. Click the "Advanced System Settings" link on the left. In the next dialog, you will see the Environment Variables button in the bottom of the Advanced tab. Click it
  3. The Environment Variables window will appear on the screen, here you can view their names and values