Agent - Weekly Backup Report


1. Background

The Weekly Backup Report is an emailed report that gives you a summary of an agent's backups for the week.

It contains the following:

  • Number of scheduled and successful backups
  • Screenshot statistics
  • The latest screenshot
  • Time and date of the latest replication to the Cloud (offsite)
  • The amount of storage that this agent is using on the device this week
  • The amount of storage that this agent used on the device last week
  • Tech Support Information, including Serial, Model, and the time the report was generated.

2. Procedure

To receive a weekly backup report for an agent, follow these steps:

  1. Open up web interface for the Datto appliance.
  2. Click on the Protect tab.
  3. Find the agent that you wish to configure.
  4. Click Configure Agent Settings for that protected machine.
  5. Go to the Reporting & Alerting section, and scroll to the Weekly Backup Report options, as shown in Figure 1.
  6. Enter the email address(es) to which you want the report to be sent. Separate multiple emails with commas.
  7. Click Apply to apply this setting to current agent. Click Apply to All to apply this to all agents on the device. Click Send a Test Email to get a sample backup report.

    Figure 1 - Weekly Backup Report Setup

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