Datto Drive Local: Installing the Datto Drive desktop client

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This article describes how to install the Datto Drive Desktop Client.

Environment

  • Datto Drive Local

Description

Windows

1. Download the client to begin the installation.

2. Leave the default options selected to install all of the desktop client features.

Figure 1: Choose Components (click to enlarge)

3. Once installed, close the install wizard and proceed with configuring the client.

Figure 2: Install complete (click to enlarge)

Mac

1. Download the client to begin the installation here.

2. To begin the installation, open up/double click the archive downloaded (Should be a *.pkg file) which will open up the install wizard. 

Figure 3: Mac installer (click to enlarge)

3. Select where you'd like to have this application installed.

Figure 4: Installation type (click to enlarge)

4. If successful, you should return a screen similar to the image below :

Figure 5: Success (click to enlarge)

Linux:

1. Download the package for your Linux Distribution 

The URL used for your desktop client is the subdomain URL that you wish to sync to. (Ex. testaccount.dattodrive.com)

Figure 6: Connect to Datto Drive (click to install)


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