ALERT: Datto Drive Cloud service is no longer available. For more information, see our end-of-life article. If you'd like to migrate your data to Datto Workplace, see our migration guide.

How do I set up Datto SaaS Protection 2.0 for O365 in Canada, EMEA and APAC?



How do I get started with Datto SaaS Protection 2.0 for Office 365 in Canada, EMEA and APAC?


  • Datto SaaS Protection 2.0 for Office 365


Purchasing Datto SaaS Protection 2.0 for Office 365

1. In the Datto Partner Portal, click the Purchasing and Billing tab, then choose Store from the drop-down menu.

Figure 1: The Datto Partner Portal (click to enlarge)

2. Select SaaS Protection.

Figure 2: The Datto Store (click to enlarge)

3. Click O365 in the Saas Protection pane, then review the per-seat pricing. When finished, click the Sign up for Office 365 Backup button.

Figure 3: Per-seat pricing (click to enlarge)

4. On the confirmation page, click the Purchase New SaaS Protection O365 Account button. 

Figure 4: Datto SaaS Protection purchase confirmation page (click to enlarge)

5. Enter your organization's name, then click the Continue to Onboarding button to begin your account setup.

Figure 5: Continue to Onboarding (click to enlarge)

Setting up Datto SaaS Protection 2.0 for Office 365

1. Sign into your Microsoft account, then accept Microsoft's permission request. Make sure you are entering global admin user credentials in your client's O365 environment. For authentication purposes, make sure there is an assigned exchange license.

Figure 6: Sign into Microsoft (click to enlarge

9. Select Continue to proceed with the Onboarding Wizard.

Figure 7: The onboarding Wizard (click to enlarge)

10. Choose the appropriate storage location.

Figure 8: Select storage region (click to enlarge)

11. Begin adding users to the backup.

Figure 9: The Datto SaaS Protection 2.0 for O365 Seat Management screen (click to enlarge)


Was this article helpful?

2 out of 2 found this helpful

You must sign in before voting on this article.

Want to talk about it? Have a feature request?

Head on over to our Community Forum or get live help.