We have identified an issue with the 2.0.9 version of the Datto Windows Agent. An auto-upgrade hotfix is available. Further information is available at the Datto Service Status page.

How Do I Configure Office 365 Group E-Mails to Back Up in Backupify/Datto SaaS Protection 2.0 for Office 365?



How do I configure Office 365 group e-mails to back up in Backupify/Datto SaaS Protection 2.0 for Office 365?


  • Datto SaaS Protection 2.0 for Office 365
  • Backupify 2.0 for Office 365


1. Log into the Microsoft Admin console and select Groups.

Figure 1: The Microsoft Admin console (click to enlarge)

2. Click the group you are configuring.

Figure 2: The Microsoft Groups page (click to enlarge)

3. Click Edit in the pop-up panel.

Figure 3: The Microsoft Groups page (click to enlarge)

4. Click the toggle to send copies of group conversations and events to group members' inboxes.

Figure 4: The group send toggle (click to enlarge)

5. Click Save.


  • This procedure will not back up the group. It will push all group emails to individual users inboxes, at which point Backupify Support can back it up via standard exchange backup.
  • The group files are stored on a SharePoint site exactly like a team site and must be added to our platform in the same manner as team site URLs.

Was this article helpful?

0 out of 0 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 Datto Community Forum or the Datto Community Online.

For more Business Management resources, see the Datto RMM Online Help and the Autotask PSA Online Help .

Still have questions? Get live help.

Datto Homepage