System Administration Guide
Chapter 3, Backing up filesystems

Setting the default backup device

Setting the default backup device

In the Backup Manager, select Defaults from the Options menu, then select Device. Select the ``Media Device'', then click on OK.

NOTE: To add a device that is not listed, see ``Setting the default media values''.

This sets the media device that appears whenever you:

This is useful, for example, if you want to run all of your scheduled backups on the cartridge tape drive.

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