TIP How to Configure Email Notification for Windows Server Backup

Although it does not replace enterprise grade backups systems like Veeam or StorageCraft, Windows Server Backup works quite well for basic backup tasks. But it lacks any notification system on the progress of the backups. Here are two simple ways to set that up. First, this option uses the Event Viewer task:

Configure Email Notification for Windows Server Backup

And here is a more advanced and flexible approach using Powershell:

Email Notifications with Windows Server Backup

 

 

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