Change the installed backup account

Using Windows

1. Stop the service

Stop the service "Arx One Backup" via the services console (services.msc from the start menu).

2. Modify the preferences

Edit the C:\ProgramData\ArxOne\ArxOne.Preferences.xml file and replace the name of the installed account with the one you want to use in the tag in the Account tag (< Account> account </ Account>).

Then rename the file C:\ProgramData\ArxOne\ArxOne.Preferences.Account.xml (where account is the name of the account installed) to change the name of the account to the one you want, then edit it.

In the "Configuration" tag, rename the ProtectedPassword to Password. Replace the contents of this Password property with the unencrypted password of the target account. When the service is restarted, the password will be encrypted again.

3.Modify the Backup Tasks

Start the Windows Task Scheduler.

Edit the task (s) "Arx One Backup". Modify the actions of the task and change the name of the account in the arguments of the program to be executed (--account=account --selection-sets=['']).

4. Restart the service

Start the service "Arx One Backup", via the system services console (services.msc from the start menu).

Using Linux

1. Stop the service

In the terminal, type: service arxone-backup stop

2. Modify the preferences

Edit the /usr/share/arxone/ArxOne.Preferences.xml file and replace the name of the installed account with the one you want to use in the tag in the Account tag (< Account> account </ Account>).

Then rename the file /usr/share/arxone/ArxOne.Preferences.Account.xml (where account is the name of the account installed) to change the name of the account to the one you want, then edit it.

In the "Configuration" tag, rename the ProtectedPassword to Password. Replace the contents of this Password property with the unencrypted password of the target account. When the service is restarted, the password will be encrypted again.

3. Modify the Backup Tasks

Go to the directory containing the tasks: cd /etc/cron.d

Rename tasks with the correct account name (Arx One Backup-_account_ or Arx One Backup-_account_-_tasknumber)

Edit the tasks and change the account name each time you see the "--account=" parameter

4. Restart the service

In the terminal, type: service arxone-backup start

Using Synology's DSM

1. Stop the service

Within the NAS package center, go to the installed package and stop Arx One Backup.

2. Modify the preferences

Enable the SSH service from the NAS control panel.

Using a SSH client, edit the /usr/local/etc/arxone/ArxOne.Preferences.xml file and replace the name of the installed account with the one you want to use in the tag in the Account tag (< Account> account </ Account>).

Then rename the file /usr/local/etc/arxone/ArxOne.Preferences.Account.xml (where account is the name of the account installed) to change the name of the account to the one you want, then edit it.

In the "Configuration" tag, rename the ProtectedPassword to Password. Replace the contents of this Password property with the unencrypted password of the target account. When the service is restarted, the password will be encrypted again.

Don't forget to disable the SSH service if you no longer need it.

3. Modify the Backup Tasks

Open the task manager from the DSM interface.

Select the "Arx One Backup" tasks and then click on the "Modify" button.

Within the task's parameter tab, modify the "Execute task" field's content. Change the account name in the command line parameters (--account=Account).

Commit the changes.

4. Restart the service

Démarrez le service "Arx One Backup", via le centre de paquets du NAS.

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