Backup scheduling

You can inject the backup schedules using the strategies.

Key Parameter Control
Configuration.Schedule backup [set < set >] every < day >{,< otherDay >} at < time > for < duration > [limit bandwidth < size >] Scheduling backups

The parameters have the following roles and values :

Delayed triggering

Since Arx One Backup version 8.1 , scheduled backups can be triggered using a random delay. The default value is 15 minutes, which means that the backup will start 15 minutes maximum after the scheduled time. This maximum delay can be changed using a strategy as follow :

Key Parameter Control
Configuration.BackupRandomDelay < delay > Defines the maximum delay


You need to perform your backup from monday to friday from 12h30 to 13h30 with a bandwidth limit of 50 kB/s. Then you will backup friday night from 20h to 8h, without any bandwidth limit.

Resulting strategy :

Configuration.Schedule: backup every mon,tue,wed,thu,fri at 12:30 for 1 limit bandwidth 50 k
Configuration.Schedule: backup every fri at 20:00 for 12
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