Getting started with the HFS Spectrum Protect backup service

Thank you for showing an interest in the HFS Spectrum Protect backup service provided to Oxford University Staff, senior members and postgraduates.

Below are the steps required to get you started and ensure your system is set up to perform regular successful backups.

  1. Register for the HFS backup service.
  2. Download and install the software.
  3. Run an initial manual backup.
  4. Prepare for scheduled backups.

You should now have completed all the steps required to make use of the HFS backup services.  It should be possible to resolve any issues encountered from now on by using the HFS help and support pages.

By using the HFS backup service you are agreeing to our Acceptable Use Guidelines.

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