The Windows Server Backup Microsoft Management Console (MMC) snap-in contains the following wizards to help you schedule and create backups, and perform recoveries:
Certain pages and fields in these wizards have been updated for Windows Server 2008 R2.
To run backups and recoveries using Windows Server Backup, you must be a member of the Backup Operators or Administrators group, or you must have been delegated the appropriate authority.
You can perform the same backup and recovery tasks with the Wbadmin command that you can with the wizards in the Windows Server Backup snap-in. For information about this command, see the Command Reference (
- You can perform backup tasks with the Windows PowerShell cmdlets for Windows Server Backup. For more information, see Using Windows Server Backup Cmdlets.