why is there 2 "clear backup" options

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why is there 2 "clear backup" options

Post by pierrem »

I noticed that under "Advanced" options, you can run an action before the backup runs to "Clear backup".

I also noticed this possibility under the "Scheduler/What" option called "Clear backup before run". Why is this option also in the scheduler? Does this option in the scheduler overrides the option in the Advanced section? I find it confusing. So to be sure I'm doing both!!!

Please clarify.


Adrian (Softland)
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Re: why is there 2 "clear backup" options

Post by Adrian (Softland) »


There are cases when that option is selected to be used only for specific scheduled tasks.

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