[SOLVED] Backup on a CIFS NAS share, in a subfolder

kenaddams42

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Hi,

I successfully configured a CIFS storage hosted on my Synology NAS server (some issues with SMB version, resolved now).

The share I use is my main Backup directory where all my backups are stored on the NAS (R-PI, server TGZ, etc).

Is there a way to require Proxmox to store all its backups in a subfolder named "Proxmox" ?

Thank you
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Moayad

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Is there a way to require Proxmox to store all its backups in a subfolder named "Proxmox" ?

Yes you can, just Create a Directory from Datacenter -> Storage -> Add Directory give him name and path then when you will make backup just select the folder that you created.
 
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Tommmii

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I don't get it...
1. create the CIFS storage type, let's say device NAS, share Data
2. create a Directory type ?? what would be the path for this Directory so that backups go into //NAS/Data/Backups ?
 
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