Microsoft DPM System State Backups Drive Letter Change

  1. Open File Explorer and go to “C:\Program Files\Microsoft Data Protection Manager\DPM\Datasources”
  2. Open PSDataSourceConfig.XML in notepad.exe
  3. Find the section for <FilesToProtect>  and immediately following this tag “[DriveLetter]:\WindowsImageBackup\”
  4. Change the drive letter as desired in the file.
  5. Save PSDataSourceConfig.XML
  6. Go to Microsoft DPM and initiate a consistency check for the system state backup during off hours.

Resources:

http://blogs.technet.com/b/dpm/archive/2013/05/16/dpm-and-system-state-backup-explained.aspx

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