Add object lock enabled schedule policy

To add an object lock enabled schedule policy:

  1. On the PX-Backup clusters page, select Settings -> Schedule Policies.

  2. Select Add new.

  3. Enter the following fields in Add Policy window:

    • Policy Name: schedule policy name
    • Object Lock Policy: creates a locked schedule policy for a locked backup.
      NOTE: Selection of this option enables Auto delete after retention period option.
    • Auto delete after retention period: automates deletion of schedule policy after the retention period expiry.
    • Type: nature of the backup. This field includes:

    • Periodic: runs at fixed intervals of time defined in minutes and hours.

    • Daily: runs every day at a specified time. object lock enabled schedule policy

    NOTE: You cannot configure incremental count for incremental backups associated with object lock enabled schedule policies. PX-Backup takes the default incremental count as 5 for such incremental backups.
  4. Select Create.

    An object lock enabled schedule policy gets added with a lock icon.

    locked schedule policy with lock icon

Last edited: Friday, Jul 22, 2022