Browsing remote computers for installed
You can view the snapshot
providers that are installed on a remote computer before you run an
offhost backup for selected resources.
The Microsoft Volume
Shadow Copy Services (VSS) hardware or software provider that you
select when creating an offhost backup must also be installed on
the remote computer that you want to back up. If the snapshot
provider is not installed on the remote computer, the snapshots of
the volumes cannot be imported to the media server.
To browse remote computers for installed snapshot
On the navigation bar,
click the arrow next to Backup.
Click New Backup Job.
In the Properties pane,
under Source, click Selections.
In the backup selections pane, do the following in
the order listed:
Right-click the remote computer that contains the
volumes you want to back up.
Click List Snapshot
View the list of the
available snapshot providers on the remote computer.