You can change the backup
destination for your recovery points and move your existing
recovery points to a new location. For example, suppose you install
an external hard drive for storing your backup data. You can then
change the backup destination for one or more backups to the new
When you select a new
location, you can also choose to move the existing recovery points
to the new destination. All future recovery points for the backups
that you select are created at the new location.
want to move your backup destination to a new internal or external
hard drive, make sure the drive is properly installed or connected
before you proceed.
To move your backup destination
On the Tools page, click
In the Manage Backup
Destination window, in the Drives list, select the drive that
contains the backup destination that you want to move.
In the Move Backup
Destination dialog box, do one of the following:
In the New backup destination box, type the path to
the new backup destination.
to locate and select a new backup destination, and then click
Select the defined backups
that should use the new backup destination.
Deselect the defined
backups that you do not want to move.
Select Save as default backup destination if you
want to use this destination as the default backup destination for
any new backups that you define in the future.
To move existing recovery
points to the new backup destination, select Move recovery points, and then do one of
Select Move the latest
recovery points for each backup and delete the rest.
Select Move all
recovery points to the new destination.
If you have file and folder
backup data that you want to move to the new backup destination,
click Move file backup
The Move File Backup Data
option is not available if no file and folder backup data is found
at the original backup destination.