You can create folders in which to organize protection groups.

Organizing protection groups into folders is useful if you have many protection groups. You can limit the access to protection groups by placing them in folders and assigning different permissions to the folders for different users or groups. For information about how to assign permissions to folders, see Assign Site Recovery Manager Roles and Permissions.


  1. On the Site Recovery home tab, select a site pair, and click View Details.
  2. Click the Protection Groups tab, and in the left pane right-click Protection Groups, and click New Folder.
  3. Enter a name for new folder, and click Add.
  4. Add new or existing protection groups to the folder.
    Option Description
    Create a new protection group Right-click the folder and select New Protection Group.
    Add an existing protection group Right-click a protection group from the inventory tree and select Move. Select a target folder and click Move.