In addition to backups triggered by schedule, you can manually trigger a backup.

Prerequisites

You must have already configured the backup parameters as described in Schedule Cloud Foundation Configuration Backups in SDDC Manager.

Procedure

  1. In the SDDC Manager Dashboard, navigate to Settings > Configuration Backup.

    The Configuration Backup page displays.

  2. Click History.
  3. Click Backup Now at the top of page.

Results

The backup is triggered. When finished, the record of the backup appears in the list of backups on the same page.