You can schedule your View configuration data to be backed up at regular intervals. View backs up the contents of the View LDAP repository in which your View Connection Server instances store their configuration data.

You can back up the configuration immediately by selecting the View Connection Server instance and clicking Backup Now.


Familiarize yourself with the backup settings. See View Configuration Backup Settings.


  1. In View Administrator, select View Configuration > Servers.
  2. On the Connection Servers tab, select the View Connection Server instance to be backed up and click Edit.
  3. On the Backup tab, specify the View configuration backup settings to configure the backup frequency, maximum number of backups, and the folder location of the backup files.
  4. (Optional) Change the data recovery password.
    1. Click Change data recovery password.
    2. Type and retype the new password.
    3. (Optional) Type a password reminder.
    4. Click OK.
  5. Click OK.