Syntax for File Selection Filter Logic
Below is our file selection filter logic. You can view the file selection filter logic of a backup set by going into Action>View File Selection Filter.
+ - This means to include
- - This means to exclude
* - This means wildcard
/r - This means include subdirectories
/DA - Means modified by archive bit
/DD - Means modified since beginning of day
/DW - Means modified since beginning of week
/DM - Means modified since beginning of month
/DN# - Means modified since # of days ago, where # = some whole number for instance /DN12 would be files modified in the last 12 days.
/DN-# - Means modified # of days ago, where # = some whole number for instance /DN-12 would be files modified 12 days ago.
For instance +C:\* /R would mean all files and folders on the C: partition, whereas, -C:\* /R would mean to exclude all files and folders on the C: partition.