What makes a Client a “Laptop Client”?

Article ID: MOB0001 What makes a Client a “Laptop Client”?

Question

What makes a Client a “Laptop Client”?

Answer

There is no visual indication in the CommCell Console of a client's  status as a "Laptop Client" - other than its inclusion in a Client Computer Group with a rule of "Client" equal to "Laptop Client" and its ability to use Automatic Backup Scheduling.

Clients become "Laptop Clients" by

1. Selecting the Configure for Laptop Backup option presented during installation of the File System Agent.

2. Running qscript enableLaptopBackup with first parameter set to 'ON'. 

Example:  qoperation execscript -sn enableLaptopBackup -si 'ON' -si ''