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How to install Windows Server Backup

Summary: Follow the steps below to install Windows Server Backup using Windows PowerShell.

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     1. Type Start PowerShell in the Command Prompt window to start Windows PowerShell.

     2. Type Install-WindowsFeature Windows-Server-Backup and press Enter to install Windows Server Backup.

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Additional Information:

Additional information about Windows Server Backup can be found here

Windows Server Backup Windows PowerShell Cmdlets can be found here

Article Properties

Affected Product

Microsoft Windows 2012 Server, Microsoft Windows 2012 Server R2


Microsoft Windows Server 2016, Microsoft Windows Server 2019, Microsoft Windows Server 2022, Microsoft Windows 2008 Server R2, Microsoft Windows 2008 Server Service Pack 2, Microsoft Windows 2012 Server, Microsoft Windows 2012 Server R2

Last Published Date

02 Nov 2023



Article Type

How To