Step 6. Choose Volumes to Back Up

The Volumes step of the wizard is available if at the Backup Mode step you have chosen to create a volume-level backup.

In the Objects to backup list, specify volumes that you want to include in the backup scope:

  1. In the text field, type a drive letter and click Add.

The drive letter must be specified in the following format: C:\

  1. Repeat step 1 for all volumes that you want to add to the backup scope.


  • When you include a system volume in the backup, Veeam backup agent automatically includes the System Reserved/UEFI or other system partitions in the backup too.
  • Veeam backup agent automatically adds to the list of exclusions the following Microsoft Windows objects for all computer users: temporary files folder, Recycle Bin, Microsoft Windows pagefile, hibernate file and VSS snapshot files from the System Volume Information folder.

Choose Volumes to Back Up

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