Starting Backup Jobs

You can start a backup job with the specified ID.

Request

POST https://<hostname>:4443/v6/Jobs/{jobId}/start

Request Headers

The request header must contain an authorization token of the current session.

Request Parameters

The following parameter must be specified in the URL of the request:

Parameter

Type

Description

jobId

string

Specifies the identification number of the backup job. For more information on how to get this parameter, see Getting Backup Jobs.

Request Body

The request body must contain the following properties:

Property

Type

Description

full

boolean

If set to true, indicates that the job will create an active full backup.

Response

The server returns the following response to the client.

Response Codes

A successfully completed operation returns a response code 204 No Content.

Response Headers

The response to this request contains the following headers. The response may also include additional standard HTTPS headers.

Header

Description

Content-length

The length of the response body.

Content-type

The media type and syntax of the response body message: application/json; charset=utf-8

Response Body

None.

Example

The example shows how to start an active full backup.

Request:

POST https://abc.tech.local:4443/v6/Jobs/50f5eff0-9575-451d-8712-ed6439be9b34/start

 

Request Header:

Authorization: Bearer <Access-Token>

 

Request Body:

{

 "full": true

}

 

Response:

204 No Content