Starting Backup Jobs

In this article

    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