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Move a Workstation between Sites

The following information outlines the expected behavior when moving a workstation from site A to site B.

Backup & Recovery enabled at the Device level

Workstation is independently managed (setting On not Use Parent).

Moving the workstation from Site A to Site B does not change the current Backup & Recovery settings regardless of the install mode (Documents or Professional).

Backup & Recovery enabled at the Global Policy level

Workstation is policy managed (setting Use Parent not On).

When moving the workstation from Site A to Site B, the workstation inherits the policy settings for Site B.

Workstation Policy


Site A

Site B




Workstation goes from Documents to Professional (no uninstall)



Workstations uninstalls Backup & Recovery Professional, installs Backup & Recovery Documents

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