Settings and features backed up from a farm configuration (SharePoint Server 2010)
Applies to: SharePoint Server 2010
Topic Last Modified: 2010-09-01
This article describes the settings and features that are included in a backup of a server farm configuration. For more information about how to back up a farm configuration, see Back up a farm configuration in SharePoint Server 2010.
The following table lists the settings and features that are included in a backup of the configuration of a server farm, and the pages on the SharePoint Central Administration Web site where you can access these settings and features.
|Setting or feature||Description|
Managed account password settings
Outgoing e-mail settings
Solutions deployed to the farm (trusted solutions)
Solutions that are deployed to the farm.
InfoPath Forms Services
The list of user agents that are added to a farm.
Web application service
Settings that are shared by all content Web applications.
Sandboxed solutions service
Solution restrictions and load balancing settings.
Diagnostic logging settings
All diagnostic logging settings are backed up except the trace log location.
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