Install the Connector software
Published: April 26, 2010
Updated: March 30, 2011
Applies To: Windows Home Server 2011
The Windows Home Server 2011 Connector software is installed when you connect your computer to the server using the Connect a Computer to the Server wizard. You can launch this wizard by typing http://<ServerName>/connect in the address bar of your web browser (where <ServerName> is the name of your server).
Connects your home computer to Windows Home Server 2011.
Automatically backs up your home computer nightly (if you configure the home server to backup your home computers).
Monitors the health of your home computer.
Enables you to configure and remotely administer Windows Home Server 2011 from your home computer.
For step-by-step instructions about connecting your computer to the Windows Home Server 2011 server, see How do I connect computers to the server?. For additional information about connecting your home computer to the home server, see Connect Computers to the Server.