Thursday, January 14, 2016

How to Access or Connect to DPM 2010 SQL

Current Operating System : Windows 2008 R2
Data Protection Version : DPM 2010

Here’s a simple step that I access to my DPM 2010 SQL.  I need to do a backup.


  • <Right-Click> on the SQL Server Management Studio
  • Select Run as administrator


  • In the Server Name column, key in as
    • .\msdpm2010


    • dpmservername\msdpm2010
      replace the dpmservername with your server that the DPM is installed on.


  • Expand the Databases, then navigate to DPMDB


  • <Right-Click> on the DPMDB – select Tasks – then select Back Up …


  • Click OK to backup the database
  • Default path is : C:\Program Files\Microsoft DPM\SQL\MSSQL10DPM\MSSQL\Backup

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