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username and password for backup account

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I have 4 winxp pro machines on a local workgroup.
all have same workgroup name.
i want to automate the backups
i need a username and password that will run the job
how do I setup one acct to backup all computers?
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Hi mhalsey68,

As you're using a workgroup, you can't just create one account, but you will have to make an extra account on all computers with the same credentials (loginname + password)

Greetings,

LucF
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Glad to help ;-)
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