hyper-v volume shadow copy automated backup

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im trying to find out how to use vss to automaticly backup the virtual computers to anouther server.
I have allready enabed the sceduale for shadow copys so i have one made every day. on the local machine I want to be able to take the shadow copy and automaticly move it over to anouther server via smb is this possiable?

any help will be appreceated.
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Use Windows Backup to do make a backup of the volumes that contain the VM's and include the C:\ volume.
Enabling shadow copies doesn't really give you access to the files, and if you lose the complete disk your shadow copies will be gone as well. So Windows Backup or another backup software is the way to go. Those programs will act as a VSS requestor for the Hyper-V VSS writer.

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