Setup file history backups of domain laptops using Group Policy

Please provide me with instructions on how to setup file history backups of domain laptop files using Server 2016 Group Policy.
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Peter HutchisonSenior Network Systems SpecialistCommented:
There is only one policy for this:
1. Open GPMC
2. Expand Computer configuration, Policies, Administrative  Templates, Windows Components, File History
3. Change policy 'Turn off File History' from Not configured to Disabled.

The user will need an external drive available to allow file history to be backed up onto.
This drive may different for each machine, so these setting will need to configured locally.

Additional settings in registry:

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IT GuyNetwork EngineerAuthor Commented:

Is there any way of setting this up so the backups will be saved on a network share instead of a local hard drive?
Peter HutchisonSenior Network Systems SpecialistCommented:
You may be better off with proper backup program than File History? I use Retrospec Professional for Windows myself, but there plenty of other to choose from.
Peter HutchisonSenior Network Systems SpecialistCommented:
Yes, it is possible to setup a network share as a backup see 'Advanced settings' in File History and 'Select a Network Location'. Then you can specify a share, such as a NAS drive to backup onto. I do not know where in registry this is set.
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