Online Documentation for SQL Backup for SQL Server

Authorization settings

Some cloud services, such as Google Drive and Dropbox require Web authorization. Use this step to set authorization parameters.


Options - Cloud connections - Wizard - Auth


Authorization type

Select the type of authorization to access the cloud account.

RadioButton Online authorization is used to get authorization information by Web. Click the Get authorization info button to log in to the cloud account and confirm the access for EMS SQL Backup application in the opened browser window. If the operation has been successful, the corresponding message will be displayed.  Access code will be saved in the program and alert next to Next button will disappear. Use this type of authorization if access to the selected cloud account hasn't been set up with EMS SQL Backup before.

RadioButton Authorization from file is used when file authorization type was selected.  Please set the path to the file in the field or use the EllipsisButton ellipsis button to select it.

RadioButton Manual authorization is used if you have required info for manual authorization. Copy the access code to the field.


Copy authorization info is used to copy authorization code if Online authorization type was used. You can choose either To clipboard dropdown item to save it to Clipboard, or To file item to save it to a file.