To backup Spire data click on the tray icon on the server. It may be on the task bar or the user may have to click the little ‘up arrow’ on the tray to see the hidden icons.

When the company list comes up double click on the one to set a snapshot for.


  • Never -Do not create a snapshot.
  • Hourly – Create snapshot very hour.
  • Daily – Create a snapshot every day.
  • Weekly – Create a snapshot every week.
  • Monthly – Create a snapshot every month.

Next Snapshot – The date/time for the next snapshot.
#Snapshots to Keep – How many snapshots to store.

The snapshots will be stored in C:\Programdata\Spire\Snapshots

Make sure to backup the complete contents of C:\Programdata\Spire. That way the custom reports will also be included.

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