Minimum Permissions Needed for File System Archiving
Before installing the HubStor Connector Service (HCS), it is
recommended that you create a dedicated service account in your domain.
The HCS will run under this account, and will use it to access the file
system locations that you wish to apply archiving policies to.
Following are the minimum permissions required:
- Standard read permissions, and
- 'Write Attributes' permission as shown in the screenshot below. This
'Write Attributes' permission is required because HubStor suppresses
updating the Last Accessed time.
: When you install the HCS, you will need to provide the credentials for the service account.
What limitations exist for file archiving?
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What permissions does the service account of the Connector Service require for seamless stubbing?
If your Connector Service is configured with file connectors that will create seamless stubs, the service account of the Connector Service will need to have local machine admin rights on the target file servers where seamless stubs will be created.