Disk (HDD) Space Monitoring

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This option defines Source properties for a hard disk drive (HDD) which is being monitored for free or occupied disk space.




Root folder

This is a letter assigned to a logical HDD followed by a colon or a folder path. An actual ('physical') HDD may be divided into various logical ('virtual') HDDs. If so divided, to monitor the entire actual HDD you need to create several tasks. The letter is not case sensitive.


Example: C: or X: or C:Data

Connect through
'--': you connect to a Root folder directly.


'Remote account': access to a Root folder requires a remote computer address, username, and password. Please read below how to select, access, and configure your account on a remote computer.
Account name

If you connect to a root folder located on a remote computer, here you may select your pre-configured remote account. If there is none, or you need to create a new one, access remote account properties as described below.

Account properties

Click the 'Edit' button to access the Remote Accounts manager where you can create and configure your remote accounts. Detailed information about this can be found here.

Monitoring parameter

HDD space which is being monitored by AnyFileBackup:


Free space: when free space in a Root folder is less than the specified amount, AnyFilebackup will execute specified actions.


Occupied space: when occupied space in a Root folder exceeds the specified amount, AnyFilebackup will execute specified actions.

Amount of disk space Megabytes (a round figure without decile) those fluctuations may trigger specified actions (as described above).





This is a custom name that will be displayed in the Task Scenario instead of the default title. Press the 'Apply' button for changes to take effect.

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