Automatic file selection settings for configuration file

There are two advanced settings that may be configured for the Automatic file selection feature in the Backup Manager, which should be set or changed in the config.ini file.

Details on the file location of the configuration file can be found at: Updating configuration file

Section Parameter Definition Supported values
[General] AutomaticFileSelectionExaminingPeriodicity This is how often your system is scanned for new files that can be suggested for automatic selection. Number (in seconds). Default value – 604800 (equals 7 days).
[General] AutomaticFileSelectionDirectoriesMaxDepth This is the maximum directory depth for scanning. Number. The default value is 0 (no limit). Usually values from 3 to 7 are most appropriate, however this largely depends on your directory structure. For example, if you set the value to 5, the Backup Manager will not look deeper than the following subdirectory: C:\Users\Admin\Documents\For_publishing\.