Queries backup files that you can restore.


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Request parameters

Parameter Type Required Example Description
Action String Yes DescribeBackupFiles

The operation that you want to perform. Set the value to DescribeBackupFiles.

Uuid String Yes 6d5b361f-958d-48a8-a9d2-d6e82c1a****

The UUID of the server to which an anti-ransomware policy is applied.

Path String No ""

The path to the backup file.

SnapshotHash String Yes a7f26223ef3974c6fac324cd37713ab65ab618859d20b4039192a5da44d77b63

The hash value of the backup file.

CurrentPage String Yes 1

The number of the page to return. Default value: 1.

PageSize String Yes 10

The number of entries to return on each page. Default value: 10.

Response parameters

Parameter Type Example Description
RequestId String 00A60A6D-33E0-5D5A-9B7C-E5D4DCA88148

The ID of the request, which is used to locate and troubleshoot issues.

PageInfo Object

The pagination information.

CurrentPage Integer 1

The page number of the returned page.

PageSize Integer 10

The number of entries returned per page. Default value: 10.

TotalCount Integer 69

The total number of backup files.

Count Integer 10

The number of backup files returned on the current page.

BackupFiles Array of BrowseFile

The details about the backup file.

Type String dir

The type of the protected file. Valid values:

  • file: files
  • dir: folders
Name String Group 1

The name of the policy.

Subtree String Python27\

The path to the subdirectory of the backup file.

Size Long 100

The size of the backup file. Unit: bytes.


Sample requests

&Common request parameters

Sample success responses

XML format

HTTP/1.1 200 OK

        <Name>Group 1</Name>

JSON format

HTTP/1.1 200 OK

  "RequestId" : "00A60A6D-33E0-5D5A-9B7C-E5D4DCA88148",
  "PageInfo" : {
    "CurrentPage" : 1,
    "PageSize" : 10,
    "TotalCount" : 69,
    "Count" : 10
  "BackupFiles" : [ {
    "Type" : "dir",
    "Name" : "Group 1",
    "Subtree" : "Python27\\",
    "Size" : 100
  } ]

Error codes

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