How do I add Cloud Backup to my computer?

This FAQ will show you how to configure Cloud Backup on the machine you wish to back up.

The below instructions will show you how to add the machine you want to backup on to your package allowing you to set up your initial backup.


  • Step 1 of 7

    Using the machine you wish to backup, login to your 123 Reg control panel and click on the Manage link under the Cloud Backup package found in the security section.

  • Step 2 of 7

    Click on the Activate button, you will now need to enter a password which will be used as part of the installation process for your Cloud Backup. Once entered click on the confirm button.

    Please note: The password you enter must contain at least one capital letter, one number and a minimum of 6 characters.

  • Step 3 of 7

    Click on the Login button.

  • Step 4 of 7

    In the Resources tab on the left hand side of the screen, open the All Machines tab. You will see a button called Add Machine. Click this button to begin the backup process.

  • Step 5 of 7

    This will open the Add Machine package, which will allow you to select the install you wish to use. So simply select the install agent that matches the machine you are using. So, for a Windows machine, select the Agent for Windows, or for a Mac, select the Agent for Mac.

  • Step 6 of 7

    This will open up your file manager, so that you can save the install agent.

  • Step 7 of 7

    Open the file and run the Agent, allowing you to install the file on your machine. Once you have installed the Agent on your machine, you can set up your first backup.

Please note: You will need the username and password created at activation to complete your installation.