Tag: Backup Directory


How to Change the Default Backup Directory

When you install a SQL Server instance you have the opportunity to identify the default location for your instance database backups.  If you don’t change the default location for your installation your default backups location will be “C:Program FilesMicrosoft SQL ServerMSSQL13.MSSQLSERVERMSSQLBackup”  (default location for a SQL Server 2016 installation).   Overtime you might decide you want …