The Backup Account is a single account with LogMeIn containing a
number of PCs on which backups can be made.
The Backup Console is the software you use to manage and execute
All the PCs in one Backup Account make up a Backup
A Backup Set is a collection of
files and folders to be backed up as a group. The files in a Backup Set
can be backed up manually or according to a Backup Schedule. We use the term
both to refer to the group of files and to the definition of the group of
A predefined schedule assigned to a Backup Set
defining when the Backup Set is to be backed up. A Backup Set with no Backup
Schedule will only be saved when you explicitly request it.
A backup that takes place outside a schedule is
referred to as a Manual Backup.
A Source PC is a computer from which Backup Sets are
backed up to a Storage PC. A PC can be both a Source PC and a Storage
A storage location is a
folder on the local Storage PC to which Backup Sets from Source PCs can be
directed. Use storage locations to manage Backup Sets coming from various
A Storage PC is a computer in your Backup Account to
which Backup Sets can be saved. A PC can be both a Source PC and a Storage PC.
By default, every PC added to your account is a Storage PC.