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Reports and notifications for Windows instant recovery

You can receive several Windows instant recovery reports and notifications, either automatically based on system processing or by request:

If you checked the box next to E-Mail the virtual failover client recovery verification report on the Add Virtual Failover Client window when you set up your virtual failover client, you receive a daily report with a screen shot of the client’s login screen in audit mode. This is a test to verify that the virtual failover client (VFC) is ready if you need it. See Automated audits for a virtual failover client for more information.

Note:  Verification reports are supported only for virtual failover clients running on a Recovery Series appliance (backup system or replication target) or Hyper-V server. VFCs running on an ESX server must be audited manually. See Manually auditing a virtual failover client.

You can configure email notifications in the Unitrends system to receive reports and notices generated by the system. See About configuring notifications for more information.
Once a VFC is created, every backup that is performed to protect the original Windows client is restored to the VFC. Go to Reports > Windows Virtual Restores Report to see a report about the status of the restore jobs performed to the VFC.
If the VFC is running on a Recovery Series appliance and has been in Audit mode or Live mode for more than 14 days, a daily email is sent to emphasize the importance of recovering the original Windows system at the earliest possible time. (For a VFC created on an external hypervisor, this is alert is not used because the VFC has no impact on appliance resources.)
If the original Windows client disk configuration changes, the VFC is disabled and an alert is generated. At this point, you should delete the VFC and create a new one with the updated disk configuration.