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Online Backup Advanced rules and space calculation
I'm using Norton Online Backup version 2. I have a couple questions about advanced rules:
It looks like the calculation of space required for the next backup does not account for folders I have excluded from the backup using advanced rules. For example, I have a total of 54 GB of data, but I created a rule that excludes a 37 GB folder from the backup. Since I'm starting with no files currently backed up, shouldn't NOBU's space calculation tell me I need about 54GB - 37GB = 17GB of storage space? It seems the space calculation pays no attention to the excluded folder -- it tells me I need 54 GB of space. Is this the way NOBU is supposed to work, or am I missing something?
Also, is it possible using advanced rules to exclude a folder and then re-include some of the folder's subfolders? For example, I want to exclude Folder1 and all of its dozens of subfolders. But I want to override that exclusion and include Folder1/SubfolderA and Folder1/SubfolderB in the backup. Will I get that result if I create a rule to exclude Folder1 and additional rules to include Folder1/SubfolderA and Folder1/SubfolderB?