Get Started with Branding

Once you start working with multiple rebranding, you always have a base branding. This is the default layout of the Backup Agent with the minimum settings available for editing.

To view and edit the base branding settings, proceed as follows:

  1. Open the Management Console.
  2. In the Settings menu, select Branding.

  1. Click Base Branding.

The following fields are available for editing:

  • Vendor Name. The MSP provider name
  • Product Name. The name that is used for Backup Agent (for example, MyCompany Backup Service).
  1. Once you are done with editing, click Save.

The Backup Agent for your companies will be updated automatically.

Advanced Branding

If you used the Advanced rebranding feature before, your settings are now stored in the Advanced branding. To view or to edit these settings, proceed as follows:

  1. Open the Management Console.
  2. In the Settings menu, select Branding.

  1. Click Advanced Rebranding.

  1. Make the required changes to the Advanced Rebranding settings.
  2. On the General tab, the following options are available:
  • Brand Name. The displayed name of the brand in Management Console
  • Vendor Name. The MSP provider name
  • Product Name. The name that is used for Backup Agent (for example, MyCompany Online Backup)
  • Contact email. An email address for notifications and updates
  • Copyright text. Your legal notes
  • Default Language. The GUI interface language of the rebranded Backup Agent.
  1. Once you are done, click Save.

To Edit the Company List for the Brand

  1. Switch to the Companies tab, then edit companies the brand will be applied to.

The following options are available:

  • Apply to All –°ompanies. Select this option if you intend to apply the brand to all companies on your list.
  • Apply to Selected Companies. Select this option to apply the new brand only for specific companies from your list. To edit the list of companies, click Edit.
  1. Once you are done, click Save.

Edit Graphics

To Edit Graphics for the Brand

  1. Switch to the Branding Images tab.

  1. In the left menu, select sequentially the graphical elements to edit. To upload a new image, navigate the cursor to the position of the graphical element, then click Upload A File Here.

To view the image requirements, see the table below.

GUI Element File Format Image Size (pixels) File Size
Installer Left Panel BMP 164x314 500 Kb
Backup / Restore Wizard: Left Image PNG 167x475 500 Kb
Backup / Restore Wizard: Banner Image PNG 141x72 140 Kb
Icons: System Tray Icon ICO 16x16 100 Kb
Icons: Main Icon ICO 8, 16 or 32 bit 16x16; 32x32 48x48
Dialogs PNG 413x77 500 Kb
Splash Screen BMP 164 x 314 500 Kb

Once you modified all graphical elements for the brand, click Save.

Note that once you edited the brand settings for Backup Agent for Windows, they will be applied immediately except for main and system tray icons. To update icons, restart your computer. Alternatively, you can reinstall the rebranded Backup Agent without restarting the computer

When you apply the branding settings for a Backup Agent for Linux and macOS, note that the settings are applied differently than for Backup Agent for Windows. Namely: that once you edited the brand settings, you need to reinstall the rebranded Backup Agent from scratch