How to find your Back-up location

To locate your backup, you will need to log into the FileMaker Server Admin Console on your server.

To do this, open up your browser and type //localhost:16001 into the address bar:

In the example above, FileMaker Server 14 Admin Console Start Page - localhost:16001 can be selected from the dropdown.

Click 'Start Admin Console' to open:


Enter you Username and password:

Once you are logged in, this will show you the status of your hosted databases:

Navigate to 'Database Server' in the left-hand menu:

Select the 'Folders' tab:

Scroll down to the bottom of the page and you will see 'Backup Folder':

Please note - We recommend you consult your IT team when using the admin console and dealing with your databases. This is due to the databases being live. Any issues can cause problems with your data