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B2 Guides

Guides for the B2 Service

How to Upload Files to B2 Using Fireball
  The Backblaze Fireball program consists of a Synology NAS with 10GigE...
Nathan Verrilli Nathan Verrilli
B2 Mobile App Overview - iOS
Below you will find an overview of the B2 app for mobile. Please note th...
Lin Lin
B2 Mobile App Overview - Android
Below you will find an overview of the B2 app for mobile. Please note th...
Lin Lin
Getting Started with Instant Recovery in Any Cloud - DR Planning with Veeam and phoenixNAP
Backblaze’s Instant Recovery in Any Cloud solution provides businesses a...
Elton Carneiro Elton Carneiro
How to setup Vultr Compute with Backblaze B2
Introduction Vultr, our new compute partner, unlocks a whole new world o...
Udara Gunawardena Udara Gunawardena
B2 & AWS CLI User Guide
The B2 and AWS CLI (command-line interface) are great tools to use when ...
Matt Matt
Guide to using Backblaze Fireball with Iconik Internet Storage Gateway (ISG)
This is a guide on how to take advantage of a Backblaze Fireball with a...
Udara Gunawardena Udara Gunawardena
How to order a Snapshot Drive
To order a Snapshot Restore on a USB drive, please do the following:   1...
Lin Lin
Why do I need to verify my email address to create a public bucket?
To ensure that the user has the correct permissions and to prevent abuse...
Lin Lin
Creating a B2 Bucket using the Web UI
1. To create a B2 bucket, you will first need to make sure that you have...
Lin Lin
Basic setup for NAS with B2
Enable B2 in account If you signed up for B2 Cloud Storage when creating...
Myron Myron
Backblaze Terraform Quickstart Guide
Introduction Terraform is an open-source infrastructure as code (IaC) to...
Jared Scott Jared Scott
How to share a bucket with other users
When you create a bucket it is part of the account it is created under. ...
Lin Lin
Getting started with your migration from Amazon S3 to Backblaze B2
You have just signed up for our Cloud to Cloud Migration service that al...
Elton Carneiro Elton Carneiro
How to move data from an existing bucket to a new S3 Compatible Bucket
Existing users of Backblaze B2 Cloud Storage may want to take advantage ...
Udara Gunawardena Udara Gunawardena
How To Change a Bucket from Public to Private (or Vice Versa)
The Public/Private settings for a bucket can be found on the Buckets pag...
Troy Troy
How to set Lifecycle Rules on B2
Lifecycle Rules enable the B2 service to automatically hide and/or delet...
Udara Gunawardena Udara Gunawardena
B2 Quick Start Guide
If you do not already have a B2 account, begin by creating one. To do so...
Lin Lin
B2 CLI - CORS rules in the command line
This article contains a couple of tips to help utilize the b2 cli to hel...
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B2 Snapshot Return Refund Program - How to return a B2 USB snapshot drive for refund
The B2 Snapshot Return Refund program is for Backblaze B2 customers who...
adam adam
Fireball FAQ
How does the Backblaze Fireball Program work? What is the Backblaze Fir...
Nathan Verrilli Nathan Verrilli
Snapshot Information
Overview Snapshots are zip files created from downloading files stored i...
kc kc
Download Snapshots or large files from B2
Large files can be difficult to retrieve via https and other single clic...
kc kc
How to restore your Time Machine backup from Backblaze B2
This guide outlines the instructions to restore your Time Machine backup...
Andy Andy
Hosting Website Content via B2
Web content can be hosted via B2. However, a domain name cannot be direc...
Anthony Anthony
How do I use the b2 sync command?
  The B2 sync command is meant to be used to keep a local directory sync...
Anthony Anthony
How can I upload files to B2?
There are multiple ways to upload files to B2 Cloud Storage.    Web Inte...
Anthony Anthony
How Can I Easily Delete All Files in a Bucket?
There are three ways that you can delete all Files in a Bucket, the Firs...
Anthony Anthony
How do you download and extract data from a B2 snapshot?
Download To download your snapshot, please sign in to Backblaze at: http...
Christopher Christopher