If you’re accustomed to using the command line, you can forego the GUI to back up and restore volumes and files by using Wbadmin. This section lists Wbadmin commands and their syntax. Table 9-2 lists and describes the parameters used with Wbadmin. For additional assistance, type Wbadmin /? at a command prompt.
Not all the Wbadmin commands are visible from the command line. Certain commands are available only from the Windows Recovery Environment or are hidden but available for use. For the complete Command Reference, go to http://go.microsoft.com/FWLink/?Linkid=93131.
Table 9-2. Wbadmin Parameters
Storage location for backup. Disk is formatted before use and any existing data on it is permanently ...