AhsayOBM – How do I manually stop a scheduled backup that is running?

In AhsayOBM backup, some of the scheduled backup might stop working or stuck at in progress status forever. You need to manual stop the scheduled backup.

To stop a scheduled backup job manually, just simply create a file called “stop” within the ipc folder. The ipc folder can be found at the following path:-

that is running on Mac OS X, please follow the instruction below:

Mac OS X

C:\Documents and Settings\${username}\.obm\ipc\BackupSet\backupset_ID



Linux / Unix:


touch /root/.obm/log/ipc/BackupSet/15524765/stop