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Barracuda Cloud Control

Barracuda Networks Android Mobile Application

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This article refers to the Barracuda Networks Android Mobile App version 1.2.0.0131 or greater, on an Android mobile phone devices running Android 4.1 or greater. Download the latest Barracuda Networks application from the Google Play Store: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.barracuda.mobile

Barracuda Networks Android Mobile App version 0.9 is not currently supported on Android tablets.

Multi-factor authentication (MFA), also known as two-factor authentication, is a security feature that requires two forms of authentication to access Barracuda Cloud Control. Use the Barracuda Android Mobile App to generate a secondary authentication token. See Barracuda Networks Android Mobile App and Multi-Factor Authentication for details.

Through the Barracuda Networks Android Mobile App you can view the status of your Barracuda Backup Servers and devices connected through Barracuda Appliance Control. Additionally, you can contact Barracuda Networks Technical Support for assistance.

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You must have a free Barracuda Cloud Control account to access your devices through the Barracuda Networks Android Mobile App. To view a demo without logging into your Barracuda Cloud Control account, launch the Barracuda Networks Android Mobile App, and tap View Demo Account.

Once you download and install the Barracuda Networks Android Mobile App from the Google Play Store, you can log in and manage your devices.

Available Actions

The following table describes the available actions in the Barracuda Networks Android Mobile App:

ActionIconDescription

Barracuda launcher icon

 

androidAppIcon.pngTap to launch the Barracuda Networks Android Mobile App.

Email Address and Password

 

androidEmailPwd.pngEnter your Barracuda Customer account login email address and the associated password to log into the Barracuda Networks Android Mobile App.

Forgot Your Password?

 

androidForgotPwd.pngTap to request a new password sent to your Barracuda Customer account login email address; note that there is no notification if an invalid login email account is entered. Tap Back on your device to return to the log in screen.

Log In

 

AndroidLoginButton.pngOnce you enter your login credentials, tap Log In to access device status by product.

Log Out

AndroidLogoutButton.pngOn the Settings page, tap Log Out to log out of the Barracuda Networks Android Mobile App.

Remember Me

 

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When set to On on the device, the Barracuda Networks Android Mobile App remembers your login and password in a secure location, and you are no longer required to enter your user name and password at log in.

When set to Off on the device, you must enter your user name and password each time you log into the Barracuda Networks Android Mobile App. Note that when the application is pushed to the background, you remain logged in unless it remains in the background for an extended amount of time (e.g., 60 minutes).

View Demo Account

 

androidViewDemo.pngTap to log in to a demonstration account. Note that this account has a limited set of features.

View Navigation Drawer

 

Android_menu.pngTap to view Navigation Drawer or swipe right.

Device Status
(Navigation Drawer Item)

AndroidDeviceStatusButton.pngTap to view the status of your connected devices.

Contact Information/Support

 

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Tap to view Barracuda Networks Technical Support contact details, or select to open a tunnel for devices connected through Barracuda Cloud Control.

Refresh

 

androidRefresh.pngIn the Device Status view, either swipe down or select Refresh in the overflow menu of the Action bar to refresh your device status. Note that the display automatically refreshes approximately every two minutes.
Settings
(Navigation Drawer Item)
AndroidSettingsButton.pngTap to access additional information including the 'About' statement, application version, and privacy and third-party legal software licenses.

Multi-Factor Authentication (Navigation Drawer and Log In screen)

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Tap to view the Multi-Factor Authentication page. Once MFA has been set up on your device, this page displays your generated authentication token. See Barracuda Networks Android Mobile App and Multi-Factor Authentication for more information.

Log In

  1. Launch the Barracuda Networks Android Mobile App:
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  2. Tap the Email Address field, and enter your Barracuda Cloud Control account email address. 
  3. Tap the Password field, and enter the associated password.
  4. You can optionally tap Remember Me to set the option to On if you want the device to remember your login details.
  5. Tap Log In. Your Barracuda Backup Servers and connected devices display in the Products view. 

Request New Password

  1. Launch the Barracuda Networks Android Mobile App.
  2. Tap Forgot Your Password?. The Password Reset page displays.
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  3. Tap in the Email Address field and enter your Barracuda Cloud Control account email address.
  4. Tap Send. Instructions to reset your password are sent to your email address.

View Demo Account

If you want to "test drive" the Barracuda Networks Android Mobile App, tap View Demo Account to access a reduced set of features.

Displaying the Navigation Drawer

Swipe right or tap the Menu (Android_menu.png) icon to view the navigation drawer.

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Device Status

The default view for the Barracuda Networks Android Mobile App is Device Status which displays the status of each Barracuda Backup Server and devices connected through Barracuda Appliance Control by product type:

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  • Each device displays an icon indicating the device status; note that each indicator has a unique shape to support users with color blindness:
    • status_Green.pngGreen circle – Indicates the status is fine
    • status_orange.pngOrange triangle – Indicates one or more warnings were encountered on the device
    • status_Red.pngRed square – Indicates one or more critical errors and/or warnings were encountered on the device

If you defined groups for your connected devices in Barracuda Appliance Control, tap Groups to view the devices alphabetically by grouping.

Note that you can tap on the serial number at the top of the view to copy and paste into an email when contacting Barracuda Networks Technical Support.

Contact Information

If at any time you want to contact support, tap Contact Information in the navigation drawer; note that the Barracuda Networks Technical Support Office contact information displays based on your Android device locale setting (Settings > Language & keyboard > Select Language).

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Settings

Select Settings from the navigation drawer to access the Settings screen. This screen displays the following information:

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  • Barracuda Cloud Control account email address
  • Log Out link to log out of the app
  • Barracuda Networks Android Mobile App version
  • Access to Barracuda Cloud Control version and connection details
  • Privacy and third-party acknowledgements

Log Out

To log out, open the navigation drawer, tap Settings, and tap Log Out.

Error and Warning Messages

The following table lists error and warning messages and solutions:

Error MessageDescriptionSolution
Your account is not authorized to view the status of devices. Please verify your account settings and try again.If your account entitlements do not include Barracuda Backup or Barracuda Appliance Control, an error message displays.Log in to Barracuda Cloud Control from your computer, add the appropriate product entitlements to your account, and then try to log in to the Barracuda Networks Android Mobile App once again.
There was a problem validating your account. Please verify your account settings and try again.If your account entitlements or credentials change while you are logged in to the App (e.g., you enable MFA or change your password), you may be logged out and this message may display.Verify your account credentials and try logging back in to the Barracuda Networks Android Mobile App.
Setup for this account has not been completed. Please log in to the Barracuda Cloud Control website to add devices or Barracuda Backup Servers.If you log in with an account that does not have any product entitlements, an error message displays.Log in to Barracuda Cloud Control from your computer, add the appropriate product entitlements to your account, and then try to log in to the Barracuda Networks Android Mobile App once again.
Your account does not have permission to access Barracuda Cloud Control. Please verify your account settings and try again.If your account has product entitlements but your administrator has not given you any permissions, an error message displays.Contact your account administrator to request permission to view device status.

 

 

 

 

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