When using the Folder or File Browser in the SQL Backup Pro graphical user interface (GUI), you may encounter a Browsing Disabled error:
This error occurs if you are using SQL Server authentication to connect to a SQL Server through the SQL Backup Pro graphical user interface (GUI). Browsing to folders or files on the SQL Server is disabled by default to prevent information about the file system structure being revealed to SQL authenticated users who do not have permissions to browse the file system on the SQL Server.
To connect to the SQL Server using Windows authentication of the user currently using the GUI:
To enable folder and file browsing by SQL Authenticated users, create the AllowSQLBrowsing registry entry for the SQL Server instance.
This setting will not take effect until you refresh the connection to the SQL Server instance in the SQL Backup Pro GUI. To do this, right-click the SQL Server and select Refresh Connection or press F5.