Argos 8 performs a nightly backup of your SQL database to the
Disable automatic backups
If you already have a backup routine in place, you may not want to back up the database twice. In this case, you can disable the automatic backup in the Maintenance Service configuration.
C:\Program Files\Sepialine\Argos7\Maintenance(your root directory may vary)
Locate this line:
<add key="EnableAutoBackups" value="true"></add>
<add key="EnableAutoBackups" value="false"></add>
Save and close the file
Click Start > Run and type "Services.msc"
Select "Argos Maintenance Service" and choose "Restart"