Restore Options (Site Index)

Use this dialog box to select the restore options for the Site Index.

Virtual Server

Displays the Virtual Server to which the Site Index will be added.

Portal Site

Displays the Portal Site being restored. You can use this space to change the Portal Site.

Index Server

Displays the name of the SharePoint Indexing Server. You can use this space to modify its name.

Index Restore Location

Allows you to enter a specific location within the Index server to which site index files are restored (e.g., E:\Program Files\SharePoint Portal Server\DATA).

Restore Defaults

Click to undo any changes made to the fields.


Click to display the Advanced Restore Options screen.

Save As Script

Click to open the Save As Script dialog, which allows you to save this operation and the selected options as a script file (in XML format). The script can later be executed from the Command Line Interface using qoperation execute command.

When you save an operation as a script, each option in the dialog will have a corresponding XML parameter in the script file. When executing the script, you can modify the value for any of these XML parameters as per need.

For more information on backups performed from the command line, see Command Line Interface for SharePoint Server iDataAgent.