Restore - Windows File System iDataAgent

Overview Deployment Deployment - Microsoft Cluster Deployment - Non-Microsoft Cluster Configuration Backup Restore

Perform a Restore

It is recommended that you perform a restore operation immediately after your first full backup to understand the process. The following section explains how restore the Temp folder to a new location.

  1. From the CommCell Browser, navigate to Client Computers| <Client> | File System | defaultBackupSet

    Right-click the subclient and then click Browse and Restore.

  2. Click View Content.

  3. Expand the defaultBackupSet and navigate to the Windows folder.

    For the first restore job, select any folder with a small data size.

    Click Recover All Selected.

  4. Clear the Overwrite Files and Restore to same folder options.

    Specify the destination path by clicking the Browse button.

    This will ensure that the existing files are not overwritten.

    Click OK.

  5. Click the Job Initiation tab.

    Select Immediate to run the job immediately.

    Click OK.

  6. You can monitor the progress of the restore job in the Job Controller window of the CommCell Console.

  7. Once the restore job is complete, right-click the defaultBackupSet , point to View, and then click Restore History.

  8. Click OK.

  9. You can right-click the job and view the following details:
    • View Restore Items

      You can view them as Successful, Failed, Skipped or All.

    • View Job Details
    • View Events of the restore job
    • View Log files of the restore job

Congratulations -  You have successfully completed your first backup and restore.

If you want to further explore this Agent's features read the Advanced sections of this documentation.