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Now that we have the server setup and connected to your R1soft server, you will need to login to your R1Soft CDP server to continue the restore.

Starting the Restore

Once you have logged into your CDP Server website (e.g. https://cdpXX-2.100tb.com), click the button labeled “Recovery Points”.

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Next, in your list of recovery points you will need to find the backup you want to use and click the backup restore button highlighted below:

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From the window that appears, click the “Next” button to skip the introduction. Make sure that you select all of the file systems you would like restored.

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On the next screen, select the option “Restore to Original Host” and click “Next” to continue.

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Make sure the option “Use Existing Storage Configuration” is selected.

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On the next page, follow the same steps as outlined before and select the option for “Use Existing Partition Tables on Host” and click “Next”.

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In the “Software Raid” section, select the “Use the Existing Software RAID Devices on Host” option.

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If you have taken backups with LVM you will have the option to select LVM groups to restore.  In most cases, you will want to use the default and click “Next”.

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Verify that the filesystem displayed matches your server. In almost every case the default is correct but it is important to check.

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The last step is optional but recommended. Checking the filesystem after a restore can help prevent issues with data loss or corruption in the future.

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Click the  “Restore” button for your server will begin the restore. Once complete, you should see a window similar to the image below.

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Once the restore has completed, you may reboot your server and login with the original login credentials.

 

 

 

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If you have any questions about this process, please contact our technical support team by opening a chat or creating a ticket

 

Please also reference R1Soft's documentation on this task found here.