Restoring snapshots

Storage Advisor Embedded User Guide

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In the event of data corruption, you can use the snapshots to restore the data of a specific volume to a specific point in time.

  1. In the dashboard or in the navigation bar, click Servers. If you are not using Storage Advisor Embedded to manage servers, click Volumes in the dashboard or in the navigation bar, and then skip to step 3.
  2. Click the server name to open the server details page.
  3. Click the volume name to open the volume details page.
  4. Click Snapshots, display the inventory of snapshots, select the snapshot with date and time from which to restore, and then click (Restore from Snapshot).

The data is restored back to the state at the date and time when the snapshot was created.

You can check whether a volume is being restored by referring to the inventory of snapshots. When processing to restore a volume is complete, the status shows as In Sync or Completed.