The Overview tab displays the status of each backup, mount, link, or restore operation. Metalogix Backup for SharePoint uses the filter options that you specify to display operations in the Backup/Import and Mount/Restore Operation Status list.
You can optionally see the details of any operation that you select in the Overview tab or the Operation Queue tab.
What actions can I perform in the Overview tab?
You perform the following actions in the Overview tab:
View or hide details
You can view or hide the Operation Details pane. The details pane includes additional information about the selected operation.
You view or hide the operation details pane, by clicking Details in the top panel.
You can choose to group operations in the status field by selecting Group Operations. When you group operations, differential backups are attached to the related full backups.
Refresh the status
You can manually refresh the operation status field by clicking Refresh.
When you select a backup operation in the status area, you can click Restore to restore the backed-up data.
Run the backup again
When you select a backup operation in the status area, you can click Rerun Backup to run the backup operation again.
Stop a running operation
When you select a running operation, you can click Cancel Operation to stop the operation.
Delete an operation from the status list
When you select an operation, you can click Delete Operation to delete the operation from the status list.
View Farm Configuration
Selecting View Farm Configuration, allows you to see the configuration of the highlighted farm.
NOTE: If this option is disabled, then clear the Do not execute scripts to report on the farm's configuration at time of backup check box from the Backup Wizard.
Filter data in the status field
You can select or clear the check boxes in the Filter area to control the items that appear in the status field. You can also filter the result in the status field by date range.
What actions can I perform in the Operation Queue tab?
You perform the following actions in the Operation Queue tab:
View or hide details
You can view or hide the Operation details pane. The details pane includes additional information about the selected operation. In order to view or hide the Operation details pane, click Details in the top panel. For more information, see What information does the details pane include?
Refresh the status
You can manually refresh the operation status field.
Cancel a queued operation
When you select a queued operation, you can click Cancel Operation to stop the operation.
How can I open the Operation Details pane?
The Details pane normally appears at the bottom of the Overview tab. If the Details pane does not appear at the bottom of the window, you can make it visible using the following steps.
To display the Operation Details pane
1.In the Management Console, in the left pane select either Granular Restore or Farm Backup/Restore.
2.In the top left hand panel click either All Servers or Mounted Databases.
3.In the right pane, click the Overview tab.
4.If the Operation Details pane does not appear, click Details.
What information appears in the Operation Details pane?
The Details pane displays the following information:
A brief summary of the selected operation. The summary includes the operation type, the operation status, the backup set name and location, the user credentials used, the Backup Service that performed the operation, and the directory where the backup set was saved after a successful operation
The Server operations, including the servers name, the progress of the operations, its size and start time.
The content that was backed-up or restored. The content appears in a collapsed tree view
The results of the backup or restore operation. This includes specific details regarding successes and failures.
The description of the selected item that you entered when you created the item.
You can cancel any currently-running restore operation in Metalogix Backup for SharePoint. If you cancel a running operation that started on a schedule, Metalogix Backup for SharePoint does not cancel the schedule.
How do I cancel a running restore?
Use the Management Console to cancel a running operation.
To cancel a running backup or restore operation:
1.In the Metalogix Backup for SharePoint Management Console, in the bottom left pane, click Farm Backup/Restore for a farm restore, or Granular Restore for a granular restore operation.
2.In the top left pane, click the node with the running operation.
3. Select the Operation Queue tab in the top panel.
4. Select the restore operation you would like to cancel and click Cancel Operation.