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Recovery Manager for Exchange 5.8.1 - User Guide

Getting started Working with storages
About storages Extracting an Exchange Server database from backup
Working with Quest® Rapid Recovery® (AppAssure®) Working with Quest® NetVault Backup® Working with Quest® vRanger® Working with CA ARCserve Backup Working with EMC NetWorker Working with HP Data Protector Working with IBM Tivoli Storage Manager Working with Microsoft Data Protection Manager Working with Microsoft Windows Backup Working with Microsoft Windows Server Backup Working with Symantec Backup Exec Working with Symantec NetBackup Working with unlisted backup software
Accessing backups directly Extracting incremental or differential backups Registering a storage Opening a storage Closing a storage Renaming a storage Deleting a storage Deleting items from a target storage Deleting items from a source storage Setting access permissions for target files
Restoring data
Optimizing Recovery Manager for Exchange performance Storage indexing Restoring messages Restoring attachments Restoring folders Restoring mailboxes Importing Data from .Pst Files to Online Exchange Mailboxes Selecting a target folder Comparing and restoring storages, mailboxes, or folders Searching for messages, attachments, or folders in source storages
Automated Tasks Management Shell Web Interface Appendices
Mailbox Restore Wizard Public Folder Restore Wizard Message Restore Wizard Message Delete Wizard Import .Pst Files Wizard Add Storage Wizard Catalog Wizard Task Wizard
Select Action Select Template Specify Task File Option: Catalog Backups Template Option: Restore Templates
Comparison of Recovery Manager for Exchange editions

Select Stores Dialog Box

Appendices > Add Storage Wizard > Add Exchange Stores > Select Stores Dialog Box

When you click Add on the Add Exchange Stores page, the Select Stores dialog box opens. You can use this dialog box to select the Exchange Server stores that you want to register as storages.

In this dialog box, you can use the following elements:

  • Stores in cataloged backups. Displays information about the Exchange Server stores that are in the cataloged backups and enables you to select the stores and databases to register.

Table 90: List columns

Column Description
Store

Displays names of the Exchange Server stores that are in at least one of the available backups. You can use the following elements next to each entry in this column:

  • Plus sign (+). Shows dates and times of creation of the backups that hold a particular Exchange Server store.
  • Minus sign (-). Hides dates and times of creation of the backups that hold a particular Exchange Server store.
Backup Dates

Displays dates and times when a particular Exchange store was backed up.

You can use this column to select the backups from which you want to register a particular Exchange Server store.

Associated Storages Displays names of the Recovery Manager for Exchange storages that are based on a particular Exchange Server store.
  • Show storage group names. Displays storage group names in the Store column.
  • Filter by store. Filters stores in the Stores in cataloged backups list by the store name letters you type in the text box.
  • Catalog Backups. Starts the Catalog Wizard that helps you catalog Exchange Server backups. After you compete the Catalog Wizard, the Exchange stores found in the cataloged backups appear in the Stores in cataloged backups list. For more information about the Catalog Wizard, see Catalog Wizard.

You can restore data from incremental or differential backups. To restore from a differential backup, you need to have the last normal (full) backup as well as the last differential backup. To restore from an incremental backup, you need to have the last normal (full) backup and all subsequent incremental backups.

To add Exchange stores to the Stores in cataloged backups list

  • Click Catalog Backups.

Follow the instructions in the Catalog Wizard. For more information, see Catalog Wizard.

To select stores and databases to register as storages

  1. In the Store column, click the plus sign (+) next to the list entries you want to register as storages.
  2. In the Backup Dates column, select the check boxes next to the dates representing the backups from which you want to register storages.
  3. Click OK.

Select What to Register (when accessing online Exchange Servers)

Appendices > Add Storage Wizard > Select What to Register (when accessing online Exchange Servers)

On the Select What to Register page, you can select what to add as storages from one or more online Exchange Servers.

Table 91: User interface elements

Element Description
Mailboxes Allows you to register online Exchange Server mailboxes. You can then select how to register the mailboxes: as source storages, target storages, or both.
Public folder hierarchy Allows you to register the entire public folder hierarchy of an organization as a source or target storage.
Recovery databases or databases from a recovery storage group

Allows you to register source storages based on recovery databases held on Exchange Server 2010 or later or mailbox databases from a recovery storage group hosted on an Exchange Server 2003 or Exchange Server 2007.

This option is only available when you register source storages.

Select What to Register (when accessing Exchange Online in Office365)

Appendices > Add Storage Wizard > Select What to Register (when accessing Exchange Online in Office365)

Select What to Register (when accessing Exchange Online in Office 365)

On the Select What to Register page, you can select what to add as storages from Exchange Online in Office 365.

Table 92: User interface elements

Element Description
Mailboxes Allows you to register Exchange Online mailboxes. You can then select how to register the mailboxes: as source storages, target storages, or both.
Public folder hierarchy Allows you to register the entire public folder hierarchy as a source or target storage.

Specify Domain

Appendices > Add Storage Wizard > Specify Domain

You can use this page to specify the domain that includes the target live Exchange Servers you want to access.

Table 93: User interface elements

Element Description
Domain Provides a space for you to enter the name of the domain that includes the target live Exchange Servers you want to access. Type the domain name in the Domain box or click Browse to browse for and select the domain.
Current account Allows you to access the domain and target Exchange Servers using the credentials of the account under which Recovery Manager for Exchange is running.
This account Allows you to access the domain and target Exchange Servers using the credentials of the account you specify in this option.
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