Teams

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You can use the Commvault software to back up and restore Microsoft Teams.

Backups and Restores

Teams items

Types of item

Backups You Can Perform

Restores You Can Perform

Teams

  • Private teams

  • Public teams

  • Org-wide teams

Forever incremental backups

  • The current location (in place)

  • A different team on a different channel (out of place)

  • A file location where Office 365 physical clients are installed.

Channels

  • Regular channels

  • Private channels

Forever incremental backups

  • The current location (in place)

  • A different team on a different channel (out of place)

  • A file location where Office 365 physical clients are installed.

Tabs

  • Posts

  • Files

  • Wikis

  • Websites

  • Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and PDF document libraries

Forever incremental backups

  • The current location (in place)

  • A different team on a different channel (out of place)

  • A file location where Office 365 physical clients are installed.

Posts

  • Conversations

  • Replies

Forever incremental backups

  • The current location (in place)

  • A different team on a different channel (out of place)

  • A file location where Office 365 physical clients are installed.

Channel files

Files

Forever incremental backups

  • The current location (in place)

  • A different team on a different channel (out of place)

  • A file location where Office 365 physical clients are installed.

Personal chats and files

  • Chat messages

  • Files

To back up these items, use either an Exchange app or a OneDrive app. You cannot back up these items with the Teams app.

  • The current location (in place)

  • A different team on a different channel (out of place)

  • A file location where Office 365 physical clients are installed.

Note:

  • You can restore only Teams uploaded files at a file location. Wikis, posts and channels cannot be restored to a file location.

  • Posts associated with meetings are not backed up.

  • If you want to back up the hosted content, follow instructions in the KB article 67692.

Authentication

During backups and restores, modern authentication is used to access user data.