OneDrive for Business

You can use the Commvault software to back up and restore Microsoft OneDrive for Business.


Data You Can Back Up

  • Files

  • Folders

  • OneDrive for Business accounts

  • OneNote files

  • Files shared in a private Team conversations or group chats

Backups You Can Perform

  • Forever incremental backups

When You Can Perform Backups

  • On a schedule: The server plan that you assign manages scheduled backups

  • On demand: You can perform on-demand backups at any time


Backups You Can Use for Restores

  • The most recent backup: For example, restore the most recent backup to its original location

  • A backup from a specific date: For example, restore data to a point in time before it became unusable

  • Backups from a date range: For example, restore data that was accidentally deleted

Destinations You Can Restore To

  • The current location (in place)

  • A different folder on the same app (out of place)

  • A different OneDrive for Business app (out of place)

  • A disk


Modern authentication is used to access data for backups and restores.

Autodiscovery of Users

By default, autodiscovery runs every 24 hours to update users and user groups from the Azure AD.