Restoring Nutanix Files Exported to NFS

You can restore Nutanix Files NFS subclients to the original location (in place) or to a different location (out of place).


  1. From the navigation pane, go to Protect > File servers.

    The File servers page appears.

  2. Click the file server.

    The file server page appears.

  3. Under Protocols, click NFS.

    The NFS page appears.

  4. In the row for the subclient that you backed up, click the action button action_button, and then click Restore.

    The Backup Content page appears.

  5. Choose the content that you want to restore:

    • To restore the contents of the entire subclient, select the check box next to Name.

    • To restore particular files, expand the folder and then select the files.

  6. Click Restore.

    The Restore options dialog box appears.

  7. From the Destination client list, select the computer to restore the data to.

  8. Specify the restore location:

    • To restore to the original backup location, select the Restore to original folder check box.

    • To restore to a new location, clear the Restore to original folder check box and then in the Destination Path box, type the full path to the destination folder.

  9. If the destination client does not have access to the UNC path provided in the Destination Path box, then move the Impersonate user toggle key to the right, and then enter the user name and password required to access the UNC path.

  10. Click Submit.