Restoring Kubernetes Application Files to a File System

You can restore files and folders from a backup of a Kubernetes stateful application to a file system.


  1. From the navigation pane, go to Protect > Kubernetes.

    The Overview page appears.

  2. On the Application groups tab, in the row for the application group that contains the data that you want to restore, click the action button action_button, and then click Restore.

    The Select restore type page appears.

  3. Click Application files.

    The Restore page appears.

  4. Click on the application name.

  5. To select a specific backup copy to restore from, do the following:

    By default, Commvault restores content from the first available, valid backup copy that it finds.

    1. In the upper-right corner of the page, click Settings.

      The Settings dialog box appears.

    2. From the MediaAgent list, select the access node that contains the backup copy.

    3. From the Source list, select the backup copy.

    4. Click Save.

  6. In the Name column, select the content that you want to restore.

  7. Click Restore.

    The Restore options dialog box appears.

  8. Select the File system destination option.

  9. From the Destination client list, select the destination client.

  10. For Path, do the following:

    1. Click the Browse button.

      You cannot enter a path by typing in the Path box.

      The Select a path dialog box appears.

    2. Select an existing folder or, to create a new folder, click the New folder button Add button.

    3. Click Save.

  11. To delete and overwrite existing data, move the Unconditionally overwrite if it already exists toggle key to the right, and then click Yes in the confirmation dialog box.

    If any data matching the restore data exists in the destination, Commvault deletes the existing data before starting the restore process.

  12. Click Submit.