Back Up SharePoint Databases

The following backup types are available for SharePoint databases:

  • Full
  • Differential (For content databases it is a transaction log backup, for other SharePoint components it is a differential backup.)

What Is Backed Up

  • Farm Components
  • Content Databases
  • Web Applications
  • Service Applications

What Is Not Backed Up

  • System state data
  • Active Directory data
  • Personal Information Stores (PST files)
  • Personal Address Books
  • Offline folders

These items can be backed up using the Windows File System Agent.

Last modified: 5/30/2019 11:30:53 AM