V11 SP8

Offline Mining - SharePoint Server iDataAgent

SharePoint browse and restore allows you to browse and recover data from a granular level of a file, library, sub site or a Site Collection. This is especially useful in cases where there is not a granular level backup available that contains the data to be recovered. This procedure requires availability of a content database attached to an SQL Server.


The following are prerequisites to using this feature:

License Requirements

The SharePoint Offline mining tool requires the Offline Mining Enabler for SharePoint license.

Supported Versions

  • SharePoint Server 2016
  • SharePoint Sever 2013
  • SharePoint Server 2010

Client Requirements

Configuring Offline Mining

You can configure to mine an offline content database by following the steps given below:

  1. In the CommCell Browser, expand Client Computers | <Client> | SharePoint Server.
  2. Right-click SharePoint Server and click Properties.
  3. On the General tab ensure that the appropriate SharePoint Version is selected.
  4. Click OK.