Restoring Active Directory


Restore your backed up objects or attributes to the original location on the same computer. You can only perform in-place restores using the Active Directory application.

Before You Begin

Review the objects or attributes that are not restored in-place using the Active Directory application. For more information, see Objects Not Restored Using the Active Directory Application.


  1. From the navigation pane, go to Protect > Applications > Active Directory.

    The Active Directory page appears.

  2. In the Name column, click the Active Directory server.

    The server properties page appears.

  3. In the Actions column for the subclient, click the action button , and then click Restore.

    The Backup Content page appears.

  4. If you click the Name check box, all objects, attributes, and organizational units are selected automatically. To restore particular objects or attributes, expand the organizational unit and then select the objects.

  5. Click Restore.

  6. To view the restore history, click the action button , and then click Restore history.