Restoring the Windows SharePoint Services Web Application


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You can restore only the Windows SharePoint Services (WSS) web application component, either to the same server (in place) or a different server (out of place).


  1. From the navigation pane, click Protect > Applications > SharePoint.

    The SharePoint page appears.

  2. Click the database server.

    The database server page appears.

  3. On the Contents tab, in the row for the subclient that contains the data that you want to restore, click the action button , and then select Restore.

  4. The Backup content page appears.On the left, expand Farm.

  5. On the right, select the Microsoft SharePoint Foundation Web Application check box.

  6. Click Restore.

    The Restore web applications dialog box appears.

  7. From the Restore options list, select Web application.

  8. To restore the application to a different SharePoint server (out of place), from the SharePoint client list, select the server.

  9. To change the user account of the web application pool account, in the Web application section, enter the login name and the password.

  10. Click Restore.