Perform a Test Backup and Restore for Exchange Online

Updated

To verify that the Exchange Online app is set up correctly, perform a test backup and restore.

Back Up the Mailbox

  1. From the navigation pane, go to Protect > Applications > Office 365.

    The Office 365 apps page appears.

  2. In the Name column, click the app.

    The app page appears.

  3. On the Mailboxes tab, select the mailbox, and then click Back up.

    A message prompts you to confirm submission of the backup job.

  4. Click Yes.

Restore the Mailbox

  1. From the navigation pane, go to Protect > Applications > Office 365.

    The Office 365 apps page appears.

  2. In the Name column, click the app.

    The app page appears.

  3. On the Mailboxes tab, select the mailbox, click Restore, and then select Restore mailbox.

    The Restore options dialog box appears, with options for restoring to the original location already selected.

  4. Click Submit.