Perform a Test Backup and Restore of GitHub

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To verify that Git is set up correctly, perform a test backup and restore.

Back Up the Default Repository Group

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

    The DevOps page appears.

  2. Click the GitHub app.

    The GitHub app page appears.

  3. Under Repository groups, in the row for the default repository group, click the action button , and then click Back up.

    The Select backup level dialog box appears.

  4. Click OK.

Restore the Data From App

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

    The DevOps page appears.

  2. Click the GitHub app.

    The GitHub app page appears.

  3. Under Repository groups, in the row for the default repository group you backed up, click the action button , and then click Restore.

    The Backup Content page appears.

  4. Select the content, and then click Restore.

    The Restore options dialog box appears.

  5. Click Submit.