Perform a Test Backup and Restore of the Azure Cosmos DB Containers

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To verify that the Azure Cosmos DB instance is set up correctly, perform a test backup and restore.

Back Up the Instance

  1. From the navigation pane, go to Protect > Databases.

    The Instances page appears.

  2. In the row for the instance, click the action button , and then click Back up.

    The Select backup level dialog box appears.

  3. Click OK.

Restore the Instance

  1. From the navigation pane, go to Protect > Databases.

    The Instances page appears.

  2. In the row for the instance, click the action button , and then click Restore.

    The Backup content dialog box appears.

  3. Select the backup, and then click Restore.

    The Restore options dialog box appears.

  4. Click Submit.