Standard Edition (x86), Standard Edition (x64), Enterprise Edition (x86), Enterprise Edition (x64), Datacenter Edition (x64)
Windows Server 2003
Standard Server(x64), Standard Server SP2 (x64), Standard Server SP2, Standard Server SP1 (x64), Standard Server SP1, Standard Server, Enterprise SP2(x64), Enterprise SP2, Enterprise SP1(x64), Enterprise SP1(IA64), Enterprise ServerSP1, Enterprise Server, Enterprise (x64), Enterprise (IA64), Datacenter SP2(x64), DataCenter SP2, DataCenter SP1(x64), DataCenter SP1(IA64), DataCenter SP1, DataCenter (x64), DataCenter (IA64), DataCenter
Windows Server 2008 R2
WebServer (x64-64bit), Standard (x64-64bit), Server Core, Itanium, Enterprise (x64-64bit), DataCenter (x64-64bit)
Start the NetBackup Backup, Archive, and Restore interface.
Specify the source client and destination client and type of policy:
For UNIX systems, on the Restore Files tab, click the restore icon.
For Windows systems: Click Files > Specify NetBackup Machines and Policy Type.
Specify the following:
Server to use for backup and restores
The NetBackup master server that directed the backup
Source client for restores
The VMware virtual machine that was backed up
Destination client for restores
This field is ignored. The destination for the restore is specified in a different screen as explained in a later procedure.
Policy type for restores
Select the type of restore:
For UNIX systems, on the Restore Files tab, select Restore type > Virtual Machine Backups.
For Windows systems, click the down arrow on the Select for Restore option. Select Restore from Virtual Machine Backup. A restore window displays the backups available for restore.
Select the virtual machine backup to restore.
For UNIX systems, do the following:
On the Restore Files tab, specify the Start date and End date within which to search for the backup. Click either of the calendar options.
Specify root (/) in the Browse directory field and press Enter.
Click on the root directory that is displayed under Directory Structure.
For Windows systems, in the NetBackup History pane, click on the VMware backup. Then click on the item that is displayed under All Folders. You cannot select individual files. You must select the entire virtual machine.
Select restore options.
For UNIX systems, click Restore.
For Windows systems, click Actions > Restore.
The type of dialog that appears next depends on how NetBackup performed the backup (by means of vStorage or VCB).