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Restore without higher folder

Created: 18 Sep 2012 | 6 comments

Hi Guys,

 

Im just trying to restore a folder to another server without higher folder structure. I have only selcted the folder i want but i allways get after the restore the full structure. Is ther a possibillity to restore only the folder and all subfolder of thsi folder?

 

Thanks

I on BE 2010

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AmolZeroCool's picture

 

EDIT:
 
There is an option "Preserve Folder Structure" in the restore job options.
 
Refer to http://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO23927
 
Quoted in above article:
 
Restores the data with its original directory structure. If you clear this option, all 
data (including the data in subdirectories) is restored to the path you specify.
 

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mghomer's picture

Hi I can find this option

If I click on restore within BE in the right corner the restore windows opnes and i see the source and so on but on with tab i find this option?

 

Thanks

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EDIT

On the left pane click on General tab

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mghomer's picture

sorry but i do not have this option in ther (

Restores the data with its original directory structure. If you clear this option, all 
data (including the data in subdirectories) is restored to the path you specify.)
 
My BE is in German maybe this option is somewhere else or called completle different as in english
mghomer's picture

Hi i found tis option, but that is wrong.

I have such structure on my tape stored:

share1-folder1-folder-2 and so on

i want restore

folder1-with all file and folderstructer and ntfs permission to a new fileserver.

I don't want to restore the higher folder called "share1"

 

and the optio you says restored all without high folder but als without tho folder i selected by retsore wizzard, Be just retsored all files without folder on the new fileserver

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Refer to the below forum thread

https://www-secure.symantec.com/connect/forums/restore-directory-path#comment-3329701

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