You have a single Laptop. You are taking data backup on External USB Hard Disk through StoreGrid ? If Laptop HDD/OS crashes then How do you recover your data ? Scenario 1
Restore Data after crash: Step 1 : Reinstall HDD & OS . Step 2 : Connect External HDD to system and Select Database storage location as “G:” folder (here “G” is External HDD Drive) Step 3 : Reinstall StoreGrid , During installation StoreGrid the StoreGrid ID should be same as before . Step 4 : After installing StoreGrid, choose the option not to start StoreGrid immediately. Step 5 : Delete the “ C:Program FilesVembuStoreGrid datadbpopulation.txt” file in the now completed fresh StoreGrid installation. Step 6 : Now Start StoreGrid in your Laptop. Step 7 : Now all the backup schedule will be displayed automatically in Backup -> List Backup Schedules .To recover the backup data click Restore ->List Backups for Restore. Step 8 : Click on Restore option on appropriate schedule to restore data. “ Restore Backup Data” screen will be appear. Step 9 : Now on “Restore Backup Data” screen select the data you want to restore , type Password for That schedule & click to “Restore to Original Location” You will get your old data and backup process will be continue as scheduled time.
Scenario 2 Following 25 systems connected in Network. Their data backup scenario is as below. Machine Name Operating System Backup Role StoreGrid Component User 1 WinXP All systems will store their backup in Hard Disk of this system. Also this system will store total backup data in another system Client & Server User 2 Win 2K3 This Systems will store backup to “SITE60 ” Client User 3 Win2K This Systems will store backup to “SITE60 ” Client Users WinXP All these systems will store their backup to “SITE60” Client Server WinXP This System will store backup to “SITE60 ” . Also “SITE60” system stores total backup data in this system Client & Server
<ul><li>Reinstall the operating system. System Name must be same as before (user2 ). </li></ul><ul><li>Install StoreGrid in Client Mode. </li></ul><ul><li>Now you will first need to restore your 'client configurations' before you can restore your data </li></ul>Restore Data after crash
Easy Restore Step 1 : select the server to which you were backing up and proceed to restore your old configurations. How to get here in the StoreGrid Web Console? In the top menu, select: " Restore-> Disaster Recovery "
Step 3 : once the configuration is restored, all backup schedules will be in suspended mode , now restore the data How to get here in the StoreGrid Web Console? In the top menu, select: "Restore". It will display the "List Of Backup For Restore" page. In the Action Column of the backup schedule you want to restore, click on the Restore icon.