Data Protection Manager 2010 &HYPER-V: How to use Item Level Recovery (ILR)?

DPM 2010 adds significant scalability, reliability, and manageability enhancements. One features called "Item Level Recovery (ILR)" is an aptly titled feature that allows you to restore individual items. However, this very powerful feature is subtly hidden right in front of you so here're the steps to help you:To access DPM 2010 ILR: "» Launch DPM […]

DPM 2010 adds significant scalability, reliability, and manageability enhancements. One features called "Item Level Recovery (ILR)" is an aptly titled feature that allows you to restore individual items. However, this very powerful feature is subtly hidden right in front of you so here're the steps to help you:

To access DPM 2010 ILR: "» Launch DPM 2010 » Select Recovery » Under Recoverable Data, select VM to recover data » Choose date &time for a point in time recovery » Under Recoverable Item is where Item Level Recovery is located: a. If you right-click on this item, you'll be presented with Recovery dialog, that step you through restoring entire backup, not ILR. b. To reach ILR, DOUBLE-CLICK on Recoverable Item and wait a few seconds. You'll then be presented with a list of available files for recovery. Alternatively, you can search to find a specific file for recovery."

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