Veritas NetBackup™ Backup, Archive, and Restore Getting Started Guide

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Product(s): NetBackup (8.2, 8.1.2, 8.1.1)

About online Help

This guide provides the basic procedures for backup, archive, and restore tasks. More information is available in the online Help.

Open the online Help from the Help menu or click on a Help icon in a dialog box.

The following table describes some of the available information in the online Help:

Back up and archive topics

  • Back up and archive types

  • User-directed backups

  • Server-directed backups

  • Full backup

  • Cumulative incremental backup

  • Differential incremental backup

  • True image backup

Restore topics

  • Restore destinations

  • Restore options

  • Restoring from specific dates

  • Restoring from true image backups

  • Redirecting restores to different clients (administrators only)

Other topics

  • Procedures to locate the items that you want to restore

  • Procedures to specify other backup servers (if allowed in your environment)

  • An interface reference that describes the windows, menus, and dialog boxes