Restore files or folders from a client computer backup
This topic applies to a server running Windows Server 2012 Essentials or Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials, or to a server running Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard or Windows Server 2012 R2 Datacenter with the Windows Server Essentials Experience role installed.
You can browse and restore individual files and folders from a backup.
|You cannot restore files and folders to a client computer using the Dashboard on the server. You must open the Dashboard on a client computer to complete the task.|
|You cannot restore files and folders to a hard disk that has been configured to be a dynamic disk.|
Open the Dashboard on a client computer.
Click the Devices tab.
Click the computer for which you want to restore files and folders, and then click Restore files or folders for the computer in the Tasks pane. The Restore Files or Folders wizard opens.
Follow the instructions in the wizard.