Use alternative methods to back up and restore content (Windows SharePoint Server 3.0)

Windows SharePoint Services 3.0

Updated: July 24, 2008

Applies To: Windows SharePoint Services 3.0


Topic Last Modified: 2008-07-18

Site protection and recovery refers to using tools to back up, version, and recover a site from accidental deletion or data corruption. Directly recovering a deleted site is not a feature that is available in Windows SharePoint Services 3.0. However, you can protect and recover sites by using the Stsadm export and import operations or tools such as Microsoft Office SharePoint Designer 2007.

You can back up and restore specific data related to SharePoint Products and Technologies by using the following mechanisms: