Restore solutions in SharePoint Server

 

Applies to: SharePoint Foundation 2013, SharePoint Server 2013, SharePoint Server 2016

Topic Last Modified: 2017-09-13

Summary: The articles in this section contain restore solutions for the SharePoint Server 2016 and SharePoint 2013 environments.

The following articles provide information about how to restore SharePoint Server 2016 data. These articles are written to meet the requirements of information technology (IT) professionals who are responsible for the planning, design, deployment, and operations of backup and recovery solutions. These solutions might be in enterprise, corporate, or branch office environments. The IT professionals who are responsible for backup and recovery solutions are expected to have an understanding of the technical details that are contained in this section.

The following articles about restore solutions for SharePoint Server are available to view online. Writers update articles on a continuing basis as new information becomes available and as users provide feedback.

 

Content Description

Restore farms in SharePoint Server

Solutions you can use to restore the complete farm from a backup.

Restore farm configurations in SharePoint Server

Restore the farm configuration to the same farm from a backup.

Document farm configuration settings in SharePoint Server

Document the configuration settings for your farm.

Copy configuration settings between farms in SharePoint Server

Copy configuration settings from one farm to another.

Restore web applications in SharePoint Server

Restore a Web application from a backup.

Restore service applications in SharePoint Server

Restore a service application from a backup.

Restore User Profile Service applications in SharePoint Server

Restore the User Profile Service application instead of restoring the complete farm.

Restore Search service applications in SharePoint Server

Restore the Search service application from a backup.

Restore Secure Store Service applications in SharePoint Server

Restore the Secure Store service application from a backup.

Restore content databases in SharePoint Server

Restore a content database from a backup.

Attach and restore read-only content databases in SharePoint Server

Attach a read-only content database to the farm.

Restore content from unattached content databases in SharePoint Server

Restore or copy content, such as sites, site collections, lists, or document libraries, from a content database without having to attach the content database to the farm.

Restore customizations in SharePoint Server

Restore customizations that are associated with the farm from backups.

Restore site collections in SharePoint Server

Restore a site collection from a backup.

Restore apps for SharePoint in SharePoint Server

Restore apps for SharePoint in SharePoint Server.

Import a list or document library in SharePoint Server

Restore a site, list, or document library from a backup.

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