Back up and recover lists and document libraries (Office SharePoint Server)

SharePoint 2007

Updated: March 12, 2009

Applies To: Office SharePoint Server 2007

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Topic Last Modified: 2009-02-12

This article describes methods for backup and recovery of lists and document libraries. In general, we recommend that you back up and recover databases, Web applications, or farms rather than site objects. For information about general backup and recovery for Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007, see Back up and restore a farm (Office SharePoint Server 2007).

You can use Microsoft System Center Data Protection Manager 2007 (DPM) to easily recover a list or document library. For information about protecting and recovering SharePoint Products and Technologies by using System Center Data Protection Manager, see the following resources: