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Backup Restore

In this chapter you will learn how to Restore a backup of your Instance on Syncano

[block:callout] { "type": "danger", "title": "WARNING!", "body": "Restore from a full backup will ERASE all the current data and replace it with the data from backup. Use with caution!" } [/block] When you have an existing backup you can restore it into an Instance. Restoring a Backup will erase all existing data from an Instance and put data from a backup object. Think of it as a way to get back in time to the exact instance state during backup creation. [block:callout] { "type": "info", "body": "There can be only one backup running per Instance." } [/block] In order to restore your data from a full backup follow the steps below: 1. Open your instance 2. Choose `Backup & Restore` from the left navigation menu 3. Click on the dropdown for a backup you would like to use for restore and choose `Restore`. 4. Type in the Instance name for confirmation 5. Click "Confirm" button [block:image] { "images": [ { "image": [ "https://files.readme.io/c3fbad2-Screen_Shot_2016-08-23_at_12.31.12.png", "Screen Shot 2016-08-23 at 12.31.12.png", 1670, 818, "#213b5f" ] } ] } [/block] [block:image] { "images": [ { "image": [ "https://files.readme.io/Vrer96Q8TkecM01fcNLg_Restore_full_backup_01.png", "Restore_full_backup_01.png", "2558", "1310", "#3d6893", "" ] } ] } [/block] The restoration process will begin and you'll be redirected to Instances list. Once the process finishes you'll be notified with a confirmation pop up.