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How to Use Granular Restore to Quickly Extract Files from oVirt VM Backup?

2024-01-29 | Nick Zhao

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  • How to use granular restore to extract files from oVirt VM backup in Vinchin Backup & Recovery?

How to Use Granular Restore to Quickly Extract Files from oVirt VM Backup in Vinchin Backup & Recovery?

Traditional backup software can help restore the whole VM but sometimes you just want files in the VM backup. Vinchin Backup & Recovery can help you directly extract files from the VM backup so you can get the files of early versions to replace the modified ones.

If you doesn’t have an oVirt VM backup, you can use Vinchin Backup & Recovery to create a backup first.

How to use granular restore to extract files from oVirt VM backup in Vinchin Backup & Recovery?

After you have a backup of oVirt VM, go to VM Backup > Restore > Granular Restore and select this oVirt VM backup.

Select oVirt Restore Point

Manually start the job.

Start the Job

After the job is done, you can preview the files on the VM and get the ones you need. Just click the download button to download the files or folders to the local machine.

Then the files will be downloaded to this computer.

Extract Files

After that, just stop this job to avoid wasting resources.

Stop the Job

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