You can restore files to an Elastic Compute Service (ECS) instance from a backup of the same ECS instance or another ECS instance that uses the same backup vault. You can also restore files to an ECS instance from a backup that is created by a file backup client in a local Internet data center (IDC).

Procedure

  1. Log on to the Hybrid Backup Recovery (HBR) console.
  2. In the left-side navigation pane, choose Backup > ECS File Backup.
  3. On the ECS File Backup page, click the ECS Instance tab.
  4. On the ECS Instance tab, find the target ECS instance and click Restore in the Actions column.
  5. In the New Restore Task pane that appears, set Restore Resource.
    • From This ECS

      Select this option if you need to restore backup files from the current ECS instance. Then, follow these steps:

      1. Click Next.
      2. Select a snapshot and click Next.
      3. Set Restore Path, select the files to be restored, and then click Create.
    • From Other ECS

      Select this option if you need to restore backup files from another ECS instance that uses the same backup vault to the current ECS instance. Then, follow these steps:

      1. Select the ECS instance where the backup files reside and click Next.
      2. Select a snapshot and click Next.
      3. Set Restore Path, select the files to be restored, and then click Create.
    • From Local Client

      Select this option if you need to restore files backed up by a file backup client in a local IDC to the current ECS instance. Then, follow these steps:

      1. Select the client that is used to back up the files to be restored and click Next.
      2. Select a snapshot and click Next.
      3. Set Restore Path, select the files to be restored, and then click Create.
    Note On the ECS File Backup page, you can click the Restore Jobs tab to view the progress of the created restore job.