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How to restore Windows sharepoint services to a new server backup

WSS stands for Windows SharePoint Services. Developed by Microsoft, is designed for WSS collaboration, file sharing and web publishing. WSS you can restore from a backup tool with the command on your Windows computer. You must have administrator privileges to perform this task.


1. Click the Start menu and "run" (without quotation marks) into the search bar at the bottom of the survey. Click "Run ..." in the search results.


2. Type "cmd" (without the quotes) and press Enter. This starts the "Command Prompt".


3. Type the following without quotes "stsadm-o restore-url-name and press Enter. Replace "URL" of your URL with the Web server. Replace the "name" with the name of the backup file from which you wish to restore WSS.


4. Allow Windows to complete the restoration. You will see a confirmation pop-up message that the restore was successful.


5. Close the command prompt. Restart the computer.

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