Step 5. Start Recovery Session
At the Summary step of the wizard, review summary information and click Finish.
As soon as you click Finish, Veeam Backup for Google Cloud will close the File-level Recovery wizard, start a recovery session and display the FLR Running Sessions window. During the recovery session, Veeam Backup for Google Cloud will deploy a worker instance and attach persistent disks of the processed VM instance to it.
If you accidentally close the FLR Running Sessions window, navigate to Protected Data and click the link in the File-Level Recovery URL column to open the window again.
In the FLR Running Sessions window, you can track the progress of the recovery session. In the URL column of the window, Veeam Backup for Google Cloud will display a link to the File-Level Restore browser. You can use the link in either of the following ways:
- Click the link to open the File-Level Restore browser on your local machine while the recovery session is running.
- Copy the link, close the FLR Running Sessions window and open the File-Level Restore browser on another machine.
When you click Copy FLR URL, Veeam Backup for Google Cloud copies the following information to the clipboard:
To avoid a man-in-the-middle attack, before you start recovering files and folders, check that the certificate thumbprint displayed in the web browser from which you access the File-Level Restore browser matches the provided certificate thumbprint.