Exchange Restore

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    The Exchange Restore wizard allows you to configure options that Veeam Backup for Microsoft 365 will apply when restoring the selected Microsoft Exchange items.

    To configure Exchange restore, do the following:

    1. At the Items step, specify items that you want to restore. If you no longer want to restore an item, select it and click Remove.

    Exchange Restore

    1. At the Restore mode step, select where you want to restore the selected items:
    • Restore to the original location. Select this option if you want to restore the selected items to their original location. Then proceed to step 5.
    • Restore to a new location. Select this option if you want to restore the selected items to another location and specify the folder name in the Restore to the following folder field. If the specified folder does not exist, it will be created automatically.

    Exchange Restore

    1. Click Advanced options to open the Restore options dialog.
    2. In the Restore options dialog, select check boxes next to the additional options that you want to apply during the restore operation and then click Apply:
    • Restore changed items. Select this check box if you want to restore items that have been changed.
    • Restore missing items. Select this check box if you want to restore items that are missing in the target folder.
    • Mark restored items as unread. Select this check box if you want to mark each restored item as unread.

    Exchange Restore

    1. [Optional] At the Reason step, specify a restore reason. This information will be available in the Reason column on the Restore Sessions tab and you will be able to reference it later.
    2. At the Summary step, review details of the restore operation and click Finish.

    Restore Portal runs the restore operation immediately and opens the Restore Sessions tab, where you view details about restore session progress and results.