Custom Lists

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    Veeam Explorer for Microsoft SharePoint supports obtaining custom list templates from backups created in Veeam Backup & Replication list data without having to perform any additional operations.

    Note

    Configuring custom lists is not required when working with backups created in Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365.

    To see templates with their names and features, do the following:

    1. In the main menu, click General Options.
    2. Open the Custom Lists tab.
    3. Click the link under the Status column which also comprises the total number of available templates.
    4. If you want to automatically update existing templates, select the Automatically update custom list templates from backups check box.
    5. If you want to be notified whether the database contains new templates other than those you already have, select the Warn me if attached database has new custom list templates check box.

    Configuring Custom Lists

    See the next figure showing you what custom list templates are available.

    Configuring Custom Lists

    To remove templates, click Clear.

    Importing Templates Manually

    To import existing templates from the Microsoft SharePoint server manually, do the following:

    1. In the main menu, click General Options.
    2. Open the Custom Lists tab.
    3. Click Update.
    4. Specify the path to Microsoft SharePoint templates, select the language and click OK. The language set in the drop-down list depends on the installed language packages on a SharePoint server.

    Custom Lists 

    Importing Templates Using Ribbon Menu

    Note

    Available only for Microsoft SQL Server databases and requires a staging SQL server. For more information on configuring a staging server, see Configuring SQL Server Settings.

    To import existing templates from the Microsoft SharePoint server using the ribbon menu, do the following:

    1. In the navigation pane, select a SQL database.
    2. Click Custom List Templates on the ribbon or right-click a SQL database and select Custom list templates settings.

    Custom Lists 

    1. Choose how you want your templates to be applied:
    1. Select Use global custom list settings to apply global list templates to the select database.
    2. Select Use the following custom list settings to apply the templates to the selected database only.

    When using the latter option, specify the path to the Microsoft SharePoint templates, select the language and click OK. The language set in the drop-down list depends on the installed language packages on a SharePoint server.

    Custom Lists