Recover-RecoverableItem

Recover-RecoverableItem

Recovers a version of the data source to a target location.

Syntax

Recover-RecoverableItem [-RecoveryOption] <RecoveryOption> [[-RecoverableItem] <RecoverableObject>] [-JobStateChangedEventHandler <JobStateChangedEventHandler>] [-RecoveryNotification <Notification>] [-RecoveryPointLocation <RecoverySourceLocation>] [<CommonParameters>]

Detailed Description

The Recover-RecoverableItem cmdlet recovers a point in time version of a data source (recovery point) or a child recoverable item within it to the target location.

Parameters

-RecoveryOption

Encapsulates the user's protection intent while performing a recovery based on the recovery source and recovery type. This object is built using the New-RecoveryOption cmdlet.

Attributes

Name Value

Required?

true

Accept wildcard characters?

false

Accept Pipeline Input?

true (ByValue)

Position?

0

-RecoverableItem

A child item within a recovery point that can be recovered. For example, a Windows file system share or volume, a Microsoft SQL Server database, a Microsoft Exchange storage group, a Microsoft SharePoint, Microsoft Virtual Machine, a Microsoft DPM database, a system state, or a recovery point.

Attributes

Name Value

Required?

false

Accept wildcard characters?

false

Accept Pipeline Input?

true (ByValue)

Position?

1

-JobStateChangedEventHandler

The JobStateChangedEventHandler is used along with the -Async parameter so that the user can be informed of the status of the operation. This is useful when building a GUI using cmdlets. It is not used when working with the DPM Management Shell.

Attributes

Name Value

Required?

false

Accept wildcard characters?

false

Accept Pipeline Input?

false

Position?

named

-RecoveryNotification

Notifies you when recovery has been completed. The notification object is returned by the New-NotificationObject cmdlet.

Attributes

Name Value

Required?

false

Accept wildcard characters?

false

Accept Pipeline Input?

false

Position?

named

-RecoveryPointLocation

The location of the recovery point. This is necessary if a recovery item exists in more than one location for the same point in time. For example, on a disk and tape or on two tapes.

Attributes

Name Value

Required?

false

Accept wildcard characters?

false

Accept Pipeline Input?

true (ByValue)

Position?

named

-CommonParameter

This cmdlet supports the common parameters: Verbose, Debug, ErrorAction, ErrorVariable, WarningAction, WarningVariable, OutBuffer, and OutVariable. For more information, see about_CommonParameters.

Input and Return Types

The input type is the type of the objects that you can pipe to the cmdlet. The return type is the type of the objects that the cmdlet emits.

Notes

  • For more information, type "Get-Help Recover-RecoverableItem -detailed".
    For technical information, type "Get-Help Recover-RecoverableItem -full".

    Additionally, any updated information about the cmdlet will be available at http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=95130.

Examples

EXAMPLE 1

$rp = Get-RecoveryPoint -Datasource $ds 
$rop = New-RecoveryOption -TargetServer test.contoso.com -RecoveryLocation copytofolder -FileSystem -AlternateLocation "f:\restore" -OverwriteType overwrite -RestoreSecurity -RecoveryType Restore  
Recover-RecoverableItem -RecoverableItem $rp -RecoveryOption $rop

This command recovers the entire recovery point specified.