SharePoint Portal Server 2003 Sample: Back Up and Restore

    Use these programmatic steps to help you write an application to perform a disaster recovery of a Microsoft® Office SharePoint® Portal Server 2003 farm.
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        The SPSBackupSample in this download (SPSBackupSample.exe) includes programmatic steps and code to demonstrate how to backup and restore all SharePoint Portal Server 2003 or Microsoft Windows® SharePoint Services sites in the server farm. The code shows how to write a backup and restore application for SharePoint Portal Server 2003, and to perform Web Storage System backup for backwards-compatible Microsoft Exchange Server document libraries.
    • Supported Operating System

      Windows Server 2003

        • This download works with the following applications or technologies:
          • Microsoft Visual Studio® .NET
          • SharePoint Portal Server 2003
          • Windows SharePoint Services
      • To install this download:
        1. Download the file by clicking the SPSBackupSample.exe link (above) and saving the file to your hard disk.
        2. Double-click the SPSBackupSample.exe program file on your hard disk to start the setup program.
        3. Follow the instructions in the article How to Write a Back Up and Restore Application for SharePoint Portal Server 2003 to complete the installation.
        Instructions for use:

        To install the sample, double-click the .exe file in your installation directory.

        To remove this download:

        To remove the download file itself, delete the file SPSBackupSample.exe.
        To remove the sample files, delete the following:
        • SPSBackupSample folder and its files
        • WSSSample folder and its files

      • Note: This package does not collect any personal information.

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