Restoring data from a backup


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Restoring data from a backup

Now that you've made a successful backup of your course, let's go ahead and look at how to restore a course. To do this, let's delete a file such as our course Syllabi that we added in an earlier movie. To do this, make sure Editing is turned -on and click on the X to the right of your Syllabus. It's going to ask us, Are you absolutely sure you want to delete this resource? We'll say yes. And the syllabi is now gone from our course. Let's go ahead and restore that from the backup that we've just made in the previous movie.

To do this, simply go down to the Administration block and click on the Restore link. We can see the backup that we created, backup-biol432-20090414-1543. The last two sets of numbers are going to be different from your file than from mine as this is the unique identifier for the particular file that I made a backup for. Your backup should be listed here. We can then click the Restore button in the Actions column. We are told we're about...

Restoring data from a backup
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Restoring data from a backup provides you with in-depth training on Education + Elearning. Taught by Chris Mattia as part of the Moodle 1.9 Essential Training for Teachers

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Education + Elearning
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