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Procedure to backup and restore PRTG



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What is the procedure to backup and restore PRTG?

Which folders should I protect?

Is it necessary to stop some service during the backup?

For server core and remote probe.

Thank you.

prtg snmp wmi

Created on Dec 6, 2017 9:05:21 PM by  Sandro Alves (6) 1

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Hello Sandro,
Thanks for your KB-posting.

  • If you want to backup your entire PRTG Configuration including all monitoring data, please refer to this guide
  • If you want to restore a previous configuration, please refer to this guide
  • You want to know how and where PRTG store its data? - please refer to this KB-article
  • If you want to migrate your entire PRTG instance to another host, please refer to our migration guide
  • If you want to migrate a Remote Probe to another host, please have a look at this guide

Best regards,

Created on Dec 7, 2017 6:45:10 AM by  Sven Roggenhofer [Paessler Technical Support]

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