wbadmin start systemstatebackup -backupTarget:VolumeName
Here VolumeName is the storage location for the backup, such as F:.
To restore a server’s system state, type the following at an elevated command prompt:
wbadmin start systemstaterecovery -backupTarget:VolumeName
Here VolumeName is the storage location that contains the backup you want to recover, such as F:.
Additionally, you can do the following:
- Use the –recoveryTarget parameter to restore to an alternate location.
- Use the –machine parameter to specify the name of the computer to recover if the original backup location contains backups for multiple computers.
- Use the –authSysvol parameter to perform an authoritative restore of the SYSVOL.
You can also recover the system state by using a backup that includes the system state or by performing a recovery.