How to restore a file
You can select one of the following operating procedures to restore a file from a backup image file by using ActiveImage Protector.
Depending on the situation, please select the optimum procedures of restoring a file.
– Launch [File Recovery] wizard
Select [AIP Console] →[Recovery]→ [File Recovery] and restore a file from a backup image file. Enabling [Copy ACL] option also restores NTFS access right.
–Mount Backup Image
Select [AIP Console] → [Image Manager] → [Mount Image]. Allocate a drive letter in Windows to the backup image file.
When the backup image file is mounted, you can access the drive in Windows Explorer and restore a file from the backup image file. The mounted backup image file is accessible just like a drive in Windows. You can also scan the mounted backup image file for viruses. The mounted image must be unmounted when you have finished using the backup image file.
Double-click and open the backup image file (.aiv or .aii file) on Explorer. Right-click on the file and select [Copy] in the right-click menu, then [Paste] the file in the restore target folder.
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