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Restore a Snapshot to a Volume

Druva CloudRanger allows you to restore a snapshot to a new unattached EBS volume, in an Availability Zone of your choice.

To restore a snapshot to a volume:

  1. Log into your Druva CloudRanger console and navigate to Resources > EBS.

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  2. Navigate to the Backups tab and select the snapshot that you wish to restore.
  3. On the backup details page, click Restore.
    Note: Alternatively, you may select the snapshot from the Backup page, and then click Restore to initiate the restore process.

    The Restore Snapshot page displays an overview of the snapshot with the associated tags.

  4. Select the Restore as a volume option.


    The File Level Recovery option is selected by default.

    Field Description

    Volume Name

    [Mandatory] Enter a name for the volume.

    Volume Size

    The volume size in GB.
    The value here must be greater than or equal to the backup data size of the snapshot.

    Availability Zone

    Select an availability zone within the region where you want the volume to be stored.
    For more information, see Regions and Availability Zones.

    Volume Type

    Volume type for the volume, for example General Purpose SSD.
     For more information, see Amazon EBS Volume Types.

  5. Click Confirm.
    The restored snapshots will now be available on the Restores page.