Generating full Directory database backup - Security Center 5.9

Security Center Administrator Guide 5.9

Applies to
Security Center 5.9
Last updated
2022-09-12
Content type
Guides > Administrator guides
Language
English (United States)
Product
Security Center
Version
5.9

Once the Backup and restore failover mode is enabled, all manual backups of the Directory database must be performed from the Directory Manager's Database failover tab in Config Tool.

What you should know

If the Backup and restore failover mode is not enabled, back up the Directory database from Server Admin.

Procedure

  1. From the Config Tool home page, open the System task, and click the Roles view.
  2. Select the Directory Manager () role, and click the Database failover tab.
  3. In the Master backup section, click Generate full backup.

Results

A full Directory backup is generated in the Security Center backup folder (default=C:\SecurityCenterBackup) on the database server. All configuration files (config, gconfig, and xml files) are backed up on the main server.