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Restoring deleted columns from a list.

  Asked By: Beth    Date: Dec 10    Category: Sharepoint    Views: 11696

How do I restore columns that I have deleted from a list. Do I have to restore the site? Can you send me details on this.



8 Answers Found

Answer #1    Answered By: Titus Sweet     Answered On: Dec 10

Do you have daily/weekly backups of your site?

Answer #2    Answered By: Laura Walker     Answered On: Dec 10

Yes we do. Can you send  me detailed info about backing up the site  & restoring  it. Since I am new to this I would like to restore  to a diff site, make sure I did this right.

Answer #3    Answered By: Christop Mcfadden     Answered On: Dec 10

There isn't a column restore  or list  restore in SPPT 2003. If you have
an STP file representing the List or Web that included all the deleted
data (10MB in total size), you could potentially use that. Otherwise,
you'll need a backup of the Web, Site Collection, or Farm to get your
column back.

Answer #4    Answered By: Victoria Bell     Answered On: Dec 10

How do I do a backup of that particular site. send  you send me the details.

Answer #5    Answered By: Cassidy Sharpe     Answered On: Dec 10

If it is less than 10 MB you can save the site  as a Custom Site Template
(from Site Administration page). Otherwise, you will need to use STSADM,
smigrate, or SPSBackup.

Answer #6    Answered By: Linda Mason     Answered On: Dec 10

It is less than 10MB. Can you guide me please.

Answer #7    Answered By: Hans Weiss     Answered On: Dec 10

For saving a site  as a template, you can go to site administration page and under "Management and Statistics", you should find an option (Save site as template) that you are looking for.

Answer #8    Answered By: Damon Garner     Answered On: Dec 10

An unpublished excerpt from my Step By Step book:

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