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  • Question

  • Hi!

    I am administrating SharePoint 2007 portal for my organization. Recently I crossed a scenario, where I need to restore content data from one web application to other.

    To simplify the scenario

    1. http://mysite_restored - Contains data till 4th June

    2. http://mysite_production - Contains data till date but exclusive of 27th May till 4th June

    Any idea, suggestion or help with copying missing data (i.e. from 27th May till 4th June) from mysite_restored to mysite_production?

    Please be informed that both the web application contains absolutely same workspaces, site collections and lists.

    Will look forward for your kind inputs.

    Best Regards,

    Shravan Suthar

    Monday, June 17, 2013 1:16 PM

All replies

  • For SharePoint 2007 you could build a custom solution to move the data or if you install PowerShell on one of the servers in the farm you could write a PowerShell script as well.

    Out of the box these would be your available options. Third party migration tools like Metalogix Migration Manager for SharePoint can easily achieve your goal (disclosure: I work for a Metalogix partner).


    Jason Warren
    Infrastructure Architect

    Monday, June 17, 2013 2:25 PM
  • If you don't have a PS specialist, or someone familiar with scripting, I'd go with a tool as well.  It'll be much quicker and efficient, especially if we're talking about SharePoint 2007.  I'd also suggest Metalogix utilities.


    Steven Andrews | SharePoint Professional | http://www.twitter.com/backpackerd00d | https://baron72.wordpress.com/

    Wednesday, June 19, 2013 9:59 AM
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