How to perform Site collection backup


  • Hi,

    How can i perform SharePoint Online site collection as we perform on-premises. I want to backup my SharePoint online site and restore it to On-Premises SharePoint so that i have a company and i can do some more work.

    pls guide.



    Wednesday, November 23, 2016 7:26 AM

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  • Hi,

    yes, i want to off-load my SharePoint Online to On-Premises SharePoint. What about my workflow development, List backup.



    Wednesday, November 23, 2016 9:57 AM
  • Hi,

    Check out this link for manual migration.

    As already suggested by KHart85, you can use any third party tool that exports SharePoint Online to On-Premises.

    There are a variety of tools available online. Check out the list given by KHart85.

    Third party tool that to export all Office 365 data (including SharePoint Online) is in the link below:

    I hope this works for you.

    Best Regards,


    • Edited by Kelvin Howard Thursday, November 24, 2016 6:07 AM typo
    Thursday, November 24, 2016 6:06 AM
  • Hi imughal,

    For SharePoint Online lists data backup and restore to On-Premise environment, we can firstly export to excel and then use "Import SpreadSheet" app to import data to On-Premise list.

    More information about SharePoint Online backup and restore, please refer the article:

    The 4 Options You Need to Know About SharePoint Online Backup and Restore


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    Thursday, November 24, 2016 9:55 AM