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How can i backup and restore the entire Media Library?

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Nov 23, 2014 at 4:22 AM
i tried copy the folder in windows explorer, but it doesn't work. i think i need backup / restore the records in database. how can i do that?

thank you for any answer.
Nov 23, 2014 at 5:51 AM
Yes, the media library creates content items that point to the physical media files, so you will have to backup both the database as well as the physical files.
If you want to backup only the media content items and their physical files, you can export the media items using the Import Export feature as one part of the backup, and backup the physical files manually. When you want to import the media, simply copy in the physical files using Window Explorer and import the XML file that was generated during export.
Marked as answer by HappyCoder79 on 11/23/2014 at 2:06 AM
Nov 23, 2014 at 10:06 AM
Edited Nov 23, 2014 at 10:07 AM
Thank you very much!