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VssRestoreType Enumeration
The VssRestoreType enumeration is used by a requester to indicate the type of restore operation it is about to perform.

Namespace: Alphaleonis.Win32.Vss
Assembly: AlphaVSS.Common (in AlphaVSS.Common.dll) Version: 1.3.0.0 (1.3.0.0)
Syntax
public enum VssRestoreType
Members
  Member nameValueDescription
Undefined0

No restore type is defined.

This indicates an error on the part of the requester.

ByCopy1The default restore type: A requester restores backed-up data to the original volume from a backup medium.
Import2

A requester does not copy data from a backup medium, but imports a transportable shadow copy and uses this imported volume for operations such as data mining.

Windows Server 2003, Standard Edition and Windows Server 2003, Web Edition: This value is not supported. All editions of Windows Server 2003 SP1 support this value.

Other3A restore type not currently enumerated. This value indicates an application error.
Remarks

A requester sets the type of a restore operation using SetRestoreState(VssRestoreType).

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