Data Back up and Restore

How to perform the backup and restore the database

In this document, we take you through the steps involved in manually creating a backup of the Patch Connect Plus Database and also restoring a previously saved backup so that data remains safe at all times. 

Note:

This Data Backup and Restore is applicable only for Patch Connect Plus build 90094 or above.

Steps involved in creating manual data backup

  1. Stop the patch connect plus service.
  2. Right click start -->Explore --> directory where PCP server folder is present -->bin For example, right click start -->Explore -->Local Disk (C:) -->Program Files -->ManageEngine -->PatchConnectPlus -->bin
  3. Run this bat in admin mode backupDB.bat

Backup File is created in below location \PatchConnectPlus\Backup

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How to restore a backup file

  1. Stop the patch connect plus service.
  2. Right click start -->Explore --> directory where PCP server folder is present -->bin For example, right click start -->Explore -->Local Disk (C:) -->Program Files -->ManageEngine -->PatchConnectPlus -->bin
  3. Run this bat in admin mode restoreDB.bat For example, restoreDB.bat "C:\Program Files\ManageEngine\PatchConnectPlus\Backup\OfflineBackup_20210223104852.ezip" -p ""

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