Starting Physical Machine Recovery

To recover a physical machine to a VMware VM, take one of the following actions:

  • Go to the Jobs menu, click Recover, and select VM recovery from backup under Physical Full Recovery.


  • Open the New Recovery Job Wizard from the Repositories tab by following the steps below:

    1. From the main menu of NAKIVO Backup & Replication, click Settings.

    2. Go to the Repositories tab.

    3. Hover over the Backup Repository containing the needed backup, click the ellipsis Manage button, and click Recover.

    4. Click VM recovery from backup under Physical Full Recovery.

  • Open the New Recovery Job Wizard from the Tape tab by following the steps below:

    1. From the main menu of NAKIVO Backup & Replication, click Settings.

    2. Go to the Tape tab and click Backups.

    3. Select the necessary Physical machine backups.

    4. Click the Recover button.

  • Alternatively, the recovery can be performed by using the search function.

The New Recovery Job Wizard for Physical Machines opens.