The solution explains what you should consider if you need to back up and then restore an Insight DPM application on Windows.
IMPORTANT: This article contains information about modifying the registry. Before you modify the registry, make sure to create back up of the registry and ensure that you understand how to restore the registry if a problem may occur. For more information about how to back up, restore, and edit the registry, please review the relevant Microsoft Knowledge Base articles on support.microsoft.com.
Note: For more information about how to back up and restore MDB, please review the relevant Database Administration articles on Microsoft or Oracle websites in terms of your MDB type, or ask the assistance of your local database administrator.
To back up and restore an Insight DPM application for a worse-case scenario, when all components become unusable and a product reinstallation on the same server is required. In this scenario, we fix the environment to Windows 2003 and Insight DPM 11.2.4.