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How to Do a Full Server Restore to Amazon EC2

How to Do a Full Server Restore to Amazon EC2

In this post, we explain how to recover your server to Amazon EC2. This will be helpful in disaster recovery cases when you don’t have spare hardware but need to restore server nonetheless.

Full server backup and recovery to the cloud service, including Amazon EC2, can be done with MSP360 Backup for Windows Server.
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How to Do a Full Server Restore to Amazon EC2 with MSP360 Backup

Choose the Restore to EC2 option
Restore to EC2 option

Click nextRestore to EC2 Wizard

Select Restore Image Based BackupSelect Restore Image Based Backup

Select Restore as Amazon EC2 InstanceSelect Restore as Amazon EC2 Instance

Specify the specifics of your Amazon S3 account and target EC2 instancespecifics of your Amazon S3 account

Select a temporary instance if neededSelect a temporary instance

Specify the temporary EC2 instance details if you’ve chosen to recover with temporary instance. After that click next. That’s the final step for setting up the EC2 recoverytemporary EC2 instance details


MSP360 Backup has a 15-day fully-functional trial version. Check it and decide if it meets your needs. If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to contact us in the comments, through any social media or our support system.

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MSP360 Backup for Windows Server
  • Image-based, system state and file-level backup
  • Local, cloud and hybrid backup
  • Multiple recovery options (bare-metal, USB, cloud)
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