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 + ​Backing Up a Database in SQL
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 +===== Steps =====
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 +  To back up a database ​
 +  - When you connect to the correct instance of the Microsoft SQL Server Database Engine, look in Object Explorer, and click the server name to expand the server tree. 
 +  - Expand Databases, System Databases and select StoreData or whatever the system database is called for Control.
 +  - Right-click the database, point to Tasks, and then click Back Up. The Back Up Database will appear.
 +  - In the Database list box, verify the database name. 
 +  - You can perform a database backup for any recovery model (FULL, BULK_LOGGED,​ or SIMPLE). ​
 +  - In the Backup type list box, select Full.
 +  - Optionally, you can select Copy Only Backup to create a copy-only backup. ​
 +  - For Backup component, click Database.
 +  - Either accept the default backup name suggested or enter a different one for the backup.
 +  - Choose the type of backup destination by clicking Disk or Tape. The selected paths are displayed in the Backup to list box.
 +  - To view or select the advanced options, click Options in the select a page pane. 
 +  - In the Reliability section, optionally check: verify backup when finished.
 +  - Click ok.
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 +===== Version Information =====
 +  * Reported : 9/1/2009
 +  * Version(s): Control All
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