If a disaster occurs on a
computer before you create the recovery media for it, you can still
create recovery media if you made a full backup of the computer
before the disaster.
remote computers, this feature is available only if the Remote
Agent version 10.0 or higher is installed on the remote
When you create a full
backup of a computer, IDR creates a *.dr file that contains system
and catalog information. IDR uses the *.dr file to create the
recovery media needed to recover the computer.
If a disaster occurs on
the local media server, you can create recovery media for it after
a disaster if you have another media server and a copy of the *.dr
file from the local media server in an alternate location. Also,
you can use the Remote Administrator to recover the local media