Performing an automated restore by using the
Disaster Recovery wizard
Use the following steps
to perform an automated restore by using the Disaster Recovery
To perform an automated restore by using the
Disaster Recovery Wizard
Place the bootable IDR CD
in the CD drive of the computer to be recovered and then start the
After reading the IDR
boot screen, press Enter.
In the initial Symantec
Intelligent Disaster Recovery panel, click Automated Recovery, and then click
If the Disaster Recovery
Wizard fails to run and returns you to the initial IDR Recovery
screen, click Start> View Log
File. Use this log file when you contact Symantec
If SCSI or RAID
controller drivers are required, the drivers are automatically
installed if the Disaster Recovery Wizard finds them in its driver
database. If the SCSI or RAID drivers are not found, click
Have Disk to install the
required drivers, and then click OK.
Select the *.dr file for
the computer that you want to recover, and then click
Each *.dr file is labeled
using the name of the computer from which it was created. It also
shows the date and time it was created. Make sure you select the
correct *.dr file.
If the *.dr file does not
appear, click Browse to
navigate to the destination folder where you stored the backup copy
of the *.dr file.
If the *.dr file resides
on a network drive, click Install
Network to enable networking.
After installing the
network drivers, click Browse to find the *.dr file.