How to Restore Linux KVM

  • 11 February 2021
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can anyone tell me please how to restore the whole KVM in GUI?


thank you


Best answer by Mike Struening RETIRED 11 February 2021, 15:34

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Hi jokidane,


Are you trying to recover the KVM Host or the VM’s?

With Virtual Server KVM Backups only the VM’s are protected from the KVM Hosts.

You can restore all the VM’s by going to Browse & Restore” > Full Virtual Machine and selecting the VM’s to restore. - Procedure documented here: Restoring Full Virtual Machines (



Best Regards,


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Hey, @jokidane !  Thanks for the post and welcome!!

To confirm, you are backing up the KVMs using the Virtual Server Agent and want to do a restore of the entire vm?

Assuming you are using the Red Hat Virtualization, these instructions should answer your concern:


If it does, feel free to mark this as the Best Answer!

Userlevel 7
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@jokidane did you even had a look at the documentation?