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Powershell Restore-CVSQLDatabase missing NORECOVER option

  • 15 September 2021
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Looking for a NORECOVER option when restoring SQL DB with powershell.

Not possible with this cmdlet.
Is there another way?


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Hi @yan 

There is another community post about similar Restore-CVSQLDatabase related questions: 

From what I can see, there is no other way when using powershell - Someone else in the community however may know something I don’t! 

As for alternatives,  you could try using qcommands: https://documentation.commvault.com/11.24/expert/18366_restoring_sql_server_agent_using_command_line_interface.html
 

There is a template that can be leveraged: https://documentation.commvault.com/11.24/assets/products/sql/command_line_xml/restore_template.xml 
 

You populate the parameters you require, in this particular situation you would modify the sqlServerRstOption <sqlRecoverType> "STATE_RECOVER" to "STATE_NORECOVER" and the restore will leave the database in a no recovery state.


If you must use powershell, the other community article I linked above has next steps you can follow on how you can get answers or clarification. 

Hopefully this helps in some way.

 

Chris 

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