You can restore backed up and archived projects
using the Restore Project program. This program allows you to
overwrite any current project with a backed up version, or restore
a backed up project as a new project.
Note: Be careful when restoring files as
every file in the destination and sub-directories will be deleted
before restoring. If you accidentally set your restore path to the
root directory of the drive, the program will delete your entire
HARD DISK DRIVE ERASURE
Do not set the Restore Project path to the
root directory of your drive (usually c:\).
Failure to follow these instructions can
result in equipment damage.
To restore a project:
Open Citect Explorer.
Click the Restore button
or select Tools | Restore. The Restore Project dialog box will display.
In the Backup
file field, enter the name of the project to restore.
select `Current project', to overwrite a project with the backed up
one, or `New project' to restore a backed up project as a new
In the Name
field, enter a name for the restored project.
In the Location field, enter the location of the project to
restore, including the file name. You can either type in the path
directly, or use the Browse button.
Under Options, select `Configuration files' to restore backed
up INI files, and the TimeSyncConfig.xml file used to store the
time synchronization settings configured in the Time
If you backed up the
sub-directories under the project, the directories will be listed
under `Select sub-directories to restore'. You can choose to
restore every or no sub-directories, or you can select specific
sub-directories to restore.