Contacts Backup

This chapter covers the following topics:


To perform Contacts backup, make sure your global domain administrator is active and has a commercial or trial Microsoft 365 / Google Workspace license.

To learn more about licensing, refer to the Licensing chapter

Getting Started with Contacts Backup

To enable Contacts backup, click Configure Backup on the dashboard and turn on Contacts backup services. Select Apply to enabled users to create Calendar backup for all enabled users.

To run the initial backup, click Save. You can monitor the backup task processing using Task Manager

Once the initial backup is completed, you can view a list of the backed up content.

You can export selected calendar events or calendars to PST file, as described in Export to PST chapter.

Back up Contacts

By default, Contacts backup is performed twice per day automatically.

Restore Contacts

To restore your contacts, select Contacts in the horizontal menu bar.

The list of backed-up contacts is on the left panel. To view the required contact, select it. Use Ctrl to select multiple contacts to restore.

The following restore options are available:

  • Restore All

To start the restore, click Restore All button. Restore starts automatically.

You can monitor the restore task processing using the Task Manager.