How to make a Microsoft SQL backup of the GoldMine database

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    How to make a Microsoft SQL backup of the GoldMine database


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    1. Open Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio
    2. Expand the section "Databases".
    3. Highlight the GoldMine database you are backing up > Right click > Tasks > Backup.
    4. Click Add and Browse to where you are placing the backup (The default location is C:\Program Files\Microsoft SQL Server\MSSQL\Backup)
    5. Provide a file name > OK > OK > OK
    6. Once the backup is made, you can exit SQL Server Management Studio and find the backup file and copy it to a safe location
    To learn more about creating SQL backups, please visit: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms187510.aspx


    Remember to backup your Microsoft SQL database(s) and GoldMine folders often as part of a strong data recovery plan.

    NOTE: GoldMine Support cannot setup Microsoft SQL maintenance or backup plans with you. Additional links below are provided for your reference.

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