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Visual SourceSafe 2005 Software Configuration Management in Practice by Aleksandar Seovic

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Restoring the Database

The restore function allows you to restore a previously archived project over the original project, to a new project in the same database, or to a new project in a different database.

Note

Before performing the restore operation, make sure no users are logged in and lock the database.

If you use Visual SourceSafe Administrator from a client computer or from the server using the network path, you will see the following message:

Restoring the Database

For maximum performance, you should use it directly on the SourceSafe server and log in to the database using a local path rather than a network path. For this purpose, you can add the same database to ...

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