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Can we restore snapshot or backup from one droplet to other one.

Posted March 13, 2020 290 views
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I have two droplets and want to restore snapshot of one droplet to another existing droplet.

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Hello. You can’t restore a droplet from a snapshot belonging to another droplet. The only thing you can do is to create a new droplet from the desired snapshot and replace the old droplet with the one just created. If you are hosting a website on the droplet you should also change the DSN record to point to the new IP address. Would this work for you?

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