Thycotic Secret Server Manual Back Up

To back up your Secret Server Installation use the following steps. ( Your Secret Server instance may be running during this procedure )

  • Navigate to the directory where Secret Server is installed and copy the folder (holding the application) to your back up location.
  • Open your SQL Server Management Studio.
  • Right click the database your Secret Server is running on, select tasks, then backup.
  • Click the Add button, you will be prompted to enter a file path.  Make sure SQL Server has permissions for this location.
  • Copy the resulting database backup file to your backup location.

Note: You can also automate steps 2-4 by using the Command:

osql -S myserver\SQLEXPRESS -E – Q “BACKUP DATABASE SECRETSERVER TO DISK = ‘c:\backup\ss.bak’ “

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