Recovery for BizTalk

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Q: Can Recovery for BizTalk repair my BizTalk database?
A:

The effective way to find out if a BizTalk database is recoverable is to try the demo version of Recovery for BizTalk on it. Visit the Demo page for a free copy of the demo.

Product specifications with lists of items recovered and not recovered is available at the Product Information page.

Note: Always backup your original corrupted BizTalk database before proceeding with any recovery activity!

 
Q: What limitations does the demo version of Recovery for BizTalk have?
A: Demo version recovers limited number of the documents from the corrupted database. The content of the remaining documents is replaced by demo text. Also the descriptions of the documents as well as channels, ports and envelopes are being replaced. Full version of Recovery for BizTalk will restore demo-limited elements as well.

Note, that no additional documents or any other elements and features of the original database will be recovered by commercial version of Recovery for BizTalk if absent from demo output.

 
Q: I have tried the demo. How do I decide whether to purchase the full version of Recovery for BizTalk?
A:

Evaluating the results of demo recovery can help in making the decision.

 
Q: What are the differences between product licenses?
A:

Details of current licensing scheme are described at the Licensing page.

 
Q: Why do results of recovery contain less data than the original BizTalk database?
A: This is normal. The damaged parts of your BizTalk database will convert to zero size on output. The other common reason of file size decrease is when some of features of the original database are not supported and therefore absent from the recovered database.
Demo-recovered database is smaller because it mostly consists of demo placeholders than actual data.
 
Q: Running Recovery for BizTalk from command line (through Windows Start -> Run menu).
A:

If your license type is Enterprise or Service, you can run Recovery for BizTalk from command line and use these calls in your batch files. Standard version does not support command line. The format for command line call is:

btr.exe <original filename with path> "<path to directory to store the recovered file(s)>"
(without angle brackets).

Please note that the directory for recovered file(s) should be created before starting the recovery.

Command line mode supports patterns '*' (replaces group of symbols) and '?' (replaces one symbol).

 
Q: After running Recovery for BizTalk on the corrupted database, a folder with sql script(s) and batch file has been created. How could these files be transfigured into a new database?
A:

To recreate database, process resulting sql scripts starting with schema.sql and following by dataNNNN.sql. The database will be recreated from scratch.

To make the import procedure more convenient for the end-user an appropriate batch file is automatically created and put in the same folder as sql script(s).


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