User-defined restore points

In this article, you'll learn to create a new user-defined restore point for a dedicated SQL pool in Azure Synapse Analytics by using the Azure portal.

Create user-defined restore points through the Azure portal

User-defined restore points can also be created through Azure portal.

  1. Sign in to your Azure portal account.

  2. Navigate to the dedicated SQL pool that you want to create a restore point for.

  3. Select Overview from the left pane, select + New restore point. If the New Restore Point button isn't enabled, make sure that the dedicated SQL pool isn't paused.

    Screenshot from the Azure portal, on the Overview page of a SQL pool. The New Restore Point button is highlighted.

  4. Specify a name for your user-defined restore point and select Apply. User-defined restore points have a default retention period of seven days.

    Screenshot from the Azure portal, providing the name of new user-defined restore point.

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