Follow these steps when performing a cold backup.
- Stop Alfresco Community Edition.
- Back up the database Alfresco Community Edition is configured to use, using your database vendor's backup tools.
In parallel, backup the dir.root directory (only the
contentstore and contentstore.deleted
Backing up the contentstore.deleted directory is optional.
Store both the database and dir.root backups together as a single
For example, store the backups in the same directory or compressed file.
- Start Alfresco Community Edition.