Backup and restore configuration
Make a backup or restore your configuration from the SMS Server manager file menu.
File -> Backup Configuration Data
This is useful when transferring a configuration from your test setup to your production setup. However, it cannot replace creating a full server or database backup.
Restore a configuration by opening the SMS Server Manager and clicking
File -> Restore Configuration Data
The restore dialog first asks you to select a back directory. After that it shows a summary of what’s in the directory and you can select what to restore.
Checking ‘Configuration’ overwrites the entire configuration with the configuration from the backup.
Keep in mind that the service and all channels restart during the restore process.