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How can one access files inside a .vhdx from backup

Posted on 2014-07-12
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Last Modified: 2014-07-12
using Windows Server 2012 R2 (host and several VMs) and built-in backup feature WSB:

The VMs' OS is the same as the host's.
How can one get a file inside a .vhdx, after a full backup of the host machine?

(just the file, without restoring the entire VM) The VM may not be restored to the older date, that would cause damage. But a file inside the .vhdx at that date is needed. There is a full backup of the host at that specific date. How can one get the older version of that specific file?
Question by:campinam
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Joseph Nyaema earned 2000 total points
ID: 40192046
Just double click the vhdx or mount it.
Its contents will be browsable in Windows Explore as a mounted drive.

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ID: 40192094
thank you very much

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