Restore SQL database to another database

I need to restore some live data from the 'live' database into a 'trial' database on the same sql server 2012 and am having difficulty using the sql backup restore, so much so i ended up restoring the live data into itself, luckily I was able to roll it back but it was a twitchy time as i'd foolishly not done a backup of the live data as i didn't think i was touching that database.
Daniel ForresterDirectorAsked:
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Qlemo"Batchelor", Developer and EE Topic AdvisorCommented:
Make sure to provide a different database name when restoring. Depending on where you do it in, the file names will be renamed automatically.
If you want to do per SQL:
restore database Test from disk='C:\Backup\LiveDB.bak' with move
'LiveDB_data' to 'C:\MsSql\Data\Test.mdf',
'LiveDB_Log' to 'C:\Mssql\Data\Test.ldf'

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Andrei FomitchevCommented:
Change File Names and DB Name in Restore DB dialog.
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