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Creating and Accessing an iSCSI File Restore



This article describes how to mount a file restore of an iSCSI share from a Datto NAS or Siris.


  • Datto SIRIS
  • Datto NAS


This type of restore will duplicate the iSCSI share. You will then be able to attach to another iSCSI share with the same or a new LUN.


1. Log in to the Web Interface for your Datto NAS, and click on the Restore tab:

Figure 1: Datto NAS Web Interface

2. Choose the iSCSI Share that you want to restore, and select iSCSI Restore. Then, choose the date you want to restore from:

Figure 2: Restore from Snapshot

3. Click Start iSCSI Restore. You will then see the Generate Target screen:

Figure 3: Generate Target

4. Choose to enable CHAP Authentication, if desired. Then, click Generate Target:

Figure 4: Generate target

Accessing the share in Windows

See the Mounting An ISCSI Share In Windows article for instructions about how to mount and access this share in Windows.

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