Comparing two Backups
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To compare two backup activities of a Salesforce org or to compare one of the back-ups with live data in Salesforce, do the following:

  1. Login to your Vault account.
  2. Click COMPARE.
  3. On the Compare screen, select the desired Salesforce org and the Configurations of your choice and click on GET DETAILS
  4. The list of backups performed to date will display.
    Hierarchical and archival backups are not supported for Compare functionality.
    Salesforce Org and Configuration comparison
  5. Next,
    • Select one backup from the list to compare the backup data with live data from Salesforce org or,Live comparison of Salesforce Org and configuration
    • Select two backup activities to compare them and show the metadata and data difference results.Compare two backup activities of metadata and data
  6. Click COMPARE or LIVE COMPARISON based on the backup selection.
  7. On the next screen, view the metadata/data comparisons between two backups. Use the Search filter option to find any specific record.Salesforce Metadata Salesforce Data
  8. Click on the individual object to view the detailed line-level comparison report between two backups.Salesforce Data
  9. You can filter the comparison report based on the record types i.e., whether the records were modified, deleted or no changes happened to date.Comparison data on record types
  10. You can even search for specific columns and text to filter and view the comparison record for specific column
  11. Select the Report you want to compare, then click on TRIGGER RESTORE.Trigger restore
  12. Please follow the instructions as mentioned in the Compare checklist as shown below.Replicate checklist
  13. Click GOT IT after you've gone through the checklist and to close the popup screen.

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