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Copy only backups should not be included in the restore list

Backups made with the copy only option checked should not be included in the backup history list of databases when restoring by default. The copy backup is used to maintain the sequence of logs so I dont think these should be shown in the

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    Andrew Hodge shared this idea  ·   ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

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      • Stephen commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        Agree with Jonathan and Andrew, option is best as we take full COPY_ONLY backups from Production and restore for parallel testing.

      • Andrew Hodge commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        If it could be the other way round. Have the option to filter copy only backups out on by default and then remove the filter to show the copy only backups

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