How do you backup data from MongoDB?
Also question is, how do I restore a collection in MongoDB?
Steps to restore specific collection in the mongodb. 1) Go to the directory where your dump folder exists. 2) Execute following command by modifying according to your db name and your collection name. dump/ is the folder with your mongodump data, test is the db, and purchaseorders is the collection.
Beside above, how take MongoDB dump Ubuntu? To create a backup, you can use a command-line utility called mongodump . By default, mongodump will create a backup of all the databases present in a MongoDB instance. To create a backup of a specific database, you must use the -d option and specify the name of the database.
Besides, where is Mongodump stored?
By default, mongodump saves output files in a directory named dump in the current working directory. To send the database dump to standard output, specify “ - ” instead of a path. Write to standard output if you want process the output before saving it, such as to use gzip to compress the dump.
How copy MongoDB database to another server?
Transfer MongoDB Database Right-click your target connection in the Connection Tree and select Add Database… In the pop-up window type the name of the source database you copied from the source connection and press OK. It's important to note that both connections have to be open while copy-pasting databases.