How do I restore FreedomBox?

Good afternoon, Freedombox backed up media-wiki to a usb flash drive. After reinstalling, I want to restore media-wiki from the backup. Here is the content of the flash drive (see screenshot), which file do I need to load to restore?

Good afternoon,
You should connect the flash drive into your FreedomBox, then navigate to “System” >> “Backups” >> “Add Backup Location”.
There you select the drive and submit the same encryption passphrase that you entered when creating the backup on your flash drive. After you click on “Create Repository” the backup(s) should be listed under “Existing Backups”.

Yes, but when I do that, I get this (see screenshot).

What if you set the Encryption type to “None”?


If you know how to use the command line, try cooying the backup into the internal storage and backing it up from there.

I had the same problem. It wouldn’t work with my backup stick, so I downloaded the last backup tar from within the backup app and uploaded it to the new installation.

The backup is done without encryption, the encryption option is set - no.

okay, do you know how to copy the files onto the box or need some help with it?

I know how to do it. Thank you!

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