SharePoint 2013 Hosting: Backup and Restore a List or Document Library in SharePoint PowerShell

In this tutorial, I will show you how to Backup and Restore a List or Document Library in SharePoint PowerShell. So for our example , you can see the following image:


The list in this case of interest is the ‘test’ list.


Please note the trailing slash on the URL.

Now if we deleted the list through some horrible mistake the import command is as follows.

There are various flags that can be added like ‘-force’ or ‘-UpdateVersions’.

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