Is it possible to browse/restore separate files or folders from the Virtual Machine/Ploop Container backup using PVA or command line?
Starting from Parallels Cloud Server 6.0 Update 7 it is possible to attach backup as a block device to the Virtual Machines and Ploop Containers in order to restore separate files and folders.
This feature was implemented in scope of PSBM-21999.
To read the contents of a Virtual Machine or Ploop Container backup, you can attach it to a Virtual Machine or Ploop Container as a virtual hard disk.
# prlctl set <$VE_NAME> --backup-add <$BACKUP_UUID> --disk <$DISK_NAME.hdd.tib>
For more detailed instructions for Virtual Machines and Ploop Containers refer to User`s Guide :
Feature request PVA-34140 (request to implement backup browse and selective restore for VM via PVA), will be implemented in future updates of the product.