A simple restore will reload only the Active Directory Database. It makes no other changes to your computer. It is the quickest and easiest way to restore the AD database.
A simple restore will reload only the Active Directory database files (typically C:\Windows\NTDS\*) and the System Volume (typically C:\Windows\SYSVOL\*).
A simple restore can be done only on the original computer where the backup was made.
A simple restore can reload AD from a backup of the System State created by Windows Server Backup (wbadmin start systemstatebackup).
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