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When you restore your SharePoint Portal Server 2003 portal from a backup made by using the SharePoint Portal Server Data Backup and Restore tool, customizations that you made to the noise word files that are located in the following folder (where drive is the drive where SharePoint Portal Server is installed) are not restored:
drive:\Program Files\SharePoint Portal Server\DATAThe noise word files are restored by using the default versions that are used when you install SharePoint Portal Server.
To work around this behavior, make customizations to the noise word files on your SharePoint Portal Server at the portal level instead of at the root level.
Portal noise word files are stored in the following folder (where GUID is the GUID for the portal):
drive:\Program Files\SharePoint Portal Server\DATA\Applications\GUIDRoot level noise word files are stored in the following folder:
drive:\Program Files\SharePoint Portal Server\DATAFor more information about how to work around this behavior, see the "Editing a Noise Word File" topic in the About Microsoft Office SharePoint Portal Server 2003 Administrator's Guide.
During a Backup operation, the contents of the following folder are not backed up:
drive:\Program Files\SharePoint Portal Server\DATAOnly the contents that appear under the following program folder are included in a backup and restore:
drive:\Program Files\SharePoint Portal Server\DATA\Applications\GUID