Backup/Restore from one server to another or from one Site Collection to another (with PowerShell command)

In SharePoint 2010, PowerShell command Backup-SPSite is used for taking backup. you can get details of the command from the msdn link.

The following command will backup the site collection ‘http://myserver’.

Backup Command: Restore-SPSite -Identity http://myserver -Path "c:\backup\file.bak" 

Restore Command for new site: Restore-SPSite -Identity http://myserver -Path "c:\backup\file.bak" 

Restore Command for existing site: Restore-SPSite -Identity http://myserver -Path "c:\backup\file.bak" -force

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