How to generate a full backup?

How to generate/download a full backup

  • cPanel
  • Plesk 10

A full backup is a backup of all of your files, e-mail, databases, etc. To run a full backup, you can not download the full backup right away. The backup takes time to perform and the server will send you an email once the backup is ready to download. Below are steps to requesting the backup to be performed.

Shared and Reseller: You may only create cPanel backups of 4 GB or less. If your backup is larger than 4GB, you must contact HostGator support for help to bypass the limit.

  1. Click Backups
  2. Click Generate/ Download Full Backup
  3. In the drop down menu, select Home Directory
  4. In the box to the right of Email Address, type the email address where you will receive notification once the back up is done.
  5. Leave the rest of the settings blank.
  6. Click Generate back up.
  7. This will generate the back up for you and place the TAR.GZ file inside of your Home Directory.
  8. You can now download the backup via cpanel / FTP/ or SSH
If you would like to download the backup from cPanel (easiest way), please do the following:
  1. Click Backups
  2. Click Generate/Download a Full Backup
  3. Under "Backups Available for Download", click the link with the file name of the backup.
  4. It will then start to download.
  5. Select a destination on your PC for where you would like to save it to.
  6. Click Save

How do I restore my own backup?

A full backup must be restored by the root user for the server. We will restore your full backups for free.

To restore a backup, simply submit a ticket in our support dept.
  • 0 utilizatori au considerat informaţia utilă
Răspunsul a fost util?

Articole similare

404 Forbidden Error

Hi,If you are getting an error like :"Forbidden, You don't have permission to access / on this...

How to change DNS Zone in cPanel?

How to change DNS zones (MX, CNAME, and A records)Shared: With cPanel 11.25, you now have...

How to configure outlook??

Please check below settings to configure email account...

How to create cpanel accounts in whm

1> Login to cpanel2> Click on WHM3> Click on Create new account in left panel4>...

How to create nameservers

How to create private name servers?   Follow the below given steps to create the private...