This tutorial is dedicated for the creation and restoration of backups in CWP.
To download backups to your computer in CWP:
Firstly, login to your CWP account
Navigate to File Management->Backup->Download a backup copy tab
Now you will have some options:
- Download a full website backup – with this action, you will be able to download a full backup of your site. It’s very useful if you want to transfer the site to another server or to restore it in case an issue arise.
- Home Directory – download an archive containing your home directory
- All MySQL – download a backup of all your MySQL/MariaDB databases
- All Account Email – backup of all your email accounts.
To restore a backup of your computer in CWP:
Login to your CWP account
Navigate to File Management->Backup->Restore a backup copy tab
Upload a home directory backup or a MySQL database backup.
Congratulations! you made it till the end. Now start creating (or restoring) the backups in CWP.