India English
Kenya English
United Kingdom English
South Africa English
Nigeria English
United States English
United States Español
Indonesia English
Bangladesh English
Egypt العربية
Tanzania English
Ethiopia English
Uganda English
Congo - Kinshasa English
Ghana English
Côte d’Ivoire English
Zambia English
Cameroon English
Rwanda English
Germany Deutsch
France Français
Spain Català
Spain Español
Italy Italiano
Russia Русский
Japan English
Brazil Português
Brazil Português
Mexico Español
Philippines English
Pakistan English
Turkey Türkçe
Vietnam English
Thailand English
South Korea English
Australia English
China 中文
Somalia English
Canada English
Canada Français
Netherlands Nederlands

How to back up website from cpanel

You can obtain back up for two reasons:

-To restore incase an update goes wrong

-To transfer to a new host

When obtaining back up for restoring purposes, kindly use partial back up: this means files will be a separate back up on home directory, database will be also separate and mails will be separate.

It is recommended to facilitate restore process of back up files.

Full back up is recommended for those transferring to a new host:

Partial back up

  • Login to cpanel using the details provided on New account information email
  • Go to file section
  • Click back up wizard
  • Click back up

Website files –partial back up

  • To back up files only click home directory back up,
  • click home directory button to download the back up files
  •  choose save file and click ok to complete download

Database-partial back up

  • To back up databases only click MYSQL database,
  • click  databases button to download back up databases(if your website was database driven)
  •  choose save file and click ok to complete download

Email-partial back up

  • To back up emails only click email forwarders and filters,
  •  select the forwarder email whose back up you want to download
  • choose save file and click ok to complete download


Share some Love
× WhatsApp us