Learn how to generate website files in cPanel and download it to your local computer for backup. Please be guided by the instructions below.
Generate website files in cPanel
- Login to your cPanel.
- Under the files section, click on “Backups”.
- Under Download a Home Directory Backup, click on the “Home Directory” button.
- You can now navigate to the folder your web-browser downloaded the backup to, in this case we can see our backup is named “backup-sample.com-9-24-2014.tar.gz”.
If you have a Web Hosting or a Business Hosting package, you may also use the JetBackup application in generating backups.
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