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Installatron Backup/Restore
Posted by Maria Brosnan on 14 June 2016 05:50 PM

You can access your cPanel control panel from http://yourname.co.nz/cpanel

Please replace yourname.co.nz with your own domain name.

 

Using Installatron to Backup your Website

To back-up your website using Installatron, first you need to login to your cPanel control panel.

From the first Overview screen, under the Software/Services section click on Installatron Applications Installer.

Installatron Icon

 

Here you will see your installed applications. Applications can be accessed, updated, edited, backed-up, cloned, and uninstalled.

Tick the box next to your application and click the Backup button.

Installed Apps

 

Enter a Label name to identify your sites backup and click Backup.

Label name

 

You will then see a progress bar while the backup is created. Depending on the size of the website, this may take some time. Once the backup has completed, your backup can be located under the My Backups option at the top of the page.

 

Using Installatron to Restore your Website

To restore your website using Installatron, first you need to login to your cPanel.

Under the Software/Services section click on Installatron Applications Installer.

Installatron Icon

 

Click the My Backups option to view a list of available backups.

Click the Tick box to select the backup you want to restore, then click the Restore (arrow) button.

Select backup

 

Click Continue under Restore to original location. This will restore the website to the way it was the day the backup was taken.

Note: This will overwrite any files, directories and database tables that currently exist in the sites original location.

Original Location

 

The next page will detail the file names and database tables in red, which will be over written by the restore.

Click the Restore button at the bottom of the page to continue. Once the progress bar hits 100% the site restore will be completed.

Restoring backup

 

If you have any difficulty please contact Support.