Step 1 - Downloading files
You can easily find your files backups by opening your cPanel and clicking on File Backups:
Select the date of Backup that your want to download and click on File Manager:
Inside the File Manager, select the public_html folder and/or the folders for additional domains, then click on Download Selected and wait until download link is generated:
Once download link is created, click on it to start downloading:
That’s it! You know how to download website files backup 😊
Step 2 - Downloading your database
Access your cPanel and click on Database Backups:
Once there, select the desired database and click on Generate Download:
Once generated, click on Download:
That’s it! Now you know how to download database backup on cPanel 😊
- If your account is bigger than 10GB’s, new backups won’t be generated automatically, in these cases it’s best to back up your website via FTP.
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