How to perform a Full Backup and Domain Backup in Plesk Panel

2020-10-23 By Mark 3678 Views linux windows plesk backup security
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Backup is an important part of security and this can recover the server data in a case involving primary data failure. Before making any changes to the website or major panel setting, it is also better to create a backup and Plesk has a built-in backup tool to create backups easily.


Backing up the entire Plesk Server


  1. Log in to the Plesk account using the below link and select the Tools & Settings option from the left-hand menu.

    https://IPAddress:8443/
    

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  2. Click on the Backup Manager option under the Tools & Resources section.

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  3. Click on the Back Up button to create the backup.

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  4. Now you can choose preferable backup settings, then click on the OK button.

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  5. Once the backup process is completed, you can see a notification and the backup file details as in the below image.

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Backing up Individual Domain/Subscription


  1. Log in to the Plesk account using the below link and select Websites & Domains option from the left-hand menu.

    https://IPAddress:8443/
    

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  2. Select the website you want to back up and click on the Backup Manager option which mentions in the below image. It helps to backup and restores your domains, including settings and content of websites and mail accounts.

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  3. Click on the Back Up button to create the backup.

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  4. Now you can choose preferable backup settings, then click on the OK button.

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  5. Once the backup process is completed, you can see a notification and the backup file details as in the below image.

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