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Discussion in 'E-mail Discussion' started by azikiel, Sep 30, 2013.

  1. azikiel

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    Can I backup my emails, and save it in my computer? because it is taking up space in my server. :)


    Thank you for the reply in advance.
     
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    Hello :)

    There are no options in cPanel to download just your email files, but you can download a full website backup under the "Backup" option in cPanel. This will include email data. If you want to manually backup just the email files, and not the email accounts and filters/forwarders, then you can manually download the data from the following directory via FTP:

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    /home/$username/mail
    Thank you.
     
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    Hi,

    Thank you for the reply on my post :) I will do that.
     
  4. azikiel

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    I'm trying to back up now the email, but i can only see one email here.

    I've inserted a printscreen of it..

    emailset.jpg

    Hope you could help me.. >.<

    Thank you in advance.
     
  5. cPanelMichael

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    You must select a "Full" backup to download a backup of the entire account.

    Thank you.
     
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    Why not download them using Outlook or Thunderbird.
     
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    Thank you for the replies, much appreciated and helpful. :)
     
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