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Ello, retrieve lost files after deletion of account (mistake!!!)

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by kyro_02, May 14, 2005.

  1. kyro_02

    kyro_02 Member

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    Hello, basicaly what the thread title says!~

    This is on behalf of my bro.... he accidenly delete someone's account in the Webhost manager.... Now the server does daily backups how do I go about retriving the files and putting them back where they belong? all help much appreciated.... This unfortunent mistake has so far cost the unlucky user about 2 weeks without his files!

    cheers,

    Nathan.
     
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    webignition Well-Known Member

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    WHM > Backups > Restore a full backup > follow instructions

    Have you already tried this?
     
  3. kyro_02

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    There is no restore link or anything can't find it anywhere :(

    more hints please lol :P?
     
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    nickn Well-Known Member
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    Code:
    cp /backup/cpbackup/daily/username.tar.gz /home/
    /scripts/restorepkg username
    
    Try that. :)
     
  5. kyro_02

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    Ok sorry, I didn't give you guy's the hint.....

    I AM A TOTAL NEWBIEEE :(

    So I need a step-by-step process, if you can help much appreciated :)

    Thanks,

    - Nathan.
     
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    do you have root access to the server?
     
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