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Restore a Full Backup/cpmove File

Discussion in 'Data Protection' started by John Fotios, Feb 27, 2017.

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  1. John Fotios

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    I am restoring a site from a back up, the back up file is a .tar.gz file and is around 130mb.

    I am following the steps in this thread: Restore a Full Backup cpmove File - Documentation - cPanel Documentation

    I have the .tar.gz file saved locally. I have selected restore backup from a file, and selected the file on my desktop. I have now pressed "restore", and the website has started loading with the blue thing spinning around in the tab (technical term). Is this the correct? Is it uploading the .tar.gz file? There is no indication to what it's doing.

    Thank you
     
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    Sorry, by "website has started loading", I mean the WHM tab where I pressed restore.
     
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    The answer is yes, you just have to wait and it'll go to the next screen eventually.
     
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    Hello,

    Yes, those are the correct steps. Let us know if you encounter any issues.

    Thank you.
     
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