Please whitelist cPanel in your adblocker so that you’re able to see our version release promotions, thanks!

The Community Forums

Interact with an entire community of cPanel & WHM users!

Restore cPanel Backup from PC

Discussion in 'Data Protection' started by dscreative, Jun 14, 2017.

Tags:
  1. dscreative

    dscreative Member

    Joined:
    Jun 15, 2016
    Messages:
    9
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    1
    Location:
    Sheffield, UK
    cPanel Access Level:
    Root Administrator
    Hi there,

    We need to restore a backup for one of our sites.

    We have the backup saved to our internal backup system, we haven't got the backup saved on the server itself. Is there a way to add the backup zip file, to the backup folder structure and restore it from WHM?

    Or how would I go about restoring it manually?

    Thank you
     
  2. cPanelMichael

    cPanelMichael Forums Analyst
    Staff Member

    Joined:
    Apr 11, 2011
    Messages:
    43,646
    Likes Received:
    1,787
    Trophy Points:
    363
    cPanel Access Level:
    Root Administrator
    Hello,

    Is this a cPanel-generated backup, or is it simply an archive of files associated with the account's home directory?

    Thank you.
     
    Stop hovering to collapse... Click to collapse... Hover to expand... Click to expand...
  3. dscreative

    dscreative Member

    Joined:
    Jun 15, 2016
    Messages:
    9
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    1
    Location:
    Sheffield, UK
    cPanel Access Level:
    Root Administrator
    Hi,

    It is a cPanel generated backup.
     
  4. cPanelMichael

    cPanelMichael Forums Analyst
    Staff Member

    Joined:
    Apr 11, 2011
    Messages:
    43,646
    Likes Received:
    1,787
    Trophy Points:
    363
    cPanel Access Level:
    Root Administrator
    You can use SFTP or SCP to upload the archive to the /home directory on your cPanel server and then restore it using the following option:

    "WHM Home » Backup » Restore a Full Backup/cpmove File"

    Thank you.
     
    Stop hovering to collapse... Click to collapse... Hover to expand... Click to expand...
Loading...

Share This Page

  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.
    Dismiss Notice