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Steps to restore full server backup

Discussion in 'Data Protection' started by SSy, Jul 18, 2016.

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  1. SSy

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    I have been unable to find this information in clarity anywhere, as most guides reflect individual cPanel accounts. I've got a lot of custom settings in WHM and do not want to have to re-do all that or install each individual plugin/add-on manually.

    So I have 'Backup System Files' checked, as well as all the accounts, and the databases.

    So how does one restore the system files?
     
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    SysSachin Well-Known Member

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    Hello,

    May I know you want to restore backup on new server or you have rebuild your server ?

    I mean why you want to restore system files ?
     
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    This is in case my server crashes and needs to be wiped - I'm basically asking what use backing up the system files is, as I cannot find any clear guide on how to restore anything using it.
     
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    Hello,

    System backups are documented at:

    System backups

    You may also find this feature helpful:

    Backup/Restore/Transfer Service Configurations

    Thank you.
     
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