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transfer from whm to whm 32gb site

Discussion in 'Data Protection' started by mark135uk, May 7, 2014.

  1. mark135uk

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    ive just ordered a new server and was wondering the best way to transfer my website over, i only have 1 account on there that totals around 32gb in files and sql db (30gb files)

    will the whm transfer feature work ok because the account is so big?

    thanks mark
     
  2. cPanelMichael

    cPanelMichael Forums Analyst
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    Hello :)

    The transfer system may work fine, but generally it's advised to package the account manually when it's that large. I suggest backing up the account on the source server using /scripts/pkgacct or using the backup feature in cPanel if you do not have root access. You can then upload the archive to the destination server and restore it via:

    Code:
    /scripts/restorepkg /path/to/archive.tar.gz
    Thank you.
     
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