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How to configure backups in Blesta

How to configure backups in Blesta

Blesta can be configured to automatically produce database backups.

Backups can also be downloaded manually, at any time.

To configure or manually download a backup, click the Settings link in the upper right corner.

Click the System tab…

… then click Backup.

From here you can force a backup by clicking Force Offsite Backup.

Or you can download a backup immediately by clicking Download Backup.

That’s it! Our backup has been downloaded to our computer.

To setup automated backups using Secure FTP, click the Secure FTP link.

Complete the form and click Update Settings to set up automated Secure FTP backups.

To setup your backups with Amazon S3, click the Amazon S3 link under Backup.

Complete this form to setup automated Amazon S3 backups.

This is the end of the tutorial. You now know how to setup automated backups of your Blesta database, and force immediate backups.