How can I create a backup of my website?

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This FAQ will help you to back up your website files.

The below video and step by step instructions will help you to back up your website files using your Web hosting control panel.



1

Log in to your 123-reg control panel

log in to 123-reg account

2

Scroll down to the Web hosting section.

scroll down to the web hosting section

3

Select your domain name using the drop-down menu and then click on the Manage button.

select your domain name and click on the manage button

4

Now click on File Manager.

click on file manager

5

In your File Manager, select the file and click on Open.

click on open

6

Your file will start to download on your Web Browser.

click on upload

7

You can now save the file in a backup folder.

click on upload

Follow the steps below if you wish to back up your entire website.

1

In your File Manager, select your website files and click on Pack .

zip your files

2

Create a name for the folder and select the zip option.

create a name for your folder

3

Click on the Pack button.

click on pack

4

Select the zip folder for your website files and click on Open.

click on open

5

Once your files have downloaded, just save them in a backup folder.

click on unpack


For users who have a Professional Hosting package you have an additional method for backing up your files.

1

In your Web Hosting control panel, click on the Backup/Restore option.

click on Backup/Restore

2

Click on Create Full Backup to make a full backup of your website.

click create a full backup

3

To make a backup of just one section of your website, just click the directory folder you'd like to back up and click Create Partial Backup.

click on create a partial backup

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