How do I make a backup snapshot of my Server?

This article applies to 123 Reg Dedicated Cloud Servers.

This article will explain how you can make a backup snapshot of a 123 Reg Cloud/Hybrid server.

Step 1 of 7

Log in to your 123 Reg control panel.

Log in to your Control Panel.

Step 2 of 7

In the Servers section, click on the Manage link next to the section for the server you want to manage.

Step 3 of 7

Click on the Manage button next to the Cloud Server you wish to configure.

Step 4 of 7

Click on the Backups tab.

Step 5 of 7

Then click on the Permanent snapshots link.

Step 6 of 7

Click on the Create button.

Important: During the process of creating a permanent backup snapshot your server will be shutdown.

This can take a long time, depending on the amount of data stored on your server.

Step 7 of 7

When your snapshot has been created it will show in the Server Backups – Permanent snapshot area of your Cloud Server Control Panel.