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Back up your website in cPanel

You should always keep backups of your website — there’s no other way to prepare for the unexpected. gives you two options for backups:

MethodAdditional feeInstructions
AutomaticYesAvailable through Site Backups
ManualNoUse this article

Manual backups in cPanel

  1. From the cPanel home page, in the Files area, click Backups.
  2. In the Download a Home Directory Backup area, click Home Directory.

If you have any databases you should also download a backup of them by clicking the database’s name in the Download a MySQL Database Backup area.