How to Create a Backup of Your Database Through the Plesk Control Panel
Please note: This article is referring to making a backup of your database(s) only. If you need to backup an entire site and its file structure in addition to the database please see our article
Log into your
Plesk control panel
tab, in the
section and click the domain you wish to create a backup for
In the right sidebar, select
Find the name of the database you wish to backup and click
In the popup window that appears, select where inside of your site's file structure you wish to save the backup (this is required even if you want to download it)
If you wish to download the backup, select
Automatically download dump after creation
to create the backup
Once your database backup has been created you will be given the option to download your backup. If you don't want to download at this time click on
. The backup can be downloaded at a later time by navigating to the
Database Backup Repository
and clicking on the
icon to the right of your backup.
Article ID: 595
Created: April 10, 2012 at 10:01 AM
Modified: November 23, 2021 at 12:42 PM
Super instructions. <br /> <br />Exact, simple, worked as they have been described.
Panagiotis Mylonas (November 17, 2014 at 4:44 PM)
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