backup-joomla-with-cpanel

There are often mistakes built into web design that can cause many problems for the operation of the site and annoyance to those viewing the pages. This is one of the most important, yet also one of the most neglected areas of computing. Backing up your Joomla data should be at the top of your hosting maintenance list. The following information will help you develop a plan for increasing your backup security with a few simple steps than can be taken right now. All data of your hosting account need to be relevant with in your backup folder, and your entire data will get saved .

Backup current Joomla install in few steps

There are few simple steps to go through which will help a non-technical user to backup Joomla website data with an ease.

STEP 1: Log in to your cPanel account.

STEP 2: Click on the “File Manager” icon.

File Manager-Joomla

STEP 3: You must get into navigating to the folder above where Joomla is installed.

STEP 4: Check the box for the folder, hold all the files for Joomla.

Joomla Folder

STEP 5: You just have to compress the entire folder by click to the Compress button.

Compress Button Joomla

STEP 6: Make sure you must select “GZiped Tar Archive (tar.gz)” and select the destination path.

STEP 7: Then click Compress File(s) button.

GZiped Tar Archive
Within a minute or so you will have a backup compressed copy of your web hosting Joomla’s installation folder you have in your account.