BackWPup

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WordPress Backup and more…

Author:Inpsyde GmbH (profile at wordpress.org)
WordPress version required:3.9
WordPress version tested:5.3.4
Plugin version:3.7.1
Added to WordPress repository:05-07-2009
Last updated:01-07-2020
Rating, %:88
Rated by:954
Plugin URI:http://backwpup.com
Total downloads:10 096 545
Active installs:600 000+
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The backup plugin BackWPup can be used to save your complete installation including /wp-content/ and push them to an external Backup Service, like Dropbox, S3, FTP and many more, see list below. With a single backup .zip file you are able to easily restore an installation. Please understand: this free version will not be supported as good as the BackWPup Pro version. With our premium version you get first class support and more features.

  • Database Backup (needs mysqli)
  • WordPress XML Export
  • Generate a file with installed plugins
  • Optimize Database
  • Check and repair Database
  • File backup
  • Backups in zip, tar, tar.gz format (needs gz, ZipArchive)
  • Store backup to directory
  • Store backup to FTP server (needs ftp)
  • Store backup to Dropbox (needs curl)
  • Store backup to S3 services (needs curl)
  • Store backup to Microsoft Azure (Blob) (needs curl)
  • Store backup to RackSpaceCloud (curl)
  • Store backup to SugarSync (needs curl)
  • PRO: Store backup to Amazon Glacier (needs curl)
  • PRO: Store backup to Google Drive (needs curl)
  • Send logs and backups by email
  • Multi-site support only as network admin
  • Pro version and support available – BackWPup Pro
  • NEW – PRO: Restore your backups with only a few clicks from your WordPress backend. Also available as Standalone App.
  • NEW – PRO: Encrypt backup archives and restore from encrypted backups.

In case you need to comply with the new GDPR regulation, check out our post BacKWPup, Backups and GDPR.

Requirements

  • WordPress 3.9 and PHP 5.3.3 required! (read more about recommended php version and why you should switch to modern php)
  • To use the Plugin with full functionality PHP 5.3.3 with mysqli, FTP,gz, bz2, ZipArchive and curl is needed.
  • Plugin functions that don’t work because of your server settings, will not be displayed in admin area.

Our friends at OSTraining have done a tremendous job with their video tutorials on BackWPup. The complete series of five videos have been made available for free on YouTube.

(Are you a WordPress novice? Check out all of OSTraining’s WordPress video trainings!)

Remember: The most expensive backup is the one you never did! And please test your backups!

Get the BackWPup Pro Version with more features.

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