BackupBuddy: Local Archive Files

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Backups stored locally on your server are listed in the '''Local Archive Files''' tab on the [[BackupBuddy:_Backup_Introduction|Backup]] page.  
 
Backups stored locally on your server are listed in the '''Local Archive Files''' tab on the [[BackupBuddy:_Backup_Introduction|Backup]] page.  
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*Hover over backups listed for additional options such as downloading the backup file, sending to another destination or restoring files.
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*Backup files listed in the Local Archives tab include random characteristics in their name for increased security. Each backup file includes details such as the date created, file size, status, type and statistics.
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*The Status column includes verification that the backup is valid and contains all backup components needed for restore. Backups may display as invalid until they are completed, so click the refresh icon below the status message to re-verify the archive.
  
 
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Hover over backups listed for additional options such as sending to another server or restoring files.
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=Download File=
 
=Download File=
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To download the backup zip, hover over the backup file name and click '''Download file'''.
  
 
=Send File=
 
=Send File=
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To manually send the file to a remote destination, hover over the backup file name and click '''Send File'''. From here, you can select a destination for the backup.
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=View & Restore Files=
 
=View & Restore Files=
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New to BackupBuddy v4.0, hover over a backup file name and select "View & Restore Files" to see the contents of your backup, view text-based file contents or restore files. For more information on [[BackupBuddy:_View_and_Restore_Individual_Files|Individual View & Restore Files]] page.
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=Note=
 
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New in BackupBuddy v4.0! Hover over a Local Archive File in the listing below and select "View & Restore Files" to see the contents of your backup, view text-based file contents, or restore files.
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The '''Note''' option allows you to add a short, descriptive note to apply to the backup file for your reference.
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= See also=
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*[[BackupBuddy:_Backup_Introduction|Introduction]]
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**[[BackupBuddy:_Database_Only_Backups|Database Only Backups]]
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**[[BackupBuddy:_Complete_Backups|Complete Backup Backups]]
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*[[BackupBuddy:_Creating_a_Backup|Creating a Backup]]
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*[[BackupBuddy:_Local_Archive_Files|Local Archive Files]]
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*[[BackupBuddy:_Recent_Backup_Status|Recent Backup Status]]
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**[[BackupBuddy:_Recent_Backup_Status#Backup_Process_Technical_Details|Backup Process Technical Details]]
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Latest revision as of 15:32, August 13, 2013

Backups stored locally on your server are listed in the Local Archive Files tab on the Backup page.

  • Hover over backups listed for additional options such as downloading the backup file, sending to another destination or restoring files.
  • Backup files listed in the Local Archives tab include random characteristics in their name for increased security. Each backup file includes details such as the date created, file size, status, type and statistics.
  • The Status column includes verification that the backup is valid and contains all backup components needed for restore. Backups may display as invalid until they are completed, so click the refresh icon below the status message to re-verify the archive.


Local-archives.png


Download File

To download the backup zip, hover over the backup file name and click Download file.

Send File

To manually send the file to a remote destination, hover over the backup file name and click Send File. From here, you can select a destination for the backup.


Send-file.png


View & Restore Files

New to BackupBuddy v4.0, hover over a backup file name and select "View & Restore Files" to see the contents of your backup, view text-based file contents or restore files. For more information on Individual View & Restore Files page.


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Note

The Note option allows you to add a short, descriptive note to apply to the backup file for your reference.


Notebackup.png


See also


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