BackupBuddy: Creating a Backup

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1. To get started creating your first backup, expand the BackupBuddy menu from the WordPress Dashboard. Navigate to BackupBuddy > Backup.


2. Select the type of backup to be performed by clicking a backup type (Database Only or Complete (Full) Backup) or a custom Backup Profile.


3. BackupBuddy will then display the Status Log of the backup.


Note: You may leave this page and the backup will continue, though possibly with delays between steps.

4. Once the backup has completed, a green check mark will appear.


5. From here, you can select Send backup destination, Download backup or back to Backups.

For more information on managing BackupBuddy remote destinations, visit the Remote Destinations section.

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