Backup and restore overview
The control panel performs a full
backup of your data in compressed
format. A compressed backup reduces the file size to approximately
30% of the original file size.
You can back up and restore the following data.
You must have FTP access
to back up and restore files.
A full backup consumes
tremendous CPU and memory resources.
The MySQL password
is backed up as metadata; however, the password is not restored if a site
is migrated between servers.
The control panel
does not back up site statistics.
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Published April 16, 2004