How to Transfer Backup from cPanel to VPS

February 9, 2022 / cPanel & WHM

In this article, you will find how to move the backup to VPS from cPanel. Backups are used to recover the lost data. Taking backups is a good process of saving your data.

The following steps are as follows:

1. Log in to the cPanel account.

2. Select the “Backup” option from the “Files” section.

3. Click on the “Download a Full Account Backup” option.

4. You will enter into a new page.

5. Select the backup destination as “Secure Copy” SCP.

6. Enter the email address where you want to receive the notifications after completion. And if you don’t want to receive then tick the circle just below the option of an “Email address”.

7. Enter the IP address of the VPS under the “Remote Server” option.

8. Write the username of the account under “Remote User” and if this option is left empty it will consider it as the root user.

9. Give the password for the user account under the “Remote Password” option.

10. Enter the “Port” from your VPS information. You can also leave this option empty.

11. Provide the path for moving the backup files on your VPS under the “Remote Dir”.

12. And finally click on the “Generate Backup” button.

This way you can easily move the backup from cPanel to VPS. We hope you found it to be very easy and clear. If you still need any assistance, our support experts are always ready to help you out. Just contact them. You can raise a ticket, live chat or even call 24×7.

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