How to generate a cPanel backup and sent to FTP Server?

 

  • Log into your cPanel account.
  • In the “Files” section, click on “Backup” Icon.

  • Under “Full Backup“, Click on “Download a Full Website Backup” button.

 

  • From Dropdown menu, Select Backup destination to “Remote FTP Server“, In Email field enter your email address.
    • Remote Server: FTP IP address or FTP domain name like knight.htmlwebhost.com
    • Remote User: Your FTP Username
    • Remote Password: Your FTP Password
    • Port: 21 or other FTP Port
    • Remote Dir: Remote Directory like /home/username/backupfolder/
  • Once you fill in the Remote FTP details, click on the “Generate Backup” button.