In this guide I will show you how to backup the files for your website in cPanel. Performing a a partial backup of your Home directory allows you to easily restore the files yourself. Keep in mind, a full backup often requires you to contact support to restore. Using the partial backup option allows you to restore the files yourself.
Here is a summary of the steps to backup your website:
1. Login to cPanel
2. Click Backups in the Files section of cPanel
3. Click the “Home Directory” button to download a compressed copy of your files.
4. Save the backup file to a safe location, such as an external drive, or Disk.
Read more in our full guide: How to Backup your Website Files in cPanel – http://www.inmotionhosting.com/support/website/backup-and-restore/backup-website-files-in-cpanel
We also have a tutorial on How to Restore Website Files in cPanel – http://www.inmotionhosting.com/support/website/backup-and-restore/restore-website-files-in-cpanel
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