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Back up your website in cPanel

You should always keep backups of your website — there's no other way to prepare for the unexpected. GoDaddy gives you two options for backups:

Method Additional fee Instructions
Automatic Yes Available through Site Backups
Manual No Use this article

Manual backups in cPanel

  1. From the cPanel home page, in the Files area, click Backups.
  2. In the Download a Home Directory Backup area, click Home Directory.

If you have any databases you should also download a backup of them by clicking the database's name in the Download a MySQL Database Backup area.

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