How to Make a Backup of Joomla with Softaculous
Written by Milton Parada Sunday, 17 February 2013
This article is about a full backup of your Joomla website using Softaculous.
Log into your Cpanel and follow these steps:
- In the section “Software / Service”, click Softaculous:
- Inside Softaculous, click on the box icon that says “All Installations”, on the top right of the page:
- This shows a page where you can see the applications installed on your domain. Look for the Joomla install (any version) that you want to backup, and click on the backup icon:
- After, it will ask you what you want to backup: Directory or Database. Choose both options and click on Backup Installation:
At the end of the process, it will show this message:
“The backup was created successfully. You can download it from the Backups page.”
This concludes how to make a backup of Joomla with Softaculous.