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Activate Automatic Backups for Your Wordpress Install

For Wordpress installed in Standard Mode on Managed Server contracts through the 1&1 App Centre.

Learn how to enable automatic backups for your Wordpress installed in Standard Mode.

The 1&1 App Centre now offers a Wordpress backup management section which you can set to automatically back up your Wordpress installation on a monthly bassis. This added feature is inclusive of the 1&1 App Centre and is not an add-on feature at additional cost.

Increase your peace of mind by enabling the automatic backup using the steps below, allowing you to restore any of your backups at any time, should you need to.

Step 1
Log in to your 1&1 Control Panel and select the relevant package.
Step 2
Click the 1&1 App Centre link from the Hosting panel.
Hosting > 1&1 App Centre
Hosting > 1&1 App Centre
Step 3
Enable Automatic backups by toggling the switch underneath the project details. Project details panel
Project details panel
Step 4
Click the Backups button. Project details panel
Project details panel
Step 5
Here you can see details about when the next backup is scheduled. After your first backup is created, you will see it listed on this page with details and options, such as to restore the backup or even download it. Backup settings and management page
Backup settings and management page
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