What precisely does the Dropbox backup procedure involve? How to back up your hosting account to Dropbox?
Dropbox is a file storage platform, which has been gaining a lot in popularity recently as it allows you to access any content kept on its hosting servers via any device provided their application is set up. The information is synchronized between all devices, which means you may access it anytime. Dropbox doesn't offer web hosting services, thus if you upload an html file it won't show up as a webpage and will not be executed. This service is used only for storing content and we've taken advantage of the fact that they provide an API to third-party firms to create a backup service on our end, that you could use if you host your Internet sites on our hosting servers. With this added function you won't need toworry about your content as you will always have a copy of your Internet sites on the Dropbox servers and on your personal computer in case that something happens - a script update failing, deleting files by mistake, and so forth.
Dropbox Backups in Shared Website Hosting
The Dropbox backup feature is offered with all our shared website hosting
packages and enabling it takes several mouse clicks, so you can link the account on our end to your Dropbox space effortlessly. The tool that you'll find inside the Hepsia hosting Control Panel will allow you to pick which websites and databases should be backed up independently and what number of copies should be made, the biggest amount being 14. This way you'll be able to have a daily copy of your content for the past two weeks in case that you modify or delete something that you need. How much content will be stored inside your Dropbox account and how many copies shall be available also depends on the size of the content and the disk space that you have on their end. The feature may be enabled or disabled at any time and if necessary, you can effortlessly switch the Dropbox account linked to your shared hosting space on our end or even incorporate numerous accounts and have different Internet sites backed up in different accounts.
Dropbox Backups in Semi-dedicated Hosting
Linking a semi-dedicated hosting
account to a Dropbox one is really easy and takes only a few mouse clicks, so if you host your websites on our cutting-edge cloud web hosting platform and you'd like to have backups in addition to the ones we make every day, you can set everything up quickly. This is done via the Dropbox section of the Hepsia Control Panel and our system will allow you to choose what shall be backed up - all the information, only specific website folders, just databases or a mix of the two. You can have between three and 14 daily backups at a time based upon the amount of free space you have in the Dropbox account and how large the Internet sites on our end are. You will be able to change this number and to include or take away websites at any time and the modifications shall take effect the next time our system generates backups. Detaching a Dropbox account is also very simple, thus if you no longer want to use this service, it will take you just a click to clear out your account from our system.
Dropbox Backups in Dedicated Hosting
The Dropbox backups are available with all Linux dedicated hosting
purchased with the Hepsia CP and you could link the two accounts with a couple of mouse clicks through an incredibly user-friendly interface which will enable you to pick the exact content that will be backed up and the amount of copies that will be available within your Dropbox account at any time. This way you will be able to take advantage of this service if you don't have enough space with Dropbox for the whole content on the server or you simply need just some of the data. Hepsia will permit you to specify the folders to be backed up and to pick between three and fourteen daily copies to be kept, so you could have backups for up to fourteen days back. You'll be able to manage these options with a click whenever you choose or you can delete the Dropbox account from the Control Panel if you do not plan to use it anymore. Alternatively our company offers in-house backups as well, which you'll be able to get as a standalone service or as a part of the Managed Services package that includes a variety of handy server administration tasks.