What precisely does the Dropbox backup procedure entail? How to save your Internet hosting account to Dropbox?
Dropbox is a file storage platform, which has been gaining a lot in popularity recently as it permits you to access any content stored on its web servers through any device so long as their app is set up. The information is synchronized between all units, which means you may access it at any time. Dropbox doesn't offer web hosting services, therefore if you upload an html file it shall not show up as a webpage and will not be executed. This particular service is used only for storing content and we've taken advantage of the fact that they offer an API to third-party companies to create a backup service on our end, that you'll be able to use if you host your websites on our hosting servers. With this additional function you will not need tobe concerned about your content since you shall always have a copy of your Internet sites on the Dropbox servers and on your laptop or computer in the event that something happens - a script update failure, deleting files by mistake, and so on.
Dropbox Backups in Cloud Hosting
If you want to take full advantage of our Dropbox backup service and you've got a cloud hosting
account, you could permit this option with one or two clicks within your Hepsia CP and our system will start creating backups the same day. Depending on the disk space quota of your Dropbox account and just how much content you've got on our web servers, you can select the number of different backups that'll be created, ranging from three to fourteen. You'll be able to also decide if backups will be made only of the site files or of the databases too and Hepsia will permit you to enable this option for each site or database independently, to ensure you can back up precisely the content that you actually need. Activating the service is super easy and all it takes is to incorporate your Dropbox account inside the corresponding section of Hepsia. You can even add a number of accounts and removing one that you no longer want to use takes simply a mouse click. You can use this service along with our regular backups that are produced 4 times a day and incorporate all of your files and databases.
Dropbox Backups in Semi-dedicated Hosting
All semi-dedicated hosting
accounts set up on our state-of-the-art cloud Internet hosting platform include the Dropbox backup function by default, so you can link an account that you have with them with several clicks. The tool that you will find within the Hepsia hosting CP will permit you to select different options - what site files and databases will be backed up and what amount of copies must be kept within your Dropbox account. That way you can have a copy only of particular content for up to 14 days back. These options could be altered with ease anytime and you may even use numerous Dropbox accounts or delete ones you no longer want to use. You should just make sure that the total size of the backups does not exceed the disk space limit you have on their end. As the backed up content can be accessed in a regular folder on your computer, this feature is a handy addition to the daily backups that we will generate of your entire account at least four times each day.
Dropbox Backups in VPS
All virtual private server
accounts which are set up with our advanced Hepsia Control Panel include the Dropbox backup function by default, thus if you want to take advantage of this feature, you just need to link the 2 accounts with several clicks and our system will begin making copies of your content every day. You shall be able to select what will be backed up - certain domain folders and databases or the entire content, as well as how many copies will be stored on the Dropbox service - from 3 to fourteen. These options depend on the size of the sites on the VPS and the free space that you have with Dropbox and they could be changed anytime, providing you with more flexibility. The function could be disabled with only a mouse click inside the respective section of Hepsia if you no longer wish to use your Dropbox account for backups. We also provide a regular backup of your info with the Managed Services upgrade, which features a wide variety of other administration services.
Dropbox Backups in Dedicated Hosting
All Linux dedicated servers hosting packages
that are provided with our Hepsia hosting CP incorporate the Dropbox backup feature by default, therefore if you wish to employ this service, you just have to link the server to your account through the Dropbox section inside Hepsia. The user-friendly interface will allow you to choose the sites that will be backed up if you don't require the whole content which you have on the server or you simply don't have much free space inside your Dropbox account. You'll be able to also select how many copies of the day-to-day backups shall be stored, hence if you choose the maximum number of fourteen, for example, you will have a copy of your files and databases for every single day of the past two weeks. Both options could be edited at any time if you change your mind regarding the content of the number of backups that you need. You could also disconnect the Dropbox account easily if you do not want to use it or if you want to use the backup service that's a part of our Managed services upgrade along with other useful server management tasks our system administrators can perform for you.