Restore a Backup on a New Machine

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Overview

If you want to Backup an Installation and Restore it on a New Machine(For eg. If you want a Backup of your WordPress Installation.)
Note : The backup will work fine only if the domain name, the path to the domain and path to the Ampps Installation folder is the same as installation on old Machine.

1) Backup the Wordpress installation as shown in the figure below.


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2) Then Click on the Backup Installation icon.


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3) Go to the Backups page.


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4) Then download the Backup from the backups page or go to /path/to/Ampps/private/softaculous_backups/ folder.


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5) Copy this backup file on your new machine at the following path /path/to/Ampps/private/softaculous_backups/

6) Now go to the Backups Page on the new server.

7) You can see your backup listed here. Just Restore that backup as shown in the figure below and your Old installation is Restored and ready to use.


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