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How to backup Feng Office

This page is about how to backup your Feng Office installation manually. If you want to learn about the backup plugin that allows you to create backups from the administration panel, please see the page Backup (Plugin).

What needs to be backed up?

What information do you need

How to back up Feng Office

  mkdir /path/to/backup
  cp -R /var/www/feng /path/to/backup

A) mysqldump (replace words between brackets for the correct values)

  mysqldump -h [host] -u [username] -p [database] > /path/to/backup/db.sql

B) phpMyAdmin

  1. Select Feng Office's database
  2. Click “Export”
  3. Select to export to “SQL
  4. Select to export the “Structure” as well as the “Data”
  5. Select to “Save as file”
  6. Click on “Go” and save the generated file to /path/to/backup/db.sql

How to restore a backup

  cp -R /path/to/backup/feng /var/www

A) mysql command

  mysql -h [host] -u [user] -p [database] < /path/to/backup/db.sql

B) phpMyAdmin

  1. Select Feng Office's database
  2. Click “Import”
  3. Choose the database script created on backup (/path/to/backup/db.sql)
  4. Click “Go”