How To Create a Full Site Backup in cPanel

Note: You will need your CPanel username and password. If you do not have this information, shoot us and email and we will send it to you!

  1. Log into your cPanel by going to
  2. Enter your username and password.
  3. Click "Backups" under the Files section.
  4. Click "Download or Generate a Full Website Backup"
  5. The Backup Destination should be set to Home Directory.
  6. Enter your email address. It will send you an email once the backup has been created.
  7. Once you receive the email, go back into the Backups section and click "Download or Generate a Full Website Backup" again.
  8. There should be a link under "Backups Available for Download".

This will download a large zipped folder. This will have the latest copy of your website data.