Backup And Restore


Backup And Restore is a wordpress plugin through which you can take or schedule backup on local server or cloud including Dropbox, Google Drive and Amazon S3. You can restore your whole site including database on any of existing restore points with just a click. Downloading of your wordpress site, database and all of your backups are also possible which can be restored through the zip file and the sql file.

The plugin helps you manage the backup and restoring process in a easy, secure and reliable way on scheduled as well as on-demand basis.

Key Features

Full Backup

Backup and restore helps to make whole site is backup along with database on local server. It also displays total size of total local backup and number of restore points created.

Quick Backup

In quick backup only the files which are modified after last backup taken are considered for backup.
It also displays information regarding total size and total number of restore points.

Dropbox Backup

You can take full backup of your site with database on dropbox, you have to provide correct credentials. You mainly have to provide Dropbox Api key, Dropbox Api Secret and Dropbox Access Token.

Amazon S3 Backup

Your backup can also be uploaded on your amazon S3 account the only thing you need to do is provide the correct credentials.

Google Drive Backup

Just click on the Google Drive Backup and provide correct credentials to upload your backup on google drive.

Download your site and database

You can download your wordpress site in zip format and date in sql format.

Disk Space Information

A notification mail is send regarding the disk space avaliable on the Server to admin. Site owner is aware with Disk space avaliable on server.

Auto Deletion

Setting enables to delete backup automatically after a scheduled time or after a specific numbers of backup. This save site owner time from removeing old backup as well as solve the headache of Server’s Disk Space issue.

Log and Restore

In log and restore all backups are listed in different section according to the location where backup is taken .



In configuration settings(API credentials) of different cloud servers are saved.Settings can be easily saved and reset.There are three section seach for Dropbox, Amazon S3 and Google Drive.


In customization section folders can be selected for backup, if this feature is enabled then only selected folders and files are backuped.

Auto Deletion

Setting enables to delete backup automatically after a scheduled time or after a specific numbers of backup.

  • Setting for Enable/Disable auto deletion.
  • Method used for Auto-Deletion :
  1. Time based: Execute auto delete after a specific interval of time.
  2. Frequency based: Execute auto delete when backups are reached to a specific number provided by the admin.


  • Enable/Disable setting to delete server backups.
  • Notification of space send to mail as admin provides in percentage.


Backup Schedule

There are options to schedule your backup on the basis of time and event.

Schedule Timely

You can schedule your backup timely(Weekly, Daily, Monthly) and you have to sit back and wait at the time of scheduled backup.

Schedule On Event

You can schedule your backup on plugin activation, plugin deactivation and theme activation.

Scheduled Jobs

In this section all backups which are scheduled on timely basis are displayed with following options

1. Hook

It is the hook on which the backup us scheduled.

2. Type

It is the type of backup i.e. on which server backup is taken(Local, Dropbox, Google Drive and Amazon S3).

3. Timing

The actual time at which the backup is scheduled.

4. Next Execution

Next execution time of the Scheduled backup

How to use it

Backup and restore is a wordpress plugin which is really going to make your life tension free and easy it provide single click backup and restore feature. But you need to do some setups regarding your API credentials for using feature of cloud backup.

Minimum Requirements

  • WordPress 4.0 or greater.
  • PHP version 5.5.5 or greater.
  • CURL extension must be installed.
  • Zip extension must be installed.
  • MySQL version 5.0 or greater

Other Features

Responsive Design

Take full control over responsive design on different views.

Translation Ready

.po and .mo files included, for easy translation to your own language.

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