Create Backup Schedule

Create a Backup Schedule on Multiple Sites

  1. Login into your MainWP Dashboard
  2. Go to the MainWP > Extensions > Buddy page
  3. Click the Schedules buttonMainWP Buddy - Schedules Page
  4. Locate the Add New Schedule options boxMainWP Buddy - Add New Schedule
    1. Add a Schedule name (for your use only)
    2. Select Backup profile (database, complete backup or any custom made profile)
    3. Select Backup interval (time period between backups)
    4. Set Date and Time of the next (first) run
    5. Optionally, set a Remote destination
    6. Select if you want to delete a local backup after successful upload to a remote destination
    7. Enable the Schedule
  5. Select your Child Sites that you want to backup
  6. Click the Add New Schedule button

Create a Backup Schedule on a single Site

  1. Login into your MainWP Dashboard
  2. Go to the MainWP > Sites > Manage page
  3. Locate the site that you want to backup
  4. Under the Site column, click the Edit actionAction Row - Edit
  5. Go to the Buddy Page
  6. Click the Schedules button
  7. Set the Overwrite General Settings option to YES and click the Save Changes buttonBackWPup - Overwrite General Settings
  8. Locate the Add New Schedule options boxMainWP Buddy - Add New Schedule
    1. Add a Schedule name (for your use only)
    2. Select Backup profile (database, complete backup or any custom made profile)
    3. Select Backup interval (time period between backups)
    4. Set Date and Time of the next (first) run
    5. Optionally, set a Remote destination
    6. Select if you want to delete a local backup after successful upload to a remote destination
    7. Enable the Schedule
    8. Click the Add New Schedule button