Get to know what Dropbox backups stand for and how to activate them from your website hosting account.
Dropbox is a file storage platform, which has been gaining a lot in popularity nowadays as it enables you to access any content saved on its web servers using any device provided their app is installed. The content is synchronized between all units, which means you can easily access it at any time. Dropbox doesn't offer Internet hosting services, therefore if you upload an html file it won't show up as a website and won't be executed. The service is used just for storing content and we've taken advantage of the fact that they supply an API to third-party businesses to create a backup service on our end, which you could use if you host your websites on our web servers. With this extra feature you'll not have tobe concerned about your content due to the fact that you will always have a copy of your websites on the Dropbox servers and on your computer system in the event that something happens - a script update going wrong, deleting files by mistake, and so forth.
Dropbox Backups in Web Hosting
You'll be able to use Dropbox for backups irrespective of the web hosting package
that you choose when you sign up and the feature will be available in the Hepsia Control Panel supplied with all accounts. Linking one or even numerous Dropbox accounts takes simply a few mouse clicks and the moment the connection with our system is created, you can select if all your data shall be backed up there or just specific sites and databases. This depends upon the size of the content which you have on our end and how much space you have within your Dropbox account. The amount of backups that you can have ranges from three to 14 and our system shall create a new one each day, so you can have a copy of your data for up to fourteen days back and you shall be able to access them on your PC as regular folders and files. You will be able to change the Internet sites or the number of backups at any time. This functionality is an outstanding addition to the backups which we shall keep of your entire content four times a day. If you no longer want your Dropbox account to be linked to our system, you can remove it with a mouse click within your Control Panel.
Dropbox Backups in Semi-dedicated Hosting
If you obtain one of our Linux semi-dedicated hosting packages
, you can take full advantage of the Dropbox backup function with ease simply because linking the 2 accounts takes no more than a few mouse clicks inside the Hepsia Control Panel, which is employed for the management of the semi-dedicated accounts. With respect to the total size of the content which you have on our end, the space quota of your Dropbox account and the info that you want to have, you can decide if your whole account shall be backed up or only certain sites and databases. Furthermore, you could choose the number of daily backups that will be kept inside your Dropbox account at any time. The amount ranges from 3 to 14 and may be changed in either direction at any moment. The Dropbox account could be removed from our system with simply a mouse click if you no longer need to use the service, although it comes really handy ifyou would like to get a copy of your files automatically on your personal computer besides the full backups which we generate on a daily basis on our end.
Dropbox Backups in VPS
All virtual private server
accounts which are set up with our state-of-the-art Hepsia CP offer the Dropbox backup feature by default, so if you would like to take advantage of this feature, you simply need to link the 2 accounts with a few clicks and our system shall begin producing copies of your content each day. You shall be able to pick what will be backed up - certain domain folders and databases or the whole data, as well as how many copies will be stored on the Dropbox service - from three to fourteen. These options are determined by the size of the sites on the VPS and the free space which you have with Dropbox and they can be modified at any time, giving you much more flexibility. The function could be disabled with only a mouse click inside the respective section of Hepsia if you no longer wish to use your Dropbox account for backups. We also provide a conventional backup of your info with the Managed Services upgrade, which features a number of other administration services.
Dropbox Backups in Dedicated Hosting
You can easily link a Dropbox account to any one of our dedicated servers hosting packages
provided you get it with the in-house developed Hepsia CP. The setup is really easy and takes only a couple of clicks, and so you will be able to have a copy of your content material both on the Dropbox servers and on your computer the exact same day you link the two accounts. If you don't have a lot of space in Dropbox or you have quite a lot of content on the dedicated server and you don't require all of it, you can choose particular domain or subdomain folders and databases to be backed up and even what amount of copies to be stored at the same time. Our system is incredibly flexible, consequently you could change the websites and the number of daily backups whenever you want. The Dropbox account could be disconnected anytime, so if you no longer would like to employ the service or you've decided to use our in-house backup service along with all other administration tasks we offer with our Managed Services upgrade, you'll be able to deactivate this function with simply a mouse click.