How to backup Front Accounting

frontAccountingA very important part of managing an accounting system is the backup.  There are 2 parts to the backup of Front Accounting, namely the database and the website files.

Backup the database

  1. Go to Setup > Backup and Restore.
  2. Choose compression type zip.
  3. Click Create Backup.
  4. The backup .sql file is stored in the /company/0/backup directory.

Backup files can be downloaded, deleted, uploaded and even viewed from here.


Backup the website files

Using your favourite FTP client download all the website files, and for convenience you might want to zip them up.


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