Get to know what Dropbox backups represent and ways to activate them for your web hosting account.
Dropbox is a file storage platform, that has been gaining a lot in popularity nowadays as it allows you to access any content stored on its hosting servers via any device so long as their application is installed. The data is synchronized between all devices, which means you can easily access it anytime. Dropbox doesn't offer web hosting services, hence if you upload an html file it shall not appear as a site and shall not be executed. The service is used exclusively for storing info and we have taken advantage of the fact that they supply an API to third-party firms to set up a backup service on our end, which you could use if you host your Internet sites on our servers. With this extra function you'll not need toworry about your content considering that you will always have a copy of your Internet sites on the Dropbox servers and on your PC just in case that something happens - a script update crash, deleting files by accident, and so forth.
Dropbox Backups in Shared Web Hosting
You can use Dropbox for backups regardless of the shared web hosting plan
that you choose when you sign up and the function will be available in the Hepsia Control Panel that comes with all accounts. Linking one or even numerous Dropbox accounts takes simply a few clicks and once the connection with our system is set up, you could select if all of your content will be backed up there or only specific sites and databases. This is determined by the size of the content material which you have on our end and what amount of space you have inside your Dropbox account. The number of backups you can have ranges from 3 to fourteen and our system will generate a new one every single day, so you will have a copy of your info for up to two weeks back and you'll be able to access them on your personal computer as standard folders and files. You could change the websites or the number of backups at any time. This functionality is an outstanding addition to the backups that we will keep of your whole content 4 times a day. Provided you no longer want your Dropbox account to be linked to our system, you can remove it with only a click in your CP.
Dropbox Backups in Semi-dedicated Servers
You will be able to make use of the Dropbox backups with every single semi-dedicated servers plans
which we offer and linking the 2 accounts is rather easy. Our innovative Hepsia hosting CP will allow you to customize the process, so that you will be able to decide how many copies of your content will be kept on the Dropbox servers and if everything shall be backed up or just specific Internet sites and databases. Either option can be changed at any time and the maximum daily backups you can have at the same time is 14 provided that you have sufficient free space on their end. This functionality is quite useful in the event that you wish to have a copy of your websites on your computer system simply because the synchronization with the Dropbox servers is automatic and you will not have to download anything by hand. We also make backups four times per day of all your data and this function simply adds more security to any valuable info which you have in your semi-dedicated server account.
Dropbox Backups in VPS Servers
All VPS server
accounts that are set up with our sophisticated Hepsia Control Panel provide the Dropbox backup feature by default, therefore if you wish to take advantage of this function, you just need to link the 2 accounts with a couple of clicks and our system will begin making copies of your content each day. You'll be able to decide what will be backed up - specific domain folders and databases or the whole content, as well as how many copies will be saved on the Dropbox service - from three to fourteen. These options depend upon the size of the Internet sites on the VPS and the free space that you have with Dropbox and they can be changed anytime, providing you with additional flexibility. The function could be disabled with just a click inside the respective section of Hepsia if you no longer wish to use your Dropbox account for backups. We also provide a standard backup of your content material with the Managed Services upgrade, which features a number of other administration services.
Dropbox Backups in Dedicated Servers
The Dropbox backups are available with all dedicated web hosting plans
obtained with the Hepsia CP and you could link the 2 accounts with only a few mouse clicks through an incredibly user-friendly interface that will permit you to pick the exact content that shall be backed up and the number of copies that will be available within your Dropbox account at any time. This way you can easily take advantage of this service if you don't have sufficient space with Dropbox for the whole content on the server or you simply need just some of the data. Hepsia will allow you to specify the folders to be backed up and to select between 3 and fourteen daily copies to be preserved, so you could have backups for up to two weeks back. You could change these options with a mouse click whenever you want or you may delete the Dropbox account from the CP if you don't intend to use it anymore. As a substitute we provide in-house backups too, which you can get as a standalone service or as a part of the Managed Services package that features a range of handy server administration tasks.