Xopero application allows you to backup FTP server. To create a valid backup set, you need FTP server address, port, user name and password.
Creating Backup set
To create a FTP backup set, you need to open Xopero and run the Backup set, wizard by clicking on New backup set button in My backup sets tab.
In the What you want to backup? field, you need to choose Advanced copy and then FTP from the dropdown list. Name this backup set.
To properly configure backup set in Host field enter the FTP address (like name_server.domain.com), next select the port on which server is running and enter the name and password of user who has permission to log on the server. You can also enter the path to directory in Remote directory field - then will be performed only backup of this folder, else backup includes all server resources.
To restore data from backup, you need to open Xopero and go to Restoring. All backed up files will be available in the FTP branch.
Expand the branch and mark the checkbox next to the files which has to be restored. Then click on the Restore selected button.
|To restore previous version of the database right click on its name and from context menu select Show file versions.|
The files restore settings window will be displayed where you have to select the location where the backup files will be saved.
Files restore using FileZilla Client
To restore backed up files to an FTP server use external software, in this case FileZilla.
First you have to log in to your FTP server by FileZilla Client. In Host field field enter the FTP address next enter the name and password of user who has permission to log on the server and port on which server is running. Then click Quickconnect.
To transfer data from directory, to which you have previously downloaded, to a remote location just drag it between local side and remote side.