How to Backup WordPress to File with Duplicator

For WordPress, there are many options available to backup a WordPress website. Today we will discuss, how can you backup your WordPress to file with Duplicator WordPress plugin.

Backup WordPress

Step 1: First login to your WordPress Admin area.

Step 2: If you do not have WordPress Duplicator plugin, you will have to first install it. Click the Duplicator link from the navigation menu.

WordPress Duplicator

Step 3: On the Packages page click the Create New button.

Create Backup

Step 4: Enter a name for the backup, then click the Next button.

Backup File name

Step 5: It will now scan your website to check if it can be backed up successfully or not. Once the scan is complete click the Build button.

Build Backup

Step 6: Once the backup is generated, you can download Installer file and Archive. You can also use One-Click Download to download both the Installer and Archive files at the same time.

Download WordPress Backup

Bingo! You have successfully backup WordPress to File with Duplicator WordPress plugin. In our next guide, we will discuss how to restore the WordPress backup.

Having trouble to Backup WordPress to File with Duplicator?

Duplicator is one of the plugins to backup and restore WordPress site. If you are having any issue, you can try backup and restore WordPress site using UpdraftPlus plugin.

This Post Has 4 Comments

  1. Raul

    Thank you for sharing a tutorial on how to backup WordPress website using duplicator. Really easy steps to take full website backup. Thank you!

  2. Rakesh

    Thank you for sharing this. This is an easy way to backup a WordPress blog.

  3. Abramoluna1

    Very Insightful!
    Thanks for the guides!

  4. ZiporaTilda

    This is quite helpful
    I had been stuck for a while on this

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