Understand better what Dropbox backups signify and the way to activate them for your website hosting account.
Dropbox is a file storage platform, that has been gaining a lot in popularity lately as it permits you to access any content kept on its web servers from any device as long as their software is set up. The data is synchronized between all units, which means you may access it at any moment. Dropbox does not offer Internet hosting services, therefore if you upload an html file it will not display as a web page and shall not be executed. The service is used just for storing info and we've taken advantage of the fact that they supply an API to third-party firms to set up a backup service on our end, that you can use if you host your sites on our hosting servers. With this extra feature you will not need tobe worried about your content considering that you shall always have a copy of your sites on the Dropbox servers and on your PC just in case that something happens - a script update failing, deleting files accidentally, and so on.
Dropbox Backups in Cloud Website Hosting
You can use the Dropbox backup feature with all cloud website hosting plans
we offer and at no extra cost. From the respective section within the Hepsia CP, you'll be able to link a Dropbox account with several clicks and the backups will start being generated there the same day. You can choose the sites and databases which shall be copied there separately, so if you have lots of content on our end or a small disk quota with Dropbox, you'll be able to select only the content that you actually need. You can also choose the number of backups that'll be kept in your Dropbox account, ranging from three to 14, so you could have a daily copy of your data going 14 days back. Incorporating numerous accounts or deleting one that you no longer want to use is as simple. The Dropbox backups can be used along with the daily backups we keep of all your info in the event that you would like to have a copy on your PC through the Dropbox application.
Dropbox Backups in Semi-dedicated Servers
All semi-dedicated server
accounts set up on our innovative cloud hosting platform come with the Dropbox backup feature by default, so you'll be able to link an account which you have with them with several mouse clicks. The tool which you shall find in the Hepsia hosting Control panel will enable you to pick different options - what website files and databases will be backed up and what amount of copies should be kept within your Dropbox account. In this way you can have a copy just of particular content for up to two weeks back. These options can be changed effortlessly whenever you want and you can even use several Dropbox accounts or delete ones you no longer want to use. You should just make sure that the total size of the backups doesn't exceed the disk space limit you have on their end. Since the backed up content could be accessed in a standard folder on your PC, this function is a useful addition to the daily backups which we will make of your entire account at least 4 times each day.
Dropbox Backups in VPS Servers
You can reap the benefits of the Dropbox backups in case the VPS servers
you choose is set up with our in-house developed Hepsia hosting Control Panel. With the very intuitive interface, it will take you only a few mouse clicks to link the VPS to your Dropbox account and the same day our system will begin copying your data there. There are a couple of customizable options - the amount of daily backups which you will have at any moment, ranging from three to 14, and the information which shall be backed up. The latter option will permit you to decide if our system shall copy everything or only particular websites and databases, so you could get just the information that you really need, particularly if the free space inside your Dropbox account isn't enough for numerous backups with significant size. You can disconnect your account with a click within your VPS CP if you no longer wish to use Dropbox. We also offer standard backups among other administration services as part of our Managed Services package.
Dropbox Backups in Dedicated Servers
The Dropbox backups are available with all dedicated servers
obtained with the Hepsia CP and you'll be able to link the two accounts with a couple of clicks through a very user-friendly interface which shall permit you to pick the exact content which will be backed up and the number of copies which will be available inside your Dropbox account at one time. That way you will be able to take advantage of this service if you don't have enough space with Dropbox for the whole content on the server or you simply need merely some of the data. Hepsia will enable you to specify the folders to be backed up and to pick between 3 and 14 daily copies to be stored, so you could have backups for up to two weeks back. You'll be able to change these options with a mouse click whenever you want or you can eliminate the Dropbox account from the CP if you do not want to use it anymore. As a substitute our company offers in-house backups also, which you can get as a standalone service or as an element of the Managed Services package that features numerous handy server administration tasks.