Get to know what Dropbox backups symbolize and the ways to enable them for your website hosting account.
Dropbox is a file storage service, which allows you to store any type of information. The files are synchronized between all computers where the Dropbox application is set up and you are able to access them via any kind of device, even a smartphone. Unlike a web hosting service where the files are executed and an html file, for instance, will show as an actual webpage with text and images on it, in Dropbox you'll see the content as a list of files and folders. If you have an account with them or start a new one, you could take full advantage of our absolutely free service and you can link a web hosting account on our end with the Dropbox account so that our system can make regular backups there. In this way you could have a copy of your info on our hosting servers, on their servers and also on your personal computer and you'll be able to access it from any machine so long as the Dropbox app is installed, which will provide you with more protection in the event that something happens with your info, such as an accidental deletion, for instance.
Dropbox Backups in Cloud Web Hosting
The Dropbox backup feature is accessible with all our cloud web hosting
packages and activating it takes several clicks, so you are able to link the account on our end to your Dropbox space easily. The tool that you'll find in the Hepsia hosting CP will enable you to pick which Internet sites and databases should be backed up one by one and what amount of copies should be created, the maximum number being fourteen. In this way you'll be able to have a daily copy of your content for the past 2 weeks in case that you change or delete something that you need. How much content will be stored within your Dropbox account and how many copies shall be available also depends on the size of the data and the disk space that you have on their end. The feature can be enabled or disabled anytime and if required, you'll be able to effortlessly switch the Dropbox account linked to your shared hosting space on our end or even add numerous accounts and have different Internet sites backed up in different accounts.
Dropbox Backups in Semi-dedicated Servers
If you get one of our semi-dedicated servers
, you could make use of the Dropbox backup feature without difficulty as linking the two accounts takes no more than a couple of clicks within the Hepsia Control Panel, which is employed for the management of the semi-dedicated accounts. Dependant upon the total size of the content you have on our end, the space quota of your Dropbox account and the data that you would like to have, you'll be able to choose if your whole account will be backed up or just specific sites and databases. Furthermore, you could pick the number of daily backups which will be kept within your Dropbox account at one time. The number ranges from three to fourteen and may be adjusted in either direction whenever you want. The Dropbox account could be removed from our system with a click if you no longer need to use the service, although it comes really handy in caseyou want to get a copy of your files automatically on your computer on top of the full backups we produce on a daily basis on our end.
Dropbox Backups in VPS Servers
You can take advantage of the Dropbox backups in the event that the VPS servers
that you pick is installed with our in-house developed Hepsia hosting Control Panel. Through the extremely intuitive interface, it'll take you simply several mouse clicks to link the VPS to your Dropbox account and the same day our system will start copying your content there. There are a couple of customizable options - the amount of daily backups that you shall have at any moment, ranging from 3 to 14, and the data which shall be backed up. The latter option will allow you to choose if our system will copy everything or only particular sites and databases, so that you could get just the info that you really need, especially if the free space inside your Dropbox account isn't enough for numerous backups with significant size. You could disconnect your account with just a mouse click in your Virtual private server CP if you no longer wish to use Dropbox. We also provide standard backups among other administration services as part of our Managed Services package.
Dropbox Backups in Dedicated Servers
All dedicated servers
that are set up with our Hepsia hosting CP include the Dropbox backup feature by default, therefore if you need to use this service, you only have to link the server to your account from the Dropbox section within Hepsia. The user-friendly interface will permit you to pick the Internet sites that'll be backed up in case that you do not need the whole content you have on the server or you just don't have a lot of free space in your Dropbox account. You'll be able to also decide how many copies of the everyday backups will be stored, so if you choose the maximum number of fourteen, for instance, you shall have a copy of your files and databases for every single day of the past two weeks. Both options could be edited anytime in the event that you change your mind with regards to the content of the number of backups you need. You could also disconnect the Dropbox account with ease if you do not want to use it or if you would rather use the backup service that's a part of our Managed services upgrade along with other useful server management tasks our system admins can perform for you.